Posted on August 4, 2021
To support a new Education Specialist who will support students in Grades K-8 enrolled in their SchoolBridge after-school and Learning Lab programs through the development of instructional programming, implementation of student assessments, and the delivery of enhanced professional development for staff. While the Education Specialist will be responsible for helping to develop literacy enrichment activities across all grade levels, a targeted assessment and intervention program will be piloted to improve students’ literacy skills in Grades K-3. Overall, the work of the Education Specialist will provide consistent support to their SchoolBridge participants who need additional assistance to reach broader markers of academic success, including performing well on Math and English Language Arts exams, and advancing to (and being prepared for) the next grade level on time. Hudson Guild is a settlement house that provides comprehensive programs and services to families in the Chelsea neighborhood and on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, many of whom reside in public housing.