New Africa Center

Computer Instructor & Tutor, New Africa Center

Posted on February 12, 2019

The New Africa Center houses the the Muslim American Museum & Archive.

Our primary purpose is to preserve the African American Muslim rich cultural heritage and legacy to pass on to future generations.

We are seeking a Computer Instructor and Tutor. The Computer Instructor and Tutor will provide skills and training necessary to assist youth and adults achieve life-long computer literacy competencies and provide homework assistance for the youth.

*Installation of computer software and accessories for the New Africa Center’s lab station.
•Provide instruction to youth and adult students in basic computer skills such as email, internet job search, and software programs including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.
•Design and develop basic computer skills curriculum, which will include the creation of course outlines, lesson plans, and examinations. Curriculum will reflect content of software programs.
•Coordinate and communicate with parents, teachers and administrative staff regarding the progress of students.
•Assist in the New Africa Center orientation sessions and respond to questions concerning computer-related curriculum.
•Attend New Africa Center-related meetings as appropriate
•Explore and share with staff relevant professional development opportunities.
•Participate in appropriate professional development course and conferences and share materials with other staff
•Perform other New Africa Center-related computer instructional activities as assigned.

Skills Required:
Strong interpersonal relationships skills, including techniques for positive motivation and handling difficult students. Strong instructional computer background in Microsoft Programs, e-mail and internet.

Education & Experience: A minimum of one year of experience teaching and working with youth is preferred. Must be able to demonstrate lesson plan preparation and classroom management skills.

Language Requirements: Must speak fluent English; Bilingual is a plus.:

Position is Part Time. 3:30 to 6pm Monday thru Thursday; some weekends required. To apply, please provide cover letter and resume to: Mr. Muhammad at ICPIC@RCN.COM

Experience working with adults and children preferred.

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