Employment

Reading Intervention Teacher

Better Basics is currently accepting applications for part-time seasonal positions for Reading Intervention Teacher. Certification is required.

RI Teachers help struggling readers who are below grade level in reading through small-group instruction. Instruction is individualized to meet students’ needs and should focus on phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. RI Teachers work three days per week for twenty weeks between late September and March, according to the Better Basics and school district calendars. A typical day consists of planning time and four thirty-five minute sessions with three to four students in each session.

Rate of Pay: $20 per hour

Workweek Schedule: 9 to 12 hours per week

If you are interested in joining the Better Basics team, please send a cover letter, resume with references, signed employment application and copy of teacher certification to jobs@betterbasics.org.

Teachers who were employed by Better Basics in the 17-18 school year and have resume on file must submit an employment application and cover letter only.

Job Description – Reading Intervention Teacher

Deadline for Applications: July 20th
Interviews: July 23 – July 27


After School Aide

Better Basics is currently seeking teacher’s aides to assist with implementing our HOPE after school program in Fairfield, AL.  Aides are needed 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday from August 2018 – May 2019, according to the Fairfield City Schools calendar.  The right candidate will have a positive classroom management style and an enthusiasm for helping all children succeed.  Aides will provide health and nutrition instruction, physical fitness, monitor after school meal, assist with homework, and ensure good classroom management during enrichment vendor rotations.  Aides will be responsible for student safety and record accuracy during student check-in/check-out.

Workweek:  15 hours, Monday – Friday, 2:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Work Status, Part-time, Seasonal

Pay Range:  $8.50 – $10.00/HR

Job Description HOPE Aide

If you are interested in joining the Better Basics team, please send a cover letter, copy of your resume (with references)(and indicating applicable classroom/camp experience) and completed employment application to gwaldrop@betterbasics.org. The employment application, along with more information about Better Basics can be found at www.betterbasics.org.

**Substitutes also needed** If you have a passion for helping children and flexibility in your schedule, please apply.


Better Basics is an Equal Opportunity Employer.