PT Math Instructor (Learning Specialist), Upward Bound Program Non-benefited, MCCC position, grant-funded
Employment Dates: Mondays or Thursdays, 3:00-6:00 p.m. from January 29, 2018 - June 1, 2018
ABOUT UPWARD BOUND:
Since 1979, the North Shore Community College Upward Bound (UB) program has helped thousands of Lynn students earn a college degree and improve their lives and the lives of their families through academic enrichment, cultural activities, tutoring, guidance, and academic/career advising. The goal of UB is to provide high school students with the support, resources, skills and opportunities to succeed in high school and to prepare them to pursue and complete a college education. Program outcomes are focused to increase the rate at which our students complete high school and enroll in and graduate from institutions of post-secondary education.
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:
The Upward Bound Math Instructor will work one day/week and provide classroom instruction and assist in the tutoring room. The classroom instruction covers topics such as Algebra I & II, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus and Statistic, incorporating MCAS Math, and is geared to 10th grade high school students. The tutoring is with students in grades 9-12. Training and a sample syllabus are provided. The schedule is as follows:
1. Initial training, preparation, and planning (one week)
2. Ten weeks of classroom instruction (through May 7)
3. Four-six weeks of tutoring (depending on start date and then May 14 - June 4)
SUPERVISION: Reports to the Academic Coordinator of Upward Bound
SALARY: Maximum earnings for this position is $1,442.79, based on 51 hours at $28.29/hour. This is a non-benefited, grant-funded, MCCC unit position.
EMPLOYMENT DATES: Mondays or Thursdays, 3:00-6:00 p.m. from January 29, 2018 - June 1, 2018
Submit cover letter and resume. Applicants selected for an interview will need to provide unofficial transcripts or foreign degree evaluations and the name, address, email and telephone number of at least three current professional references.
B.A. or B.S. in the related field(s) and familiarity with assessment tools in the subject area(s) required.
1-3 years Secondary school teaching or related experience required, preferably working with low income or minority youth.
NSCC is one of 15 Massachusetts community colleges. The college serves 26 cities and towns along the coastal region from north metropolitan Boston to Cape Ann. Since its founding in 1965, NSCC has grown from a single building to three campuses, and from five to nearly 90 academic programs of study. The college has an urban campus in downtown Lynn, a suburban campus in Danvers and a cosmetology and culinary center in Middleton. Nearly 35,000 students have graduated from NSCC. The college is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.