Adult Ed Instructor/Case Manager...

POSITION: Two part-time, 20-25 hours per week: Out of School Jobs for America’s Graduates Program
DEPARTMENT:  Adult Education and Literacy-Jobs for America’s Graduates

LOCATION:   Time split between Port Arthur and Beaumont and Silsbee

BEGINNING SALARY: Hourly rate: $20.00 - $22.00 per hour

•    Associate degree required; Bachelor’s degree preferred;
•    Applicant should be self-motivated and multi-task oriented with the ability to set priorities in a busy, but rewarding classroom environment;
•    Applicant must demonstrate excellent customer service skills to interact with staff, students, community partners, and the public;
•    Possess strong instructional and planning skills for the non-traditional classroom;
•    Ability to be flexible and adaptable in a variety of classroom situations and service projects;
•    Excellent computer skills and knowledge of various applications;
•    Ability to track expenditures, student incentives, etc;
•    Ability to co-chaperone students on overnight trips in Texas and out-of-state;
•    Ability to organize, oversee and monitor student involvement in volunteer service projects;
•    Ability to instruct and advise out-of-school or at-risk youth;
•    Ability to relate to, interact with, and have empathy for students;
•    Ability to recruit and retain students;
•    Prior experience working with and knowledge of community resources available;
•    Knowledge or ability to easily learn Management Information System: Prior knowledge of TWIST and other Workforce management information systems helpful;
•    Prior experience working with at-risk students preferred;
•    Ability to interact well with a diverse at-risk student population, age 16-24.
•    Ability and willingness to speak at various meetings to promote adult education programs;
•    High energy required;
•    Warm, genuine, outgoing personality required;
•    Willingness to perform other duties as assigned;
•    Willing to work occasional non-traditional hours;
•    Strong organizational skills and a strong work ethic; maintain a neat and professional appearance;

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Complete online application; attach resume and references; Background check required.