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Schedule: TBD; One day a week from 3:10 - 5:30 PM (teaching time 3:25 - 4:10 and 4:15 - 5:00 plus set-up/clean-up), from September 19, 2022 - June 14, 2023; opportunities for occasional substitute work
Pay Rate: $175 ($75 per session + $25 for 30 minutes prep and clean-up).
Job Summary: The After School Drama Teacher will lead an after school course that supports the development of skills relating to acting, improv, and scene-development. Under the supervision of the After School Director and Auxiliary Programs Team, the Drama teacher will design and implement age-appropriate curricula for two groups of 10-12 students.
This position runs September - June along the SFC school calendar.
In collaboration with the After School Director, design age-appropriate curricula for students ages 5-7 and 7-9.
Participate as a member of a collaborative, cooperative After School program - sharing information and strategies to sustain a healthy classroom community.
Build relationships with students so they treat each other well and stay on task.
Use classroom management skills to run and support an energetic classroom of children, while maintaining and reinforcing health and safety rules.
Support students in moving safely through the hallways and in and out of the building during various times of the afternoon, following building-wide health and safety regulations.
Oversee the safe transfer of children to afterschool and dismissal to authorized adults.
High School diploma required and Bachelor’s degree preferred
Experience with teaching Drama courses to the age groups indicated is preferred. A curiosity and commitment to learning more about our approach to this type of learning is necessary.
Experience managing a classroom and teaching children preferred (experience working with young children a plus)
Experience with progressive education preferred
Prior experience working as part of the Bank Street community preferred
Willingness to collaborate and work as part of a team, as well as develop skills in working with individual children, small groups, and the whole class.
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The mission of Bank Street College is to improve the education of children and their teachers by applying to the educational process all available knowledge about learning and growth, and by connecting teaching and learning meaningfully to the outside world. In so doing, we seek to strengthen not only individuals, but the community as well, including family, school, and the larger society in which adults and children, in all their diversity, interact and learn. We see in education the opportunity to build a better society.