Job Details

After School Programs Teachers (PS & K)

Catlin Gabel School, Portland, OR

Job - Education

Close Date: 08/16/2019

At Catlin Gabel School, we have a clear vision: to be the place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, stay and do their best work. We pride ourselves on being a warm and welcoming community, and we know our school's success is due in large part to the hard work and dedication of our passionate employees.



Catlin Gabel's dedication to promoting diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion is clearly reflected in our curriculum and in our mission. We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other fascinating characteristics that make us different. Applications are welcome from anyone and everyone.

We have two opportunities available in our After School Programs Department: ASP Teacher - Curriculum Leader and ASP Teacher. Both positions work alongside our Preschool and Kindergarten students.



Position Title: After-School Program Teacher/Curriculum Leader for Preschool and Kindergarten

Department: After-School Programs

FTE: .5 (Non Exempt)

Reports to: Director of After-School Programs

POSITION SUMMARY
The After-School Program Teacher/Curriculum Leader is responsible for planning and leading activities for the After-School Program (2:50-6:00) for children in Preschool and Kindergarten in the Village classroom. Working hours are Monday-Friday, 1:30-6:00pm.



Catlin Gabel believes that each employee makes a significant contribution to the school’s success. That contribution should not be limited by the assigned responsibilities. Therefore, this position description is designed to outline primary duties, qualifications, and job scope, but not limit the incumbent nor the organization to just the work identified. It is our expectation that each employee will offer his or her services wherever and whenever necessary to ensure the success of our endeavors.





ESSENTIAL DUTIES

Design and implement program curriculum and activities, ensuring the activities are appropriate to the age, interest, and developmental level of children
Work collaboratively with after-school program teachers to set a curriculum calendar
Request and order supplies for the program as needed
Facilitate the upkeep of the Village classroom environment
Work with after-school program director and after-school teachers planning and implementing activities for All-Day Programs on some no-school days
Provide an inclusive, caring environment with respect to children’s individual differences
Maintain appropriate standards for children’s behavior using non-punitive methods that promote development of problem solving skills and support self-esteem
Provide careful and concentrated supervision of children to ensure safety and learning
Communicate effectively with parents regarding children and the program
Pursue professional learning opportunities, including 15 hours of professional development every year
Attend orientations, staff meetings, and training sessions if assigned
Attend evening/weekend events, upon request
Maintain current Child Care Division Central Background Registry, Food Handler, CPR/First Aid certifications, and professional development hours in Oregon Registry Online (ORO)



WORKING CONDITIONS
The After-School Program (ASP) Teacher spends 22.5 hours a week, at least 1:30pm – 6:00pm, Monday through Friday on days when there are classes at Catlin Gabel. The ASP teacher will supervise students in the “Village” classroom, lead activities, supervise students on the playground, communicate on the phone or radio with ASP staff, interact with students and their families, and maintain the classroom environment. Occasionally there will be field trips.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

AA in education or related field or equivalent combination of training and experience
Experience designing and implementing activities for children (Preschool-Kindergarten) in childcare and/or educational settings
Enrollment in Oregon Office of Child Care’s Central Background Registry
Ability to pass a criminal background check and drug screen
Food Handlers certificate and current CPR and First Aid certification






Position Title: After-School Program Teacher – PS & K

Department: After-School Programs

FTE: .5 (Non Exempt)

Reports to: Director of After-School Programs

POSITION SUMMARY
The After-School Program Teacher is responsible for planning and leading activities for the After-School Program (2:50-6:00) for children in Preschool and Kindergarten in the Village classroom. Working hours are Monday-Friday, 2:00-6:00pm.



Catlin Gabel believes that each employee makes a significant contribution to the school’s success. That contribution should not be limited by the assigned responsibilities. Therefore, this position description is designed to outline primary duties, qualifications, and job scope, but not limit the incumbent nor the organization to just the work identified. It is our expectation that each employee will offer his or her services wherever and whenever necessary to ensure the success of our endeavors.





ESSENTIAL DUTIES

Design and implement program curriculum and activities, ensuring the activities are appropriate to the age, interest, and developmental level of children
Facilitate the upkeep of the Village classroom environment
Provide an inclusive, caring environment with respect to children’s individual differences
Maintain appropriate standards for children’s behavior using non-punitive methods that promote development of problem solving skills and support self-esteem
Provide careful and concentrated supervision of children to ensure safety and learning
Communicate effectively with parents regarding children and the program
Pursue professional learning opportunities, including 15 hours of professional development every year
Attend orientations, staff meetings, and training sessions if assigned
Attend All-Day programs and evening/weekend events, upon request
Maintain current Child Care Division Central Background Registry, Food Handler, CPR/First Aid certifications, and professional development hours in Oregon Registry Online (ORO)




WORKING CONDITIONS
The After-School Program (ASP) Teacher spends 20 hours a week, at least 2:00pm – 6:00pm, Monday through Friday on days when there are classes at Catlin Gabel. The ASP teacher will supervise students in the “Village” classroom, lead activities, supervise students on the playground, communicate on the phone or radio with ASP staff, interact with students and their families, and maintain the classroom environment. Occasionally there will be field trips.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

AA in education or related field or equivalent combination of training and experience
Experience designing and implementing activities for children (Preschool-Kindergarten) in childcare and/or educational settings
Enrollment in Oregon Office of Child Care’s Central Background Registry
Ability to pass a criminal background check and drug screen
Food Handlers certificate and current CPR and First Aid certification


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