Brooklyn Public Library is seeking a Pre-HSE instructor to teach intermediate level adult basic education classes.  The Instructor will teach reading, writing and math to adults using curriculum developed by BPL and including CCSS in a technology rich learning environment.

Duties & Responsibilities:            

  • Prepare syllabus that uses library collections and curriculum
  • Engage students in a rich and engaging learning environment
  • Utilize BPL Pre-HSE curriculum for reading, writing and math
  • Implement vocabulary, fluency and comprehension strategy instruction
  • Administer mandated assessment and conference individually with students
  • Submit attendance and documentation of student progress as required
  • Participate in regular staff meetings for curriculum and staff development

Skills & Qualifications:

  • BA/BS required; MA in education a plus
  • Proven effectiveness with struggling learners
  • Strong organizational skills required
  • Comfortable with basic technology
  • Creative problem solver with a strong commitment to adult literacy a plus
  • Hours: 6 hours/week + 1 hour for prep and administrative work. Evening/Saturday.
  • Salary: $38 per hour


Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Brooklyn Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.