Careers

 

Substitute Child Care Provider – Cherry Creek Schools and Aurora Public Schools                                                                            $10.20/hr (August-May); Hours Vary (On Call)                                                                                                                                                        Start Date: October 2018                                                                                                                                                                                                      Date Posted: 10/15/2018

Applications Accepted By:
EMAIL:
Andrea@thelearningsource.org 

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Learning Source is seeking applicants for Substitute Child Care Provider. Responsible for planning and implementation of an infant/toddler and pre-school program at a school-based family literacy centers. Maintains children's development records and fosters a safe and caring environment for the children. Subbing can take place Monday through Thursday, 6 hours per day following the school’s schedule. Occasionally, there may be hours on Friday.

Qualification/Experience include:

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred
  • The ability to implement reasoning and problem-solving strategies
  • Communication skills in staff/child/parent relations
  • The upper body strength to lift up to 40 pounds occasionally
  • High School Diploma or GED preferred
  • Program Leader Certification preferred
  • Minimum one year experience working with young children

Essential Duties/ Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement and coordinate program activities for infants, toddlers, and pre-schoolers;
  • Attend ½ day training, or job responsibilities and requirements with the Program Director.
  • Communicate with parents concerning their children's activities, accomplishments and progress;
  • Inform Lead Teacher or Children Program Coordinator of any needs, problems, or accidents involving children in care;
  • Responsible for maintenance of a safe and clean environment for the children daily.

ADDITIONAL NOTES
The Learning Source is a non-profit organization founded in 1964 to enable adults the opportunity to pursue
educational goals. Volunteer tutors, in locations throughout the Denver metro area, provide instruction in basic
literacy, GED, ESOL, and Family Literacy. The Learning Source is dedicated to the principles of equal employment
opportunity in any term, condition or privilege of employment. The Learning Source does not discriminate
against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran
status, sexual orientation or any other status protected by state or local law.

Child Care Provider- Family Literacy Center at Sable Elementary School (Aurora Public Schools District)                                                  $10.20/hr (October– May); 24 hours per week                                                                                                                                                                   Start Date: October 2018                                                                                                                                                                                                Date Posted: 10/25/2018 

The Learning Source for Adults and Families is seeking applicants for a Child Care Provider position for Sable Elementary 2601 Sable Blvd. Aurora, Colorado 80011

Responsible for planning and implementation of an infant/toddler and pre-school program at a school-based family literacy center. Maintains children's development records and fosters a safe and caring environment for the children. Position is Monday through Thursday, 6 hours per day following the school schedule. Occasionally, there may be extra hours on Friday.

Applications Accepted By:
EMAIL:
Andrea@thelearningsource.org 

 Qualification/Experience include:

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred
  • The ability to implement reasoning and problem-solving strategies
  • Communication skills in staff/child/parent relations
  • The upper body strength to lift up to 40 pounds occasionally
  • High School Diploma or GED preferred
  • Program Leader Certification preferred
  • Minimum one year experience working with young children

Essential Duties/ Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintenance of a safe and clean environment for the children daily.
  • Develop, implement and coordinate program activities for infants, toddlers, and pre-schoolers daily;
  • Attend workshops, trainings, and in-services as indicated by the Family Literacy Coordinator monthly;
  • Communicate with parents concerning their children's activities, accomplishments and progress daily;
  • Inform supervisor of any needs, problems, or accidents involving children in care daily;

ADDITIONAL NOTES
The Learning Source is a non-profit organization founded in 1964 to enable adults the opportunity to pursue
educational goals. Volunteer tutors, in locations throughout the Denver metro area, provide instruction in basic
literacy, GED, ESOL, and Family Literacy. The Learning Source is dedicated to the principles of equal employment
opportunity in any term, condition or privilege of employment. The Learning Source does not discriminate
against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran
status, sexual orientation or any other status protected by state or local law.

School-based Family Literacy Lead Teacher

Aurora Public Schools, Kenton Elementary 1255 Kenton St. Aurora, CO 80010.                                                                                                    This position requires the teacher to have reliable transportation.                                                                                                                          Salary: $25,000 per annum prorated throughout the calendar year plus benefits.                                                                                              Full-time: Working days and hours correspond to the appropriate teacher calendar for the Aurora Public Schools.                                   School hours are from 7:00 to 3:00 p.m.                                                                                                                                                                      Date Posted: November 15, 2018 Positions to start as soon as possible

Applications Accepted By:
EMAIL:
harry@thelearningsource.org

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Learning Source is seeking applicants for Family Literacy Lead Teacher position in the Aurora Public Schools, Kenton Elementary. The successful applicant oversees general management of the learning center and is responsible for adult student assessment (CASAS and TABE) placement and instruction, as well as general volunteer management. The teacher also provides parenting workshops and coordinates PACT (parent and child together) and Two-generation activities in coordination with the school staff. Adult instruction will be a combination of English language and/or adult basic education/career skills preparation.

  • Teach English language and/or ABE plus career skills preparation to parents of school-aged children in an elementary school setting.
  • Provide guidance to volunteers regarding curriculum, teaching methods, materials.
  • Perform record-keeping and reporting responsibilities using computer-based program.
  • Attend workshops, training and in-services as indicated by the Program Manger.
  • Help foster an encouraging and supportive environment for volunteers by providing guidance in curriculum selection and teaching methods, as well as regularly responding to tutor concerns and needs.
  • Provide parenting workshops to adults enrolled in the program.
  • Coordinate and oversee PACT time in elementary classrooms.
  • Encourage Two-generation activities between parents and children in the schools.
  • Assist with parent involvement during school events.
  • Supervise Child Care Providers and Volunteers

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Bilingual skills (Spanish) preferred.
  • College degree in education, liberal arts or related field.
  • CDE Adult Basic Education authorization (ABEA) completed or in progress.
  • Experience teaching English language and/or adult basic education/career skills preparation to adults.
  • Experience working in a four-component family literacy program preferred.
  • Knowledge of adult education theory, including English language instruction.
  • Understanding of standard education assessment tools.
  • Supervisory skills in staff/student/tutor relations.
  • Knowledge of family literacy practices.

