Job Tracking ID:  512181-562072
Location:   Jackson Heights, NY
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  January 24, 2017
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Job Description:

Do you have a passion for making a difference in someone’s life? Are you looking for an opportunity to use your skills, experience and empathetic nature to work alongside other passionate people in a supportive environment where collaboration and creativity are encouraged? Are you driven to improve your skills for the purpose of helping others? Then the Instructor position is for you! We are seeking compassionate and team-oriented individuals to join our spirited team.

As Instructor, you will maintain a classroom conducive to learning. You will also facilitate successful participant engagement and learning while modeling positive and professional behavior. 

Successful Elements:

  • Create and maintain an environment that promotes opportunities for quality interaction and learning

  • Implement quality instructional practices

  • Model positive and professional behavior

  • Address common barriers to employment

  • Consistently and uniformly adhere to policies, procedures and expectations of EDSI

  • Administer the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) and assess educational aptitude of participants

  • Have a basic understanding of the program’s vocational and further education partners      

  • Provide examples/templates for a chronological resume and a functional resume     

Experience and Skills:

Required Experience:

  • Experience in training, education or career development

  • Able to interact with a wide variety of individuals and demonstrate a positive professional attitude

  • Experience in a team-oriented environment

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Education, Training, Human Resources, Liberal Arts or related area


Bring your expertise to EDSI where you will be able to live our values every day: Show Up, Smile and Support!

Additional Information:

Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:   2 - 5 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Salary:   $ 50,000 to 50,000 per year
Starting Date :   ASAP