Math Instructor in Bristol, PA at ResCare

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bristol, PA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/12/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Math Instructor

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Math Instructor.

About this Line of Business

ResCare Workforce Services is the nation's leading and most comprehensive provider of services and solutions designed to help put people to work.  

With more than 400 urban, suburban and rural ResCare-managed operations throughout the nation, ResCare's team of more than 4,500 workforce professionals sets the industry's best practices, assisting approximately 1 million job seekers a year, states and state job boards and thousands of employers.

Within this business, Workforce Services offers a combination of career center operations, Job Corps centers, business services and family support functions, and is the largest for-profit collection of workforce solutions in the U.S.  Through the six elements of our world-class service delivery model, our team of experts have an enhanced ability to connect employers with qualified job seekers.

As a(n) Math Instructor you will: 

  • Instructs in GED/ ABE preparation, in addition to providing instruction for career related activities.
  • Provides participant with a credential representing mastery of certain basic competencies desirable to employers.
  • Provide educational instruction in assigned subject/topic areas to include mathematical, science, and other topics as deemed necessary for young adults ages 16-24.
  • Prepare participants for Pre-GED and GED exams.
  • Provides classroom instruction to participants in computer literacy, job search techniques, life skills, money management, job retention strategies, pre-vocational/career transition opportunities and one-on-one tutoring.
  • Uses classroom instruction and group participation activities to assist program participants in learning basic math, reading, writing skills, vocabulary, grammar; publishing skills including proofreading, editing, graphic layout, etc.
  • Tests and documents the attainment of competencies and academic progress.
  • Provides case management including attendance and behavior issues and agency referrals.
  • Help maintain client files.
  • Provides individual counseling related to vocational exploration, goal setting, and problem-solving; addresses behavioral problems.
  • Position Requirements

  • Strong communication and organizational skills; strong computer and publishing skills.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely.
  • Relate well with youth and young adults.
  • Culturally sensitive; enthusiastic with ability to motivate.
  • Experience in presenting workshops to hard to-serve individuals (especially youth).
  • Experience working with participants with one or more barriers to employment.
  • B.A./B.S. or higher in Education, English, Liberal Arts, or a related field; State Teacher's Certification (Adult Education or Secondary Teaching) preferred.
  • Two years of teaching/training experience.
  • Teaching license strongly preferred.
  • Additional Information

    This position prepares young adults to be proficient in Mathematics; therefore, the ideal candidate possesses a high level of mathematics competency

    Benefits

    ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

    ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

    1260 VETERANS HWY , BRISTOL, PA 19007-7504 USA