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Middle School Math Teacher

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The Nest Academy

  • 1 person is interested

The Nest Academy provides education to underprivileged youth in the East Charlotte area. The Nest Academy, is a small private school with a vision to change the lives of our students.

The Nest Academy, formerly known as One7 Academy, was started by MC Hildreth in 2009 with five girls in a small donated space near uptown Charlotte. The Academy now has its own custom built school building with 27 students, 1st through 12th grades. The students are from Vietnam, Thailand, The Congo, Ethiopia, Mexico, Thailand, Uganda, Eritrea, Vietnam, Argentina, El Salvador and the United States.

The Academy is currently seeking a part-time or full-time middle/high school MATH teacher to begin immediately for the 2021 spring semester. Start date is ASAP. The schedule for this position is flexible. Teaching candidates will need to be able to commit a minimum of 1 1/2 hours per day Monday-Friday of class instruction, plus time for lesson planning.

The candidate should have flexibility, a willingness to serve others, and the ability to differentiate instruction for individual needs.

The successful full-time candidate will be responsible for teaching block (90 minutes) classes Monday-Friday. Candidates should possess at minimum a bachelor's degree, a strong desire to work with students from diverse backgrounds and enjoy working in a close knit community.

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About The Nest Academy

Location:

2223 EASTWAY DR, CHARLOTTE, NC 28205, US

Mission Statement

Where we educate, empower and enrich Charlotte’s refugee, immigrant, underprivileged and at-risk children. A tuition free, holistic education addressing the whole child: educationally, nutritionally, emotionally, socially and experientially .

Description

EDUCATE, ENRICH and EMPOWER students through education, a sense of COMMUNITY with LOVE and RESPECT and to encourage them to become confident, educated, accomplished, giving and successful first generation refugee high school graduates. WE HAVE SEEN GREAT SUCCESS! The academy is UNIQUE, it is OUT OF THE BOX and unprecedented. We have created a custom learning environment that is multi age, multi grade and multi faceted. We integrate creative, performing and visual arts, music and rhythm therapy, provide a holistic approach to address the whole child, welcome public speakers in the community to inspire students, offer cutting edge physical, social, emotional training, and many experiential opportunities outside of the classroom, much like those MC personally experienced growing up. Upon graduation, our students are equipped to succeed in America.

Children & Youth
Community
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2223 Eastway DriveCharlotte, NC 28205

(35.22581,-80.7756)
 

SKILLS

  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • 1 hour and 15 minutes or so of instruction, plus any planning time needed.
  • Must have at least a Bachelor's degree and experience teaching, especially in Math.

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