After School Enrichment Teacher- 21st Century Enrichment

SW Atlanta, GA, US
Aug 09, 2019
Job Type
After School
After School Enrichment Teacher- 21st Century Enrichment
Barack & Michelle Obama Academy


Job Number: 4600185713

Start Date:

Open Date: 08/08/2019

Closing Date:

The After School Enrichment Teacher (ASET) will implement enrichment programs and activities for students enrolled in after school programs. Conducts classes, workshops and demonstrations and provides instruction to students on topics and skills such as cooking, dancing, photography, robotics and physical fitness for self-improvement and/or fun.
Performance Responsibilities:
  • Plans and conducts activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question and investigate
  • Instructs students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as lectures, discussions and demonstrations
  • Establishes clear objectives for all lessons, units and projects; communicates objectives to students
  • Instructs and monitors students in the use and care of equipment and materials to prevent injury and damage
  • Organizes and supervises enrichment lessons, projects and activities that align with the purpose of the after school program
  • Prepares materials and classroom setting for enrichment activities or projects
  • Selects, orders and issues resources and materials for activities and/or projects
  • Performs other duties as assigned by appropriate administrator
  • Required to attend scheduled shift during regular business hours as mandated

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
  • Must possess strong teaching skills
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Talent for making the subject engaging
  • Ability to explain and instruct students at a basic level
  • Ability to work without supervision
  • Ability to create lesson plans and bring current practices to the classroom setting
  • After School Programs and Activities
  • National Standards for Quality School-Age Care
  • Must display expertise in enrichment area thru training, licensure and/or certification
  • Proven experience in the enrichment subject must be provided

The Physical Abilities and Other Conditions of Continued Employment listed in this section are representative of, but are not intended to provide an exhaustive list of Physical Abilities and Other Conditions of Continued Employment which may be required of positions in this class. Atlanta Public Schools encourages persons with disabilities who are interested in employment in this class and need reasonable accommodation of those disabilities to contact the Human Resources Department for further information.
  • Vision: (which may be corrected) to read small print; view a computer screen for prolonged periods.
  • Hearing: (which may be corrected) to answer telephones and tolerate exposure to noisy conditions.
  • Speech: to be understood in face-to-face communications; to speak with a level of proficiency and volume to be understood over a telephone.
  • Upper Body Mobility: use hands and fingers to feel, grasp, and manipulate small objects; manipulate fingers, twist and bend at wrist and elbow; extend arms to reach outward and upward; use hands and arms to lift objects; turn, raise, and lower head.
  • Strength: to lift, push, pull and/or carry objects which weigh as much as 5 or more pounds on a frequent basis. Incumbent may be required to physically restrain parties involved in a conflict.
  • Environmental Requirements: encounter constant work interruptions; work cooperatively with others; work independently; work indoors.
  • Mental Requirements: read, write, understand, interpret and apply information at a moderately complex level essential for successful job performance; math skills at a high school proficiency level; judgement and the ability to process information quickly; learn quickly and follow verbal procedures and standards; give verbal instruction; rank tasks in order of importance; copy, compare, compile and coordinate information and records.

Additional Work Conditions & Physical Abilities: N/A
Atlanta Public Schools assures Equal Employment Opportunities and equal education opportunities for employees and students as required by Federal and State Orders and Laws. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential tasks. This job description is intended to accurately reflect the position activities and requirements. However, management and administration reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and assign other duties as necessary. It is not intended to be and should not be construed as an all-inclusive list of all the responsibilities, skills, or working conditions associated with the position.

� High School Diploma and specialized training in enrichment subject area
� Teaching certification is not required; certification for subjects that require one must be current
� Experience teaching or instructing K-12 aged children

Compensation: Salary Range: $24.98 an hour
Work Days: Hourly

This position will not exceed 29 hours a week.

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Employment Category: Certified

Reports to: After School Site Lead Teacher

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