General Information

The Carlos Rosario School is an exciting place to work. We have an exceptional group of teachers and staff who are committed to making a difference in the lives of a diverse group of adult students. Our students love our school and are eager to learn English and other employment skills so they can become productive citizens and members of American society, who ultimately give back to family and community. the Carlos Rosario School employs over 150 full and part time employees. We have two campuses. The Harvard Street Campus is located in Columbia Heights and the Sonia Gutierrez Campus is located in Eckington. Both campuses are accessible by metro and multiple bus lines.

Staff Positions

Bilingual Counselor (English/Spanish)

Bilingual Counselor organizes, coordinates and directs a guidance program which provides a continuous process of assistance to students through the identification of needs in the educational, vocational, personal and social domains. S/he coordinates the broad component of guidance services (orientation, student assessment, individual and group counseling, educational and career advising, placement and follow-up) to ensure that services are provided to every student seeking assistance. Also provide support for teachers individually as needed and in regular staff trainings.

Qualifications:

  • A Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, counseling, or equivalent experience
  • License in the District of Columbia or working towards a license
  • A minimum of two years’ experience in mental health counseling
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills in English
  • Proven ability to interact with populations of diverse cultural, social, and economic backgrounds
  • Ability to fluently speak Spanish is required
  • Ability to work some weekends and evenings

Schedule: Monday-Friday; must be able to work a few evenings per week.

Location: Sonia Gutierrez Campus

Please email resumes and cover letters to mpleshaw@carlosrosario.org.

HR Director

The HR Director is responsible for the overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of the Human Resources function. S/he is responsible for organizational development, policies and programs covering employment, compensation, benefits, performance management, employee relations, recruiting and retention, and compliance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree or equivalent of five to ten years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience working with Human Resource Information Systems
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred
  • Familiarity working in a diverse environment
  • Proven team leader
  • Self-starter, intuitive, thorough, creative and resourceful
  • Well organized, flexible, and effective in a team environment

Schedule: Monday-Friday

Location: Harvard Street Campus

Please email resumes and cover letters to rosariohr@carlosrosario.org.

Assistant Registrar

Provides managerial support to the Registrar on all activities associated with the Registration Department. Designated second in-command in the Registration Department.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree education or business administration or a related administration area
  • Some prior supervisory experience, especially, in the field of education preferred
  • Preferred five years of direct experience in a school and some experience with enrollment functions
  • Demonstrated understanding of the application of technology in the area of student records and registration services
  • Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills and comfort with Microsoft Office programs
  • Bilingual required (Spanish preferred)

 Schedule: 8am-4pm (three days) and 12:30pm-8:30pm (two days)

Location: Harvard Street Campus

Please email resumes to sjaskunas@carlosrosario.org.

Retention Specialist

This individual will be responsible for collecting and tracking student data and providing basic case management to students. This individual will conduct basic research to identify supportive services resources available for students and connect the students with them. For this purpose, this individual will work closely with the instructors and employment specialists to jointly identify students that will need additional support and prevent students from dropping out before they complete the program. The retention specialist will work closely with students to establish a trusting relationship so they respond to emails for collecting employment data.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma is must, Associates Degree preferred.
  • At least 3 years of experience in an administrative capacity or as a case manager.
  • Well-versed in Microsoft Office and ability to learn new database systems for employment tracking.
  • Bilingual: Spanish and English

Schedule: Monday-Friday; must be able to work a few evenings per week.

Location: Harvard Street Campus

Please email resumes to sjaskunas@carlosrosario.org.

 Teaching Positions
*All teachers are hired on a part time basis to start.

Teaching shifts are:

AM (8:30am – 11:30am) PM (1:00pm – 4:00pm) EVE (6:00pm – 9:00pm)

Spanish GED Instructor (Part Time)

The Spanish GED instructor supports the school’s mission by preparing our adult immigrant students to become productive and civically engaged residents of Washington D.C.  The Spanish GED instructor plans; organizes Spanish GED preparation and instruction; conducts basic literacy assessment and evaluation to integrate GED skills in the four content areas covered in the GED tests: language arts, math, social studies and science.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a GED related subject  area and minimum of two years successful teaching experience
  • Must have GED experience and exposure with hands on use and knowledge of the 2014 computerized GED exam
  • Has knowledge and understanding of the Common Core State Standards as it applies to the GED subjects: math, science, language arts and social studies
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to work as a member of a team
  • Ability to use technology in administrative duties including, but not limited to word processing applications, PowerPoint, and basic website navigation
  • Spanish fluency in reading, writing and speaking is required to teach GED in Spanish

Schedule: Monday-Friday (8:30am-11:30am) or Monday-Thursday(6pm-9pm)

Location: Harvard Street Campus

Please email resumes to sjaskunas@carlosrosario.org.

Benefits

The Carlos Rosario School offers very competitive salaries and excellent benefits for full time and part time employees including health insurance, retirement benefits, holidays, and a generous annual and sick/personal leave policy.

Nondiscrimination Notice

The Carlos Rosario School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identify and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, disability, source of income, place of residence or business, and certain veteran status in its programs and activities.