After School Teacher SIGN ON BONUS
Homework House, a small non-profit in Holyoke providing after school tutoring and mentoring to elementary school children, seeks 3 After School Teachers. These are school-year, part time, 20 hours/wk positions and a perfect opportunity for retired educators or paraprofessionals who want to continue to make on impact. Program hours are M-F 2PM-6PM. Flexible scheduling and substitute opportunities are available.
ASTs work directly with a class of approximately 10-15 children, acting as a positive adult role model, coach, and mentor while overseeing day-to-day tutoring activities. The After School Teacher is also responsible for program and lesson planning, and supervising and advising the volunteer tutors in the classroom. ASTs also support the children in making positive behavior choices.
We offer a competitive salary ($16-$18 per hour) and there is a $500 bonus upon completing 90 days employment.
BA and elementary teaching experience strongly preferred. Applicants with an AA degree and/or 3 years experience in an after school program or as a paraprofessional in and elementary classroom will also be considered. Familiarity with the Holyoke community and fluency in Spanish a plus.