GREAT OAKS AMERICORPS FELLOWSHIP AUGUST 2020 - JUNE 2021

Great Oaks Charter School, New York ( learn more )

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3249505
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : July 27, 2020
  • Starting Date: August 1, 2020

Job Description

Great Oaks Fellowship *** This Fellowship has placements available at all four Great Oaks campuses (Newark, NJ; New York, NY; Bridgeport, CT; Wilmington, DE) as well as the Baltimore Collegiate School for Boys located in Baltimore, MD *** The Great Oaks Fellowship is a diverse group of recent college graduates with a variety of backgrounds and interests. Some fellows are interested in education policy and wish to experience life on the ground in an urban school. Others plan to pursue a career in medicine, law or to enroll in another graduate program and wish to first give a year of service. For fellows who wish to become high-performing teachers, Great Oaks Fellowship offers multiple pathways to certification. In exchange for serving as an AmeriCorps fellow, you will receive fully furnished housing with utilities and basic household items included, a living stipend, health insurance, a Segal Education Award after completing their service hours and the opportunity to be a part of a community where everyone is passionate about changing outcomes for urban students. Responsibilities INSTRUCT FOR MASTERY – The GO Fellowship, with its intense focus on individualized instruction, changes education outcomes for students. Small group instruction delivered in the context of a supportive relationship between student and AmeriCorps Fellow will result in a significant increase in student math and ELA achievement. Members will deliver on average, over 200 hours of individualized instruction per student – high-quality lesson time that students in other schools do not receive. MENTOR FOR LEADERSHIP – Fellows have a fundamental role in supporting students in their social and emotional growth. Fellows collaborate with teachers to coach their students to have a personal investment in their success and to build an understanding that they have control over their lives. Fellows help empower our students to evolve into leaders. DEVELOP A COMMUNITY – Members will help develop Great Oaks schools into positive, holistic communities for students. AmeriCorps members will also develop as people and professionals. Qualifications and Competencies A successful candidate will bring the following qualifications and competencies: Completed a Bachelor’s degree by August 1, 2020 Citizenship or legal Permanent Residency in the United States (AmeriCorps requirement) A commitment to serving children in under-resourced, urban communities An unshakeable belief that all students can succeed A remarkable ability to stay organized and to adhere strictly to deadlines even in extremely busy time periods A do-whatever-it takes attitude that coincides with an innate drive to get the details right in a flexible manner A passion for service and a resilient, positive mindset (If you are applying through a mobile phone, we suggest using the notes feature and copying and pasting your paragraph into the application to ensure the clarity of your writing) redacted: click here for full job description >>> https://docs.google.com/document/d/e/2PACX-1vT6K5DaVqixjOLLlaCrHDUTn0QXgDB6Rc2koYcJJKgQEhPBdJ_-ekIs3wHQ0xs84oppc_4nf_g6zXD9/pub
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 310
  • Job Categories : Instructional Support > Teacher Mentor
    Student Services > Teacher Mentor
    Instructional Support > Individual Aide
    Instructional Support > Tutor
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

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    Job Requirements

    • No experience required
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Vanessa Ceas
    • 200 Broadway 3FL
    • New York, New York 10038

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