Job Corps (Career Systems Development) | New Haven, CT
The Employer has temporarily removed this postingJOB SUMMARY:
An Instructor is responsible for teaching in a regular classroom setting, presenting instructions in designated subject areas
1. Promotes a positive and desirable atmosphere within the classroom setting to insure maximum student motivation
2. Maintains a high degree of discipline within the classroom setting in order to insure maximum learning
3. Establishes a high degree of student/instructor rapport
4. Utilizes all possible curriculum resources available
5. Responsible for the maintenance of student personnel folders
6. Records and forwards daily attendance to the Student Records area
ACADEMIC INSTRUCTORS MUST HAVE STATE CERTIFICATION.
Minimum: State certified, licensed or accredited by a professional trade organization. No teaching experience required, however, if candidate is not state certified he/she must have practical experience in the subject/trade area. Must have the ability to transfer topical knowledge to meet specific learning objectives
Preferred: Extensive practical knowledge of trade and teaching experience
General Information: In order to perform the essential job functions of this position, candidate must be able to compose/write descriptive reports; use appropriate techniques to implement programmatic activities; verbally direct individuals and groups; remedy dysfunctional behavior; intervene with students in crisis with aggression control/safe physical management restraint techniques; successfully complete mandated training courses.
Knowledge Required: Knowledge of methods needed to instill appropriate behavior as well as work and study habits in adolescent students; of housekeeping techniques and management; to read, comprehend, interpret, communicate and execute instructions or directives fluently in English.
Interested in making a difference in young adults’ lives between the ages of 16-24? If so we may have the perfect job for you.
Job Corps is a government-funded, no-cost education and vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps socioeconomically disadvantaged youth between the ages 16 through 24 improve the quality of their lives through academic and career technical training. Job Corps' mission is to attract eligible young people, teach them the skills they need to become employable and independent, and place them in meaningful jobs or further education. We strive to fulfill this mission by following our Core Values of “Safety, Individual Accountability, Respect, Integrity, Growth and Commitment.”
On-Call Monday thru Friday 7:45am – 3:45pm with 1 hour lunch to cover staff absences
CSD is a leader in workforce development operating Job Corps centers throughout the U.S. since 1964 and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action / Female / Minority / Disabled / Veteran Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, child-birth, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, disability, family care status, veteran status, marital status, military status, sexual orientation, gender, or any other characteristic protected by law. CSD makes reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities to apply for employment. Contact Susan Bolter at (888) 308-0338 to request a reasonable accommodation.