About our Program: The Upward Bound (UB) program is a federally funded grant program that provides fundamental support to participants in preparation for college. Its purpose is to identify and serve eligible students by providing opportunities for their academic development and enrichment, assisting students with college preparation and motivating students toward the successful completion of a high school diploma and post-secondary enrollment, persistence and completion. Upward Bound serves: high school students from low-income families; and high school students from families in which neither parent holds a bachelor's degree. The goal of Upward Bound is to increase the rate at which participants complete secondary education and enroll in and graduate from institutions of postsecondary education. The Upward Bound programs at AIM Institute serves students Abraham Lincoln, Omaha Bryan, Papillion-LaVista, Papillion LaVista-South and Thomas Jefferson high schools. AIM Institute, is seeking a variety of part-time instructors for its 5-week UB summer program to occur at AIM Institute in Omaha, NE. #PartTime #SummerInstructor #Vietnamese
Part-Time Summer Instructor/Teacher Opening for the Following Area: Vietnamese
Minimum Qualifications: Certified teacher in the state of Nebraska or Iowa
Preferred Qualifications: High school or college teaching experience; Must be able to teach at least one of the following to mixed-ability class:
Vietnamese: Ability to teach conversational Vietnamese
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Teach classes to high school participants as part of AIM Institute Upward Bound summer program
Revise and/or create subject specific curriculum aligned with UB's academic summer program theme
Select materials for themed designed courses based on UB staff recommendations
Develop and submit lesson and assessment plans
Deliver courses geared towards generating excitement for learning, as well as developing concrete academic skills in UB participants
Provide course content in a manner that helps UB participants to have a head start on their fall 2018 course work
Monitor, record and report students' performance on a weekly basis
Provide appropriate classroom management for 9th-11th graders
Maintain student records in a secure and confidential manner
Complete formative and summative evaluations for each student in class(es)
Chaperone and participant in field trips during class time
Attend UB staff orientations, weekly meetings and post-summer meeting(s)
Other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Possess excellent interpersonal, communication (oral and written) skills
Demonstrate the motivation to work with students from diverse backgrounds
Demonstrate patience in working with teens, and have a genuine ability to connect with teens
Possess discretion, sound judgment, and solid decision making skills.
Be sensitive to the needs of diverse and disadvantaged populations
Deliver engaging and age appropriate instruction that keep youth intellectually curious, interested and focused
Be adaptable and flexible regarding scheduling to meet programming needs.
Must be able to travel to and from Omaha, NE.
Must be available to commit to teach classes from June 11 – July 20, 2018; No classes July 2 - 6, 2018
Must be available between the hours of 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Monday – Friday
Must be available for UB Student/Parent Orientation and UB pre-training in May, as well as UB's post- program meeting(s) which will occur after the program concludes.
Must be able to teach two - four (depending on class) 60-minute classes
Pay rate is $30 per hour (paid semi-monthly)
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: Interested persons must submit four (4) items which are:
Complete the entire application for this position
Attach or include a resume detailing experience
Provide the names and telephone numbers of three (3) professional references. At least two (2) of the three (3) references must be current or former supervisors.
Please note: A criminal background check will be conducted. Please, NO phone calls regarding this position.
|Date Posted||April 16, 2018|
|Date Closes||June 15, 2018|
|Address||1905 Harney Street|
|Located In||Omaha, NE|
|Job Type||Part-time Employee|
|Compensation||Hourly Wage, $30.00|
|Experience Level||Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)|
|SOC Category||25-3099.00 Teachers and Instructors, All Other|
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