Employment

Better Basics has the following positions available:

 

Afterschool Aide

Better Basics is currently seeking a teacher’s aide to assist with implementing our HOPE afterschool program at Robinson Elementary in Fairfield, AL.  Aides are needed 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday from August 2016 – May 2017, 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, read alouds, administer meal provided by FCS, 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

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 jobs@betterbasics.org.


Program Coordinator/Afterschool Teacher III

 

Better Basics is currently seeking a Part Time, Seasonal Program Coordinator/Afterschool Teacher III to assist in planning and oversee implementation of all activities at the HOPE 21st Century Community Learning Center at Robinson Elementary School in Fairfield, Alabama.  College degree and classroom experience are preferred.  This is a seasonal position and is needed from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday – Friday from August 2016 – May 2017, according to the Fairfield City Schools calendar.

Coordinator will be responsible for guiding all students during academic and enrichment activities and insures successful participation in the HOPE Center program.  Position supervises teachers and aides.  Coordinator will lead select student service learning projects and/or STEM lessons.   Ensures timely submission and collection of paperwork, including timesheets, student payments and other essential inputs for grants and funding sources.

Workweek:  20 hours, Monday – Friday, 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Work Status:  Part-time, Seasonal

Pay Range:  $15/HR

If you are interested in joining the Better Basics team, please send a cover letter, resume (with references) and completed employment application to jobs@betterbasics.org.

Job Description-HOPE Program Coordinator-Teacher III 2014-2015


Afterschool Teacher I

Better Basics is currently seeking afterschool teachers to provide instruction to students enrolled in the HOPE Centers in Fairfield, AL.  Candidates with classroom and camp experience are preferred.  Teachers are needed from 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday – Friday from September 2015 – May 2016, according to the Fairfield City Schools calendar.

Teachers will be responsible for guiding all students in successful participation in the HOPE Center program.  A short daily planning/preparation period is provided prior to student arrival.  Teachers will provide health and nutrition instruction, physical fitness, administer snack, assist with homework, and ensure good classroom management during enrichment vendor rotations.  Every Friday, Teachers will be responsible for creating and leading lessons utilizing technology.  Teachers should be proficient in the use of iPads and web-based applications for laptops.  At the close of each day, Teachers will lead character development activities.

Workweek:  17.5 hours, Monday – Friday, 2:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Work Status:  Part-time, Seasonal

Pay Range:  $11.00 – $12.50/HR

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Better Basics is an Equal Opportunity Employer.