Brooklyn Public Library’s Adult Literacy Department seeks to hire a P/T academic instructor to effectively deliver engaging Pre-HSE level instruction to a young adult aged (17-24) cohort in the East New York section of Brooklyn. The ideal candidate is a vibrant, creative, dynamic, civic minded facilitator who is capable of engaging and motivating students in a non-traditional learning environment.
The academic instructor is responsible for designing and delivering thematic units of study; reflective of evidenced-based literacy and numeracy instructional approaches. In addition, the instructor will support the progression of and oversee a student centered, service learning process as well as work cooperatively and collaboratively with the rest of the Young Adult Literacy Program team to ensure academic success of the YALP participants.
This is a grant funded position. The pay rate is $38.00 an hour /19 hours a week. The work schedule will be:
Mondays and Tuesdays: 9:30am to 2:30pm
Wednesdays: 10am to 2:00pm
Fridays: 10am to 3pm
The YALP instructor reports to the Young Adult Literacy Coordinator.