82nd Street Academics


Contact Information:

8110 35th avenue
Jackson Heights, NY 11372 (Jessica Kim)



Age Groups:

5-11, 11-14, 14-18

Lead Teachers work to assist children in grades 5th-10th with daily homework assignments; plan for & implement post-homework activities that target social emotional growth; and provide supplementary activities in literacy and math. Programmatic themes are used weekly and staff must contribute to the school themes while working with students. 

The successful candidate(s) must:
♦ be a high school graduate
♦ have related college education 
♦ have previous related experience 
♦ be able to accurately correct homework for the grades listed above 
♦ be able to relate to students and families in a courteous, respectful, and friendly manner
♦ be able to multi-task without taking away from quality of work 
♦ be positive; creative; organized; and self-motivated
♦ have leadership skills to direct a group of 10-15 children
♦ be available Monday through Friday from 3:00-6:30 pm (prompt and reliable attendance is extremely important) and for monthly trainings
♦ Must be able to make a commitment to the program from September 16th, 2013 - June 20th, 2013. 

Interested & qualified candidates please submit resume & cover-letter by email only. The subject line of your email should reference this posting. If you are considering applying for this position, please be sure to read this posting carefully, requirements are not negotiable. Writing and Math skills will be tested during the interview process.

For more information about our organization please visit our website at www.82ndst.com