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Independent Contractor Opportunity with Valley Settlement’s Lifelong Learning Program

Reports to: Adult Focused Programs Manager

Pay range: $20 – $30 per hour, depending on previous work experience.

Schedule: Up to 25 hours per week, Monday – Friday, from September to December 2022, and January to May 2023. This position requires availability during programming hours, which can be from 9 am – 4 pm, with some evening and weekend availability required. Times are subject to change based on programming needs.

What is the Lifelong Learning Program at Valley Settlement?

The Lifelong Learning program at Valley Settlement is a free adult education program for all. We encourage participants to be part of the community and support them in their personal and educational growth by providing classes in math, literacy, English, computer, and more.

Services/Job to be Performed

  • Teach basic, intermediate, and advanced levels of English as a Second Language (ESL) twice a week for 1.5 hours each class.
  • Plan and prepare relevant and practical lessons based on life skills and monitor participants’ performance.
  • Encourage participants to practice the language in class.
  • Answer questions and concerns participants might have.
  • Assign and grade participants’ homework.
  • Provide feedback on participant progress or concerns.
  • Provide weekly reports about the class’s progress to the Adult Focused Programs Manager by email or phone call.  
  • Create a positive class environment while encouraging participants to reach learning goals.
  • Develop an individual plan based on participant needs.

To apply, please send your resume and three professional references to Marlin González at this email address:

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