posted

30+ days ago

Location

St. Louis, MO

Description

Higher Education Consortium of Metropolitan St. Louis

UPWARD BOUND

TEACHER FOREIGN LANGUAGE

The Upward Bound Program provides outreach and support programs to help low-income, first-generation college, and disabled students progress through the academic pipeline from middle school to post baccalaureate programs.

The Teacher will implement a STEM related program and provide effective instruction that will increase high school students' interest and knowledge in this field. Designs and implements exercises and activities to facilitate student's academic improvement. Determines student's needs for assistance in other areas such as counseling and refers as necessary. Arranges or assists in arranging various special academic programs which are in addition to normal instructional sessions. Assists with instructional program evaluation.

They will also:

  • Contributes to student learning, growth, and advancement.
  • Demonstrates academic competence in subject area(s) and ability to build a curriculum and manage lesson planning in foreign language.
  • Maintains a growth mindset toward student learning and teaching practice.
  • Facilitates problem-solving with a curious mind and critical thinking skills.
  • Serves as a role-model for students.
  • Collaborates effectively with parents and the organization to increase student performance.
  • Invests in the learners' well-being, health, and safety, physically, socially, and emotionally.
  • Recognizes the relationship between social-emotional learning and academic performance and shows an ability to teach the "whole child."
  • Designs and facilitates differentiated and personalized learning goals and activities that follow a coherent sequence, are aligned to instructional goals, and engage students in high-level cognitive activity.
  • Emotional maturity and stability.
  • Patient, flexible, positive, consistent, dependable, and cooperative with a sense of humor.
  • Ability to take supervision and correction constructively.
  • Ability to positively supervise students on.

Pursing bachelor's degree in education, or subject-matter field preferred. Recent teaching experience a plus. An A or B grade in the course(s) to be tutored and instructor recommendation.

This is a part-time non-exempt temporary position. The rate of pay is $25 per hour. Please complete the application on our website (www.hecstl.org), submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information for three professional references via email to resumes@hecstl.org by June 4, 2021 to Include Teacher(Foreign Language) - UB in the subject line.