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PUENTES Summer English Teacher

El Programa Hispano Católico, Gresham, OR, United States

Job - Education

Close Date: 08/05/2019

El Programa Hispano Catolico (EPHC) is a culturally specific organization providing an interrelated range of services and programs to advance racial equity and social justice through the power of our Latinx culture, community and self-determination. EPHC's vision is a thriving Latinx Community living to our fullest potential.

Summer English Teacher

24 hours over a span of 4 weeks:

Reynolds High School July 1th July 26nd 2019

Application Deadline: June 17th 2019


EPHC is seeking a teacher, preferably bilingual, to instruct language art classes during Ninth Grade Counts programming at Reynolds High School in Troutdale. EPHC offers a culturally-specific summer program for incoming 9th grade Latinx students called PUENTES (Bridges). We focus on literacy as the core of our academic programming. Academic classes will be offered in the morning followed by enrichment and life-skills programming in the afternoon. Instructor will be expected to teach 1 45-min. morning English class 4 days a week (Monday-Thursday) for the four-week period. The curriculum will focus mostly on skills to help students be prepared for 9th grade English classes in High School. Our estimation of hours includes direct teaching and planning time.


Create, prepare and deliver lesson plans and develop teaching materials on your own, following District and Organization curriculum guidelines
Manage student behavior in the classroom by establishing and implementing procedures with the students
Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities
Encourage and monitor the progress of individual students
Grade student work according to program guidelines


B.A/B.S degree in teaching from an accredited institution or related teaching field.
Some experience with the Latinx community
Preferably bilingual, English/Spanish
Show enthusiasm to work with this age population
Satisfactory results from criminal background check required

COMPENSATION: Starting pay rate is $25.00/hr.

TO APPLY: Please submit your cover letter and resume at:


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