Brooklyn Public Library (BPL), the sixth largest library system in the United States, with 60 neighborhood libraries located throughout the Borough of Brooklyn. BPL offers free programs and services for all ages and stages of life, including a large selection of books in more than 30 languages, author talks, literacy programs and public computers.
Brooklyn Public Library Adult Learning seeks a part-time Digital Literacy Instructor to teach computer basics to adults enrolled in English Language classes. Facility with computers is vital to accessing employment and opportunity in the community. The successful candidate will be responsible for implementation of digital literacy lessons encompassing computing fundamentals, key software applications, Internet communications and usage, as well as computer safety and ethics. The goal for participants attending this course is preparation for IC3 certification. Instruction will move at a level and pace that meets the needs of the English Language Learner. The Digital Literacy Instructor reports to the ESOL Program Coordinator, and collaborates or co-teaches with the ESOL instructor teaching English Language skills.
Please note that this position is Contract position. Hours for this position are 6hours/week +1 hour for administrative work.