Location: New York City, New York
Type: Part Time
Horizons at Saint David’s is a tuition-free, all-boys program serving students from our partner schools in East Harlem. We provide high-quality academic enrichment as well as hands-on experiences in STEM, art, music,etc. Athletics is offered 3 days a week and swimming twice a week. Boys start as rising first graders and return each summer through their elementary and middle school years. The program runs 5 days a week for 6 weeks, from 8:30am-3:00pm Horizons at Saint David’s is one of 75 affiliates of Horizons National, which serves some 6,000 students each summer and operates in 18 states plus Washington, D.C.
Job Title: Middle School Teacher (Grade 5-8)
Direct Supervisor: Program Director Organization Supervisor: Executive Director
Teach grade-level curriculum to ensure students do not experience academic learning loss. Teachers work to maintain strong, supportive, and caring relationships with students. Additionally, the teacher is expected to work collaboratively with other teachers, administration, and staff.
? Teach and oversee a homeroom of boys
? Familiarize oneself with the Common Core State Standards and align curriculum to fit the needs of the Common Core Standards for reading, math, STEM and writing skills
? Communicate with parents and caregivers of students in homeroom
? Complete a written report card for each student at the end of the summer
? Organize field trips (minimum 2 per summer; more encouraged)
? Collaborate with others to develop project-based learning opportunities to keep students engaged
? Teach social-emotional learning through the use of RAMAPO and Responsive Classroom strategies
? Participate and attend Reunion Day and a new student assessment date on Saturdays in the winter
? Submit and update curriculum in math, language arts and STEM
? Two or more years of teacher experience in middle school grades 5-9
? Exceptional communication skills
? Strong classroom management skills with emphasis on positive reinforcement
? Bilingual is a plus
Location: Saint David’s School 12 East 89th Street, New York, NY
? July 5, 2023 - August 11, 2023
? 5 days/week
? 8:00am - 3:15pm
Saint David’s School/Horizons is committed to equal employment opportunities for all individuals. The school will make all employment decisions for employees and applicants without unlawful discrimination as to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy, age, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity and expression, creed, genetic predisposition, victim of domestic violence or any other basis protected by law.