Child Development Associate Instructor- Bilingual

Briya Public Charter School

About the organization

Briya’s two-generation approach to education recognizes that parents are children’s first and most influential teachers. As parents’ literacy and educational levels increase, so does their children’s academic success. Briya is committed to strengthening families and communities through a learner-centered environment of trust, respect, and collaboration.

Briya’s mission is to strengthen families through culturally responsive two-generation education.

Duties

Weekly Work Schedule:

Monday - Thursday: 12pm-9pm

Friday: 10am-4pm

The CDA Instructors are part of the adult education team at Briya Public Charter School a leading two-generation education program serving immigrant parents and their young children in Washington, D.C. Briya is a Tier One Public Charter School, consistently achieving the highest educational outcomes through its innovative, family-centric programming.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Planning

Develop daily/weekly lesson plans that adhere to the CDA Curriculum with fidelity and exemplify best practices in instructional design and adult learning principles.

Utilize effective strategies that provide opportunities for student learning and active engagement in the learning process, incorporating contemporary tools, technologies, and resources, that promote and stimulate all learning modalities.

Design authentic learning experiences for students to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to be effective childcare providers at both center-based as well as home-based settings.

Evaluate students progress and curriculums effectiveness through regular formal and informal assessments including CASAS, quizzes, and group activities.

Plan in collaboration other staff to ensure that all components are integrated education and training are seamlessly implemented into the regular curriculum.

Qualifications

Education and Experience

Bachelors degree and relevant work experience in Early Childhood Education.
Minimum of three to five years of successful teaching experience, preferably with adult learners.
Experience with meeting the needs of all students in a diverse, multicultural environment.
Ability to teach classes in English and Spanish.
Knowledge of Child Care Centers and Home Development Centers industry and awareness of trends.
Strong organizational skills.
Expertise in interpersonal and oral presentation/written communication skills.

Physical Demands Regularly required to sit; frequently required to reach with hands and arms, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, talk or hear; must be able to lift objects up to twenty-five (25) pounds.

Work Environment Mostly in a typical office and/or home setting with quiet to moderate noise level. May be exposed to extreme cold, heat, and humidity due to outside weather conditions.

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please email resume and cover letter to [email protected]

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