Capital City Public Charter School ( learn more )

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2808882
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : February 1, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Positions Available: Capital City AfterCare for Everyone (C.A.F.E) After School Teachers

Capital City Public Charter School (CCPCS) is looking for talented teachers for our after school program, Capital City AfterCare for Everyone (C.A.F.E), serving students in PK-6th grade. C.A.F.E teachers will work 18 hours per week according to the following schedule: 3:15-6:15 p.m. on M, T, Th, F; 1:15-6:15 p.m. on Wednesday. There will also be an additional hour of planning time 1x per week.

Responsibilities of C.A.F.E teachers include:

• Planning and leading activities for students in small and large groups during recreational and activity times.
• Supervising and supporting students with homework completion.
• Implementing a social curriculum and discipline approach consistent with the school day program (CCPCS uses the Responsive Classroom model).
• Clear and professional communication with parents, teachers and school staff to insure collaboration.
• Attending and actively engaging in scheduled planning time.

C.A.F.E teachers will typically work with one age group in classes with an average ratio of 1 adult:10 students. The position provides aspiring teachers with the opportunity to develop teaching and leadership skills while learning from experienced teachers. We seek to fill positions as soon as possible.

Requirements: A high school diploma, First Aid/CPR training, and experience supervising and teaching elementary school age students. Candidates should enjoy working with children, have strong classroom management skills, and be strong team players. The physical stamina to work with active young children, which may include lifting, bending, and running after children. Strong communication skills to work with teachers, parents, and students. Completion of a CDA program, experience working in diverse and inclusive settings, and the ability to speak Spanish are desired though not required.

Compensation: $12-$20/hour based on experience

To Apply: Email resume and cover letter to Steven LeBoo, C.A.F.E Program Director at

About the School: Capital City Pubic Charter School was founded in 2000 and serves grades PK-12. The school is located in Ward 4 and serves one of the most diverse populations in the District of Columbia. Capital City, a model for school reform in the District, implements the Expeditionary Learning model ( Through this model teachers craft expeditions that incorporate projects, research, fieldwork and service to support students in meeting rigorous standards. Capital City’s program also emphasizes a strong social curriculum, a commitment to diversity, a strong inclusion model and the integration of arts into the curriculum. There is also a strong focus on professional development for staff members.

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 4
  • Job Category : Athletics & Activities > After School Programs
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Capital City Public Charter School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • High School/Trade School degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • CCPCS Jobs
    • 100 Peabody Street NW
    • Washington, District of Columbia 20011

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