Harriet Tubman Free School is a democratic high school located in downtown Albany, New York. We are currently looking to fill a part-time teaching position starting at the end of August 2010.
Part-Time Teacher Position Description: Harriet Tubman Free School (the high school program of The Free School in Albany) is currently looking to fill a part-time teaching position starting at the end of August 2010. Our school serves students ages 14-18 (grades 9-12) from diverse backgrounds and experiences. Staff members at our school act as teachers, advisors, mentors, and administrators. General responsibilities include: attendance for all school hours three days a week, attendance at school functions, teaching academic classes and workshops, advisory of students to help them meet their personal and academic goals, administrative meetings, and parent conferences. Staff members also share daily responsibilities such as serving meals, mediation, spontaneous activity involvement, cleaning, and maintenance.
Qualifications: Previous experience working with teens from diverse backgrounds preferred but not required. Must be self-directed and posses strong communication skills. Previous work references requested. Harriet Tubman Free School is a cooperative and each part-time staff member receives a stipend of $6,250 during the school calendar year. Apply to this position by sending a resume by mail to: Harriet Tubman Free School 59 Elizabeth Street Albany, NY 12202
Harriet Tubman Free School strives to create a diverse educational community and encourages people from varied backgrounds and experiences to apply. Harriet Tubman Free School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identification.