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Posted: Monday, September 15, 2014 12:12 AM


ACE (The Association of Community Employment Programs for the Homeless) seeks a full-time Education Associate for its vocational rehabilitation program.

The ideal candidate will have experience teaching adults and feel comfortable working with formerly incarcerated and homeless individuals in recovery from substance abuse.

The Education Associate will lead and assist with basic literacy, math and computer classes, one-on-one literacy sessions, and job-readiness workshops, and will report to the Education Coordinator.

Duties & Responsibilities

Teach and assist with basic literacy, math and computer classes, one-on-one literacy sessions, and job-readiness workshops
Manage a case load of 7-10 participants by tracking vocational goals and requirements, assisting participants in reaching goals, and providing individual counseling
Assist with administering education assessments at intake to determine class placement
Track participant attendance and educational progress
Prepare for education sessions and classes
Support students in overcoming barriers to educational success
Report to the Education Manager and assist with administrative work, including data entry into participant-tracking database, Salesforce.
Assist with coordinating volunteer database and events
Complete all other duties as assigned by supervisor

Skills & Qualifications

Bachelors Degree
1-3 years of Social Services and/or teaching experience
Excellent classroom facilitation skills
Excellent interpersonal skills and comfortable working with a diverse population
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and internet navigation
A commitment to helping formerly homeless individuals transition to self sufficiency and pursue their long-term vocational goals

How to apply

Email your resume and cover letter to Please include 'Education Associate' in the subject line.

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• Post ID: 51068692 newyork is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider.