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Jobs at Sheltering Arms Children and Family Services, Inc.

Certified Teacher- After School

Location: Queens, NY

Department: After School

Type: Part Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Safe Space is seeking an Certified Teacher to work Part Time in our After School Program. The Certified Teacher provides educational instructions to participants and provide support on a one on one or group support to participants while completing program activities. Prepare students for standardize and classroom exams. Introduce testing skills, practices and protocols.


Essential Functions

  • Teach elementary level literacy and mathematics.
  • Provide educational enhancement and structured recreational activities for program participants
  • Oversee a class of 16-20 students
  •  Provide guidance to teacher's aide
  • Create and execute lesson plans that are in line with the program curriculum
  • Complete reporting requirements such as attendance sheets and monthly progress reports.
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings.
  • Administer practice tests to students. Submit weekly lesson plans and monthly Micro Society outcomes.
  • Facilitate assigned venture as part of Micro Society


  • NYS Teaching Certification REQUIRED.
  • Experience with public education, especially urban schools
  • The ability to work well independently
  •  Ability to generate creative new ideas and assess their feasibility
  •  Recruitment and/or marketing experience (preferred)
  •  Event planning experience (preferred)


It is the policy of SS that the Agency wholly complies with the equal treatment of all employees and applicants for employment without unlawful discrimination as to an individual’s perceived or actual race, creed, color, national origin, alienate, citizenship status, gender, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, partnership status, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, or veteran status in all employment decisions, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, compensation, training and apprenticeship, promotion, upgrading, demotion, downgrading, transfer, layoff and termination and all other terms and conditions of employment.

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