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Part-Time Director of the Homework Assistance Program

Description: • Under the direction of the Executive Director of the Langston Hughes Community Library, the Part-Time Director of the Homework Assistance Program is responsible for coordinating all aspects of the program. • The Homework Assistance Program is geared towards students grades 1 – 8. • This position supervises a team of Part-Time Tutors, implements transitional educational programming, ensures the progress of each participant, conducts outreach and builds and maintains ongoing relationships with the Langston Hughes community. • Sources, selects and trains tutors and pairs tutors with appropriate children. • Meets on a regular basis with parents to discuss problems, issues and progress. • Maintains records of students’ assessment results, progress, feedback, or issues, ensuring confidentiality. • Facilitates training and development sessions. • Develops the curriculum and enhancement components of the program. • Selects and purchases all materials used in the program. • Regularly meets with the Executive Director for program updates, budget approvals, etc. • Prepares an itemized budget to support the NYS Education Department grants for the Homework Assistance Program. • Develops and maintains an ongoing relationship with schools and the community. Liaison to Community Board #3 and various agencies. • Seeks appropriate funding from New York City agencies when appropriate. • Performs other duties as required. • The rate of pay for this position is a range between $25.00 to 30.00 per hour based on experience. • Schedule is Monday to Friday, 3:00pm – 6:00pm with a maximum of 17 hours per week. • Part-time positions do not offer any medical or health benefits.

Salary $25 to 30 Per Hour based on experience
Type of Opportunity Part Time
Location Queens, NY
Field of Study Education
Degree Wanted Bachelor
Special Skills & Requirements • Bachelor’s Degree in Education and a minimum of three years of experience teaching in New York City required. • Must possess a valid teaching certificate from the New York State Education Department (NYSED). • Must have experience designing lesson plans. • Must have experience developing an itemized program budget. • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required. • Must have experience in managing and supervising staff. • Must have intermediate knowledge of MS Word and MS Excel; experience with other MS Office applications preferred. • Must have the ability to communicate with all levels of staff and have experience working in a collaborative environment. • Fluency in a second language spoken in Queens is preferred.
Company Name Queens Library
Contact: Shaneeza Persaud
Address: 89-11 Merrick Blvd; Jamaica , NY 11432
Email: mikisha.morris@queenslibrary.org
Phone: 718-990-0705
Website: www.queenslibrary.org
About the Company: Queens Library is a national and international leader in the delivery of public library service. Innovation and leadership are the hall marks of Queens Library. Our mission is to meet the needs of the community by offering lifelong learning opportunities and ensuring there is a positive impact in the community. Queens Library fulfills its goals by embracing innovation and change. With a history of offering pioneering programs that meet the diverse needs of the most diverse county in the US, Queens Library is a place where innovation and leaders are welcomed. Queens Library is a private, non-profit corporation located in Queens, New York and includes 65 service locations with 1,700 employees. Queens Library is the proud recipient of the following awards: 2009 Library Journal, Library of the Year, 2014 ALA/Information Today, Library of the Future, 2013 ULC Top Innovators, 2013 American-Architect’s Building of the Year (Queens Library at Glen Oaks).
How To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to mikisha.morris@queenslibrary.org and reference “Director, HAP – HOURLY” in the subject line.
Expiration Date:
(YYYY-MM-DD)
2017-10-13

 

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