Beacon Community Center: CAMBA administers a school based Beacon community center at P.S. 269 in East Flatbush. The Beacon Center is run in partnership with other community organizations to provide education, recreation, cultural activities, health information and screenings, youth leadership and social services to the school's students, their families, and other neighborhood residents. Activities and services are available after school, evenings and on weekends, and reach more than 4,000 people per year.
The person filling this position is expected to: (1) research and develop instructional materials and lesson plans; and, (2) provide group and/or individual assistance to "at-risk" children and/or youth in academic and/or nonacademic subjects.
MINIMUM EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Current undergraduate student or Bachelor's degree and/or equivalent experience.
Knowledge of, and experience in, specialized area to be taught (e.g., creative/performing arts, martial arts, computers, etc.).
Must obtain Dept. of Health, Dept. of Education fingerprint clearance; doctor's note certifying good health; proof of negative results from TB test; Staff Exclusion List (SEL) clearance and State Central Registry (SCR) clearance.
Ability to maintain State Central Registry (SCR) clearance and fingerprint clearance throughout the duration of employment.
Ability to adapt to the culture and environment of a public school.
Ability and willingness to participate in field trips, requiring dealing with outdoor weather conditions during working hours.