Creating Hope. Transforming Lives
Catholic Charities of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Syracuse is dedicated to caring for those in need while promoting human development, collaboration, and the elimination of poverty and injustice. Catholic Charities of Onondaga County helps people in need regardless of their religion, race, ethnicity, or nationality. We believe that all people have infinite value and are worthy of our respect and compassion. Above all, we are committed to creating hope and transforming lives.
The Enrichment Teacher, teaches Enrichment curriculum to Elementary aged students, grades Pre-K to Fifth. Develop lesson plans and instructional strategies for the designated Enrichment selection, which is connected to the core curriculum. Manage individual and group behavioral strategies so the individual student may obtain social and self-regulation skills. Utilize resources for positive social/emotional growth and development. Develop and assist in creating positive relationships with school staff, students and families. Participate in Extended Learning Time planning meetings. Report progress regularly to the Program Coordinator/Manager and school principal. Report any emergencies or significant incidents to Program Coordinator/ Manager and school administration. Maintain guidelines established by the funding sources and Catholic Charities policies and procedures.
Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, human services, education, or related field with three (3) years relevant experience in the identified specialized area required or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in educational setting with training in therapeutic crisis intervention, conflict resolution, and positive behavioral supports preferred. Interest in the Performing Arts is useful. N.Y.S. Central Registry clearance; SCSD background clearance. Basic engagement skills; strong classroom management and conflict resolution skills. Ability to prepare a showcase of student learning.