Salary: $60 a hour
Job Type: Part Time or Contract
Teachers To Go is looking for an early elementary (preK-3rd grade) teacher to teach two gifted children in-person at a home near Memorial & Voss in 77024. The job will require teaching all subjects for a boy in Kindergarten and a girl in pre-K (both are roughly one year ahead), using the parents' preferred curricula and organization system. This is a wonderful opportunity for the right teacher: a "full-time position with part-time hours" that pays $60/hour ($1260/week) plus a $3500/year health insurance stipend to teach M,W,F from 9am-3pm and Th from 11am-2pm. Continue through summer with additional hours, and some time off can be arranged in advance.
BA and minimum of 2 years self-contained in-person classroom teaching experience teaching one or more grades K-3rd is required. Must be detail oriented, some familiarity with classical education methods is preferred. Prior experience working with young gifted students is a plus, and prior experience working with Handwriting Without Tears is also a plus. Bilingual ability to speak and write Mandarin (traditional) is a plus, but not required. Must be willing to learn the parents' requested curricula and organization system (client will pay for reasonable onboarding time), and must be a team player willing to collaborate with the parent and one Mandarin language co-teacher.
Looking for a teacher who is a positive motivator and lifelong learner, who is able to encourage and impart skills and learning for the "whole person." The right teacher will be able to work with Christian-based Classical and other curricula that value a book-rich education emphasizing character and habit-formation along with the academics.
Looking for a teacher who is energetic, yet relaxed and calm (not rushed or anxious), who loves kids and values a love of learning. High-tech is not required, but must be tech-savvy enough to manage daily online tasks with Google Suite and learn parents' organization system. Must be a team player who can partner and work along with the students' Mandarin teacher and parent who will also continue to teach.
Teachers To Go has been offering classroom teachers private job opportunities with competitive pay since 2007.
Requirements: BA and minimum 2 years self-contained in-person classroom teaching experience with any grade(s) K-3rd is required. Prior experience working with gifted students and Handwriting Without Tears is preferred. Must be willing to teach using Classical and Christian-based curricula chosen by parents, and also willing and able to use Google Suite and learn and use their organization system. Bilingual ability to speak and write Mandarin (traditional) is a plus, but not required. Must be willing to collaborate with the parent and Mandarin co-teacher. Must have your own reliable transportation & cell phone, and must be able to travel to the home of the client near Voss & I-10 in 77024 Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays from 9am-3pm & Thursdays from 11am-2pm. Must be willing to interview via live video chat, and in person in Memorial 77024.
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