Summer Program Teacher
JOIN OUR TEAM - The Summer Program Teacher (Reading Reaps Rewards Summer Program Instructor) will oversee the implementation of the curriculum and activities for the Summer Adventure Camp program at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center. Instructors will work primarily with a group of youth who are between the ages of 6 and 9 years old. We are looking to a hire certified teacher who has experience working with elementary school aged youth and who is willing to work with community partners to help construct a curriculum and then implement it during the weeks of June 28th- August 20th. Instructor will be responsible for professional development for staff, creating reports and curriculum. This is a seasonal position.
Program Description: The MLK Community Center is running an 8-week summer learning camp focused on summer learning loss prevention. The program involves rising first to fifth graders who will be engaged through experiential learning throughout the summer.
Qualifications: Rhode Island Teaching Certification required. Experience working in a summer camp setting preferred. The successful applicant will have the ability to work with children and keep them actively engaged in a variety of activities. Most be willing to undergo a BCI check.
Compensation: The instructors will be compensated $30 per. There will be 10 hours of paid pre-camp training and planning March-June is required for all teachers. Instructors will be allotted 20-25 hours per week.
Apply: Please contact Tanya Gonzalez, Director of Education, at tgonzalez@MLKCCenter.org