Teacher Lead NFCOZ EBCAP0263

 Lead Teacher, NFCOZ (EBCAP0142)

East Bay Community Action Program (EBCAP) is seeking a part time (20 hours per week) Lead Teacher for our Newport Family & Child Opportunity Zone (NFCOZ) Program at the Pell Elementary School in Newport, RI. NFCOZ provides services and referrals to Newport children and their families in school and community settings, in partnership with Newport Public Schools, parents, and the community. 

The Lead Teacher works with the Site Coordinator to organize the curriculum and thematic activities for the Champion Childcare Program in the classrooms. The ideal candidate will supervise and direct the childcare teacher assistants, supervise students, facilitate daily activities, build and maintain collaborative relationships with facility and staff, interact with community agencies, promote parent involvement, and maintain the philosophy and mission of the program.

The position requires a minimum of an Associates degree or 60 college credits with 18 of them in a field related to education, child development, or recreation, plus at least one year of supervised experience working with school-age children in a group setting.     

For Part Time Employees Working 16 – 29 hours per week, EBCAP provides a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes free and convenient parking, up to 3% company matching 403(b) retirement plan, generous paid time off that includes vacation/holidays/sick time, voluntary medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, mileage reimbursement, opportunities for center-paid training/CEU’s, employee assistance program, discounts to local businesses and services, such as Work Out World New England; YMCA/Newport; BJ’s Wholesale Club, cellular services, and so much more!  

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at East Bay Community Action Program. Our new and enhanced applicant tracking system is currently under construction. Until our system has been fully updated, we are asking all applicants to submit a cover letter which notes position title and position number, a resume and salary expectations to employment@ebcap.org

EBCAP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to providing a diverse work environment.