We’re Hiring! Adult Literacy Instructor (p/t)


Adult Literacy Instructor (p/t)

Position Summary

Team teaches basic reading, mathematics, social studies and science to adult learners at varied academic levels. Must be able to integrate the use of technology into the lessons and infuse hands-on activities that give academic information relevance and greater understanding.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Designs and adapts the course of Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) to meet the needs of adult students, including adults with characteristics of learning disabilities
  • Interprets results of various assessments, including WRAT-4, PowerPath, and CASAS, to create personalized learning plans for individual adult literacy learners
  • Coordinate reassessment of students as needed
  • Adapts instructional strategies and classroom management to foster the program’s goals and learning objectives in a multi-level and multi-subject classroom using a variety of delivery methods (individual, pair-work, small group, whole group, tutorial and computer/technology-aided)
  • Creates individual assignments with students
  • Implements lesson plans and activities which will incorporate College and Career Readiness Standards (CCRS)
  • Performs other duties as assigned by Executive Director.
  • Reports to the Director of Curriculum & Instruction

Education, Experience and Skills Desired

  • Minimum Education/Experience:
    • Bachelor’s degree in education or related field (senior students working toward degree may apply). We are searching for someone who brings creativity and out-of-the-box thinking to the classroom.
    • At least four years of experience teaching high school students or adult learners in a non-traditional educational setting.
    • A State of Oklahoma Teaching Certificate credential preferred, but not required.
    • Ability to lift 30 pounds
  • Desired Skills:
    • Excellent oral and written communications skills;
    • Working knowledge of Windows applications;
    • Creative thinker that can go “outside the box” in order to obtain desired results and objectives.
    • Strong leadership abilities; organized, self-directed with a comprehensive knowledge of educational and social work counseling principles

How to Apply

This is a part-time position Monday – Thursday during the daytime hours (may hire 2 positions for MW and TT).

Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.

Apply by sending resume to djones@oicokc.org