Reconstructor/Instructor

Reconstruction

About the organization

Are you moved to action by educational inequities and believe that all students can learn and achieve at high levels? We are looking for team members who want to make a practical contribution to a more just and more equal society.

The Company:

Reconstruction is a startup looking to change the way the world thinks about curriculum and community. We are focused on delivering a K-12 supplemental curriculum that situates Black people, Black culture, and Black contributions to American and world history in an authentic, identity-affirming way so that students of all backgrounds benefit from a more complete understanding of our shared history and society. We provide virtual small group courses online – 10 sessions in each course- offering an unapologetically Black education on topics ranging from the academic (Black Shakespeare, Pre AP-Calculus, literature for all ages) to the cultural (How to play spades and not embarrass yourself, cooking for the soul and more).

Duties

We’re looking for passionate instructors who wants to facilitate one-of-a-kind curriculum, that situates Black culture, experiences, and contributions to American and world history in an accurate light, and amazing instructors to deliver that curriculum in a way that respects our students’ humanity and dignity. Hosting courses a minimum of 2 hours per week at $20 per hour.

The Benefits:
● Remote work environment
● Choose your own schedule
● Instruction and teaching opportunity

The Location: Reconstruction works virtually from around the nation.

Why Should You Apply?
● Engaging work with students that supports academic, social-emotional, and identity development
● Access to high-quality curriculum and materials
● Onboarding with a focus on customer service
● 100% remote work with classes taking place throughout the day to accommodate your schedule.

Qualifications

You want to make a practical contribution to a more just and more equal society. We are
looking for instructors who are:

● Aligned with Reconstruction’s beliefs and approach.
● Able to demonstrate a deep cultural affinity for and understanding of Black children and build meaningful relationships with students.
● Knowledgeable and excited about our curricular content focused on Black culture and Black contributions to American and world history.
● Organized, prepared, and deeply reflective.
● Problem solvers and doers.

Technology Requirements
Instructors need access to personal computers with audio and video and an internet connection speed that will support video conferencing via Zoom.

Salary

$20 per hour

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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