AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM TEACHER

Bishop Walker School - Washington, DC (30+ days ago)


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys’ after school program is designed to enhance the school day by offering dynamic academic, cultural, and recreational enrichment activities to Bishop Walker School students. Drawing on best practices in youth development and educational theory, staff members guide students to build academic and social skills in a meaningful and fun environment. Along with the After-School Director, After-School teachers will work collaboratively with the BWS administration and faculty, volunteers, and other community resources as appropriate to plan, design and implement a high quality after school program for BWS students. The program runs Monday through Friday from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
PROGRAM GOALS

Reinforce academic skills the participants have learned during the school day
Help participants develop positive attitudes and social skills
Expose participants to a broad range of cultural enrichment activities
Engage the participants in a variety of creative, physical, and artistic activities
Increase parent/guardian engagement and satisfaction
POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Detailed responsibilities include:
Actively engage and supervise children in all activities.
Assist in developing and implementing a developmentally appropriate after school curriculum.
Communicate and disperse information about upcoming events and activities to students and families.
Greet, monitor, and track all students and visitors, including parents and volunteers.
Take pride in and responsibility for program facilities, ensuring that all spaces used by the program are neat and organized and foster physical and emotional safety.
Support BWS behavior standards and discipline policies.
Set high expectations for students and hold them accountable for meeting those standards.
Participate in executing special events and field trips as needed.
To apply for the After School Teacher position, please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to ymoore@bishopwalkerschool.org. Please no phone calls.