Multi - Media Coach

YWCA of the City of New York

Location:

P.S.188 Michael E. Berdy
3314 Neptune Ave
Brooklyn, NY, 11224

Borough:

Brooklyn

Job Type:

Paid

Minimum age:

21 years old

Status:

Part Time

Length:

Permanent

Specific Days Needed:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Minimum Hours/Week:

14 hours/week

Area of Focus:

Academic Support/Homework Help, Education

Job Description:

 Multi - Media Coach for OST Elementary OST Program @ PS 188

 

The YWCA of the City of New York is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. The YW is seeking a Multi Media Coach to join our rich engaging program. We are looking for specialists committed to positive youth development and who are able to create and implement curriculum in an elementary school setting. Key attributes of a successful Multi Media Coach is the ability to manage complex and detailed tasks simultaneously; effectively integrate program philosophy and management policies consistent with organization’s mission and goals; utilize analytical skills and creativity to implement program initiatives, and the ability to work collaboratively and independently as necessary. The Multi Media Coach reports directly to the Program Director. 

How to Apply:

Please send your cover letter resume and Mini Lesson plan to tkeitt@ywcanyc.org Fax: (212) 755-3362

To the Attention of:

N/A

Required Skills/Experience:

 Primary Responsibilities:

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Plan and implement developmentally appropriate film and technology curriculum for elementary youth that develops participant’s skills and knowledge of a variety of film techniques and approaches including still photography and documentary film
  • Effectively teach methods by which film makers communicate story and impact audience perspective through frame, light, distance, mood and sound
  • Implement YWCA anti-racist and anti-sexist philosophy within the after school program by teaching critical analysis of the ways film can be a means of social transformation
  • Collaborate with director, specialists, actors, and stage artists on the development and presentation of several theatrical performances per school year, incorporating photography, film and video
  • Demonstrate knowledge of a variety of cinematic traditions and techniques from different cultures
  • Manage classroom effectively and create positive learning environment
  • Submit required program documentation
  • Communicate effectively with Program Director and colleagues
  • Communicate effectively with parents and school-day staff
  • Attend staff meetings

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in related field or commensurate experience
  • Demonstrated effective teaching strategies
  • Commitment to promoting YWCA’s social justice mission, educational and youth development philosophy
  • Knowledge of applied theatre and Theatre of the Oppressed techniques preferred
  • Minimum of 21 years of age
  • At least 2 years of experience working with middle school students
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent classroom management skills

 

Salary range:   $20/Hr. 15 hours per week.

Monday thru Friday from 2:30p.m to 5:30pm.

 

Please send your cover letter resume and Mini Lesson plan to tkeitt@ywcanyc.org

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

The YWCA of the City of New York is an equal opportunity employer.  No employee or applicant shall be discriminated against because of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, alien status, citizenship status, age, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability that can be reasonably accommodated, or any other classification protected by law.