Part Time SHARP Literacy Educator

Milwaukee, WI

JOB SUMMARY

We are looking for a SHARP Literacy Educator

Overview

SHARP Educators play a critical and integral role in the success of the SHARP program. Each educator facilitates one hour learning workshops for students (K3-5th grades) using SHARP program materials. Additionally, educators must demonstrate ease in using technology as a learning tool and capability of instructing elementary students in hands-on interactive lessons.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Facilitate interactive one-hour workshops using SHARP program materials. Arts integration projects and computer-based lessons will be used to reinforce concepts.
  • Engage students during workshops in a manner that reflects cultural awareness and experiential learning.
  • Differentiate workshops based on the needs and experiences of the SHARP students.
  • Administer student reflections.
  • Schedule individual school workshops with all assigned teachers in a timely manner.
  • Attend professional development provided by SHARP Literacy.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • A bachelor’s degree in education, computer science, technology, the arts, or related fields desired.
  • One or more years of experience teaching and/or working in an urban school setting with diverse students preferred.
  • Experience in teaching STEAM content to elementary students or a desire to learn.
  • Proficiency using PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, and e-mail.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must have ease in using technology and problem-solving skills.
  • Must have a high degree of flexibility.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) a plus, but not required.


If interested, please apply via the "Apply for this Position" button. For additional information contact Vice President of Programs and Partnerships Tamela Smith at tamela@sharpliteracy.org.