Learning Specialists / Mindfulness-Based Tutors

Bodymind Learning - Brooklyn, NY

30+ days agoPart-time

Seeking experienced educators and therapists to tutor students (K-12) with learning difficulties, diagnosed learning disabilities, ADHD/ADD, executive function and organizational difficulty, and high-functioning ASD.

Our model is a mindfulness-based tutoring model. In addition to academic tutoring, our tutors embrace the teaching of mindfulness practices within sessions (meditation, yoga and movement, and breath work) to support learning and attention.

Tutors must have the following:

  • Master's level training in specialized field (special education, literacy, speech & language, or occupational therapy)
  • Personal mindfulness-based practice (yoga, meditation, breath work, etc.)
  • Ability to confidently teach mindfulness practices to children
  • Experience teaching in a classroom setting
  • Current fingerprinting
  • After school, evening, or weekend availability, primarily in downtown and brownstone Brooklyn

Ideal candidates have one or more of the following

  • Completed a 200-hr yoga teacher training program
  • Completed a children's yoga teacher training program
  • Completed specialized training in mindfulness or meditation for children
  • Completed Brain Gym training
  • NYSED licensed in Students with Disabilities, Childhood Education, or Literacy

*In your application/cover letter, please include your experience/interest in mindfulness education and/or yoga if it is not included on your professional resume.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $90.00 to $115.00 /hour

Experience:

  • classroom teaching: 3 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Master's (Required)

Location:

  • Brooklyn, NY (Preferred)

License:

  • NYSED - Childhood Education, SWD, or Literacy (Preferred)