Full-Time Curriculum Coordinator
Location: Honolulu, HI
Design and implement Mahope project curriculum, teacher training, and student instructional units with a focus on middle school level math and science concepts and benchmark mastery.
- Work closely as a member of the curriculum team (curriculum coordinator and Native Hawaiian cultural specialist) to develop and facilitate project-based learning activities that increase the after school curriculum rigor in science and math for grades 6-8 as defined in the Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards;
- Work with the curriculum team to develop and deliver creative and engaging field day projects that integrate the Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards in the content of math, science, Hawaiian culture and language arts;
- Coordinate school and field day logistics with the school administration and teachers;
- Operate as a classroom education assistant to develop a rapport with teachers and students;
- Collaborate with teachers in math and science curriculum implementation and review;
- Deliver after school curriculum;
- Provide feedback and communication to curriculum coordinator, teachers, staff, and parents that will include but not be limited to student progress tracking and goal setting.
Other duties as assigned including, but not limited to:
- Produce web posts about the program;
- Maintain site and equipment and;
- Assist with program reporting.
- Monday through Friday, 9:00 am – 5:30 pm or otherwise determined by the supervisor;
- Position requires regular and predictable attendance;
- Some nights and weekends may be required.
- Work at project office, schools where the project is scheduled and outdoor project field sites;
- Travel in personal vehicle to and from program sites and;
- Travel to neighbor islands may be required.
Mental, Physical and Communication Demands
- Consistent adherence to the practice of MAF’s core values that are used as a guiding force in the success of all of its programs;
- Must be keenly aware of and attentive to program participants;
- Must be able to analyze and problem solve;
- Must be able to multi-task and prioritize;
- Must possess strong interpersonal skills.
- Must be physically fit and able to keep up with the student and teachers in sailing, gardening, hiking, and swimming;
- Must be able to lift and carry up to 40 lbs. on a regular basis;
- Must be able to sit and work at desk for extended period of time.
- Must exhibit courteous and professional demeanor towards program participants, staff and administration via verbal, written, physical, and electronic correspondence;
- Must possess strong communication skills;
- Must be able to maintain confidentiality.
Minimum Qualification Requirements
- Bachelor’s degree in Math, Science, Education, Hawaiian studies or equivalent required;
- An understanding of Native Hawaiian culture preferred;
- At least two (2) years of experience in student or professional teaching in Mathematics and/or Science at the intermediate and pre algebra level;
Two (2) years of applied mathematics instruction to the calculus level preferred;
- Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, Windows and Apple operating systems and iOS;
- Must have access to a vehicle, have a valid driver’s license, a safe and responsible driving record, and current no-fault auto insurance, with at least $100K in bodily injury liability per person and $25K in property damage liability.
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