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After School Teachers

  • Date Posted
    • 8.23.18
  • Organization
    • Partner Schools
  • Region
    • Mid-Atlantic
  • Role
    • Teacher
  • Commitment
    • Part-Time
  • Location
    • Washington, D.C.

C.A.F.E

Capital City Aftercare For Everyone 

Positions Available: Capital City AfterCare for Everyone (C.A.F.E) After School Teachers

Capital City Public Charter School (CCPCS) is looking for talented teachers for our after school program,
Capital City AfterCare for Everyone (C.A.F.E), serving students in PK-6
th grade. C.A.F.E teachers will work
18 hours per week according to the following schedule: 3-6 p.m. on M, T, Th, F; 1-6 p.m. on Wednesday.
There will also be an additional hour of planning time 1x per week.

Responsibilities of C.A.F.E teachers include:

• Planning and leading activities for students in small and large groups during recreational and
activity times.
• Supervising and supporting students with homework completion.
• Implementing a social curriculum and discipline approach consistent with the school day
program (CCPCS uses the Responsive Classroom model).
• Clear and professional communication with parents, teachers and school staff to insure
collaboration.
• Attending and actively engaging in scheduled planning time.

C.A.F.E teachers will typically work with one age group in classes with an average ratio of 1 adult:10
students. The position provides aspiring teachers with the opportunity to develop teaching and
leadership skills while learning from experienced teachers. We seek to fill positions as soon as possible.

Requirements: A high school diploma, First Aid/CPR training, and experience supervising and teaching
elementary school age students. Candidates should enjoy working with children, have strong classroom
management skills, and be strong team players. The physical stamina to work with active young children,
which may include lifting, bending, and running after children. Strong communication skills to work with
teachers, parents, and students. Completion of a CDA program, experience working in diverse and
inclusive settings, and the ability to speak Spanish are desired though not required.

Compensation: $12-$20/hour based on experience

To Apply: Email resume and cover letter to Steven LeBoo, C.A.F.E Program Director at
capitalcityjobs@ccpcs.org.

About Our School: Capital City was founded in 2000 and now serves 983 students in grades PK-12. In
2012, the entire school relocated to a newly renovated single campus in Ward 4. Capital City has been a
model for school reform in the District. The school implements the EL Education model
(www.elschools.org). Through this model teachers craft expeditions that incorporate projects, research,
fieldwork, and service to support students in meeting rigorous standards. Capital City’s program also
emphasizes a strong social curriculum, a commitment to diversity, a strong inclusion model and the
integration of arts into the curriculum.

Capital City is an equal-opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color,
national origin, marital status, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, disability, or any other protected
status. All employment decisions will be made solely on the basis of the individual's qualifications as
related to the requirement of the position being filled.