Job Opportunities

We are currently seeking Spanish Teachers. Apply today! 

The Spanish instructor is responsible for administering fun, educational and interactive lesson plans for students after school.  The instructor will teach basic conversational Spanish. The teacher(s) will report to the program director.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Teach interactive conversational Spanish to elementary school children that align with curriculum objectives, developmentally appropriate practice and program philosophy
  • Develop structured interactive activities, materials and lesson plans that integrate culture and geography
  • Provide onsite management and support including room set-up and technical logistics
  • Keep appropriate records such as children’s attendance, sign in sheets and time sheets
  • Provide a weekly summary after each class: describing attendance, daily activities, incidents, and requests for supplies, snacks, etc.
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment: ensure children’s safety through headcounts and following security procedures
  • Replenish snacks and waters for children
  • Maintain open communication with parents
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Maintain an environment that is free of drugs, tobacco, alcohol, and profanity
  • Develop an end of the year class presentation that will be observed by parents
  • Attend required teacher trainings/meetings
  • Provide additional administrative support duties as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Native Spanish fluency
  • Strong time management and prioritization skills
  • Outstanding service orientation and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work well without supervision
  • Successful background check

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Strong knowledge of MS Office suite. Advanced knowledge of Outlook, or other calendar management programs.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to:

  • Sit, use hands to handle or feel and talk or hear.
  • Reach with hands and arms.
  • Stand, walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Please send all resumes and cover letters to info@198.12.154.178 


INTERNSHIPS

Global Program Intern: Interns assist program directors in organizing, creating and administering a series of computer literacy workshops for Latino immigrants and caregivers. Interns help in the recruitment of participants and help coordinate overall program logistics, from conception to implementation. Duties may include proposal development, research, basic translation/interpretation and assisting with events. Interns may assist with database entry.

Qualifications: Foundation interns should be enthusiastic, efficient and committed. Good writing skills, an interest in international affairs and a spirit of teamwork is strongly recommended. Interns should be well-organized, good communicators and self-motivated. Knowledge of Spanish is strongly preferred.

Overall Learning Experience: Students will gain a stronger understanding of Baltimore’s Latino immigrant communities, gain a cultural appreciation – and understand how nonprofits work, from fundraising to program implementation. Students will walk away with new software skills such as Constant Contact, Salesforce CRM, Dropbox and Social media.

Please send all resumes and cover letters to info@198.12.154.178 

 

Feathestone Foundation TEAM