ADDITIONAL NOTES
The Learning Source is a non-profit organization founded in 1964 to enable adults the opportunity to pursue
educational goals. Volunteer tutors, in locations throughout the Denver metro area, provide instruction in basic
literacy, GED, ESOL, and Family Literacy. The Learning Source is dedicated to the principles of equal employment
opportunity in any term, condition or privilege of employment. The Learning Source does not discriminate
against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran
status, sexual orientation or any other status protected by state or local law.

High School Equivalency/GED Instructor 

Location: Denver County Jail – Smith Rd.

Salary: $20/hour, 5 hours a week

Date Posted: November 19, 2018

 

Applications Accepted By:

EMAIL:

HR@thelearningsource.org

Subject Line: High School Equivalency/GED Instructor MAIL: The Learning Source Human Resources 8790 W. Colfax Ave. #109 Lakewood, CO 80215

 

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Learning Source is seeking applicants for a GED Instructor position at the Denver County Jail, Smith Road and Havana. The teacher is responsible for student assessment, instruction and volunteer management as well as coordination with corrections staff. Classes are currently held on Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

  • Teach adult basic education/GED curriculum in an individualized, self-paced environment.
  • Teach job skills/workforce curriculum.
  • Provide guidance to tutors regarding curriculum, teaching methods, materials.
  • Demonstrate curriculum methods and materials to volunteers
  • Perform record-keeping and reporting responsibilities, including student attendance and assessment data.
  • Attend workshops, professional development training and in-services as required by the Program Manager.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • College degree in education, liberal arts or a related field.
  • Teacher certification or experience teaching adults.
  • Knowledge of adult education theory.
  • Understanding of standard education assessment tools – TABE experience preferred.
  • Supervisory skills in staff/student relations.
  • Experience with at-risk populations
  • Experience working with volunteers.

ADDITIONAL NOTES
The Learning Source is a non-profit organization founded in 1964 to enable adults the opportunity to pursue
educational goals. Volunteer tutors, in locations throughout the Denver metro area, provide instruction in basic
literacy, GED, ESOL, and Family Literacy. The Learning Source is dedicated to the principles of equal employment
opportunity in any term, condition or privilege of employment. The Learning Source does not discriminate
against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran
status, sexual orientation or any other status protected by state or local law.

 

School-based Family Literacy Lead Teacher

Aurora Public Schools, Fulton Elementary 755 Fulton St, Aurora, CO 80010

This position requires the teacher to have reliable transportation.

Salary: $25,000 per annum prorated throughout the calendar year plus benefits.

Full-time: Working days and hours correspond to the appropriate teacher calendar for the Aurora Public Schools.

School hours are from 7:45 to 3:45 p.m.

 

Date Posted: November 28, 2018 Position to start as soon as possible Applications

Accepted By:

EMAIL:

harry@thelearningsource.org

 

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Learning Source is seeking applicants for Family Literacy Lead Teacher position in the Aurora Public Schools, Kenton Elementary. The successful applicant oversees general management of the learning center and is responsible for adult student assessment (CASAS and TABE) placement and instruction, as well as general volunteer management. The teacher also provides parenting workshops and coordinates PACT (parent and child together) and Two-generation activities in coordination with the school staff. Adult instruction will be a combination of English language and/or adult basic education/career skills preparation.

  •  Teach English language and/or ABE plus career skills preparation to parents of school-aged children in an elementary school setting.
  • Provide guidance to volunteers regarding curriculum, teaching methods, materials.
  • Perform record-keeping and reporting responsibilities using computer-based program.
  • Attend workshops, training and in-services as indicated by the Program Manger.
  • Help foster an encouraging and supportive environment for volunteers by providing guidance in curriculum selection and teaching methods, as well as regularly responding to tutor concerns and needs.
  • Provide parenting workshops to adults enrolled in the program.
  • Coordinate and oversee PACT time in elementary classrooms.
  • Encourage Two-generation activities between parents and children in the schools.
  • Assist with parent involvement during school events.
  • Supervise Child Care Providers and Volunteers

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  •  Bilingual skills (Spanish) preferred.
  • College degree in education, liberal arts or related field.
  • CDE Adult Basic Education authorization (ABEA) completed or in progress.
  • Experience teaching English language and/or adult basic education/career skills preparation to adults.
  • Experience working in a four-component family literacy program preferred.
  • Knowledge of adult education theory, including English language instruction.
  • Understanding of standard education assessment tools.
  • Supervisory skills in staff/student/tutor relations.
  • Knowledge of family literacy practices.

ADDITIONAL NOTES
The Learning Source is a non-profit organization founded in 1964 to enable adults the opportunity to pursue
educational goals. Volunteer tutors, in locations throughout the Denver metro area, provide instruction in basic
literacy, GED, ESOL, and Family Literacy. The Learning Source is dedicated to the principles of equal employment
opportunity in any term, condition or privilege of employment. The Learning Source does not discriminate
against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran
status, sexual orientation or any other status protected by state or local law.