About Us: The Empowerment Factory (TEF) is a non-profit dedicated to giving youth the skills they need to lead happier, healthier more empowered lives. We focus on three areas of development: creativity, self-esteem, and civic pride. Our Creative Squad programs blend hands-on activities with social emotional learning (SEL) and environmental education. Our vision is for every child to develop the confidence and ability to express themselves and become successful in school and life. Every child should feel that they matter and can make a difference in the world around them.
Teacher Assistant Intern/Volunteer Description The Empowerment Factory (TEF) is a local non-profit looking for a passionate and creative volunteer to assist in teaching. This internship or volunteer work is an excellent opportunity to be part of a team that is making a positive impact in our community while gaining valuable experience. Interns/volunteers will work closely with the Executive Director. We are asking for a minimum of 4 hours per week and are flexible on what days and times.
TEF classes are directly benefiting RI children's education and development during this difficult time when learning has been made so difficult due to COVID-19 restrictions.
For more information about the Empowerment Factory, visit our website at theempowermentfactory.org IG: @TheEmpowermentFactory FB: @TheEmpowermentFactory
Responsibilities: ● Manage student behavior in the classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures. ● Keep up-to-date with developments in subject area, teaching resources, and methods, and make relevant suggestions to instructional plans and activities
Qualifications: ● Must be self-motivated, have good organizational skills, be detail-oriented with the ability to prioritize ● An effective communicator, both written and oral. Bilingual is a plus.
Term: Summer, Fall, Winter Session, Spring Hours: Negotiable To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
999 Main Street, Studio #707, Pawtucket, RI 02860, US
Creating happier, healthier more empowered people.
The Empowerment Factory (TEF) is dedicated to giving children the skills they need to lead happier, healthier lives. We focus on three areas of development: creativity, self-esteem, and civic pride. The Creative Squad programs blend hands-on activities with social emotional learning (SEL) and environmental education. Our vision is for every child to develop the confidence and ability to express themselves, while becoming actively engaged in their communities. Every child should feel that they matter and can make a difference in the world around them.
The Empowerment Factory offers programs and special events for schools, after school, organizations, libraries and youth groups that help children develop the skills they need to succeed.
It was founded by Gail Ahlers, as a nonprofit organization in April of 2014 and became a federally recognized 501(c)3 as of August 2016. Our blended learning model has positively impacted over 3700 urban youth with the creation of 34 after-school clubs and 13 summer programs, 90 percent of whom live in under-served communities.
We welcome your involvement and support. You can give your resources, volunteer your time and advocate as we work together to build a better world.
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
November 12, 2020
Literacy / Reading
Teaching / Instruction
Reading / Writing
At least 4 hours per week with flexible days and times.