This position is split between the two shelters. The Broadway House Women's Shelter located in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn serves 165 women, approximately 37 of whom are MICA. CAMBA's Opportunity House (COH) located in downtown Brooklyn serves 62 men.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The person filling this position is expected to: (1) research and develop instructional materials and lesson plans; and, (2) instruct adults in academic and/or nonacademic subjects in order to develop and/or enhance their employment skills; including the following:
Conduct classes, workshops and demonstrations, in a group setting or individually, to teach principles, and methods/techniques in various subjects (i.e., basic English language skills, life skills, workforce entry skills, computer skills, etc.).
MINIMUM EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Bachelor's degree and one year of applicable experience and/or equivalent experience
Teaching style must be a combination of hands-on, interactive, and participatory based teaching and lecture based teaching.
Demonstrated ability to work with shelter populations.
May be required to become First Aid/CPR certified.
May be required to become certified in overdose prevention.