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

Incumbent serves as counselor under the general supervision of the Student Services Director.  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.  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 a foreign language is required (Spanish preferred)
  • Ability to work some weekends and evenings

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

Location: Harvard Campus

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

Student Resource Room Attendant (part-time)

This individual will assist students in use of print and non-print resources. Also s/he will use the library system to circulate materials, to inventory the collections and to print the reports.

Qualifications:      

  • Associates Degree preferred
  • Experience working or volunteering in a library environment preferred
  • Well-versed in Microsoft Office
  • Strong inter-personal communication and research skills

Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Friday (9am – 2pm) and Tuesday, Thursday (4pm -9pm)

Location: Harvard Street Campus

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

PT Morning Driver and FT Driver

The Driver will transport students from the metro station to the School and transport staff to various locations. The Driver will also perform vehicle inspection prior to use and maintain cleanliness of vehicle.

Qualifications:

  • Valid Commercial Driver’s License with P or S endorsements required
  • Proof of good driving record
  • Ability to work as a team player and function effectively under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills

Schedule: 8:15am-12:45pm (Monday- Friday) and 5pm-9.30pm (Monday-Thursday)

Location: Harvard Street Campus (PT Morning Driver) and SG campus (FT  Driver)

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 Coordinator (10 month full-time position)

The Spanish GED Coordinator 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 Coordinator plans, implements and supervises day to day functions of the Spanish GED program at the Harvard campus including the ongoing evaluation and improvement for the program. Monitors student admission, recruitment and assessment, and ensures compliance with school policies and procedures.

Qualifications:      

  • Bachelor’s degree in a GED related subject area and minimum of three years successful teaching experience; Masters’ Degree preferred
  • 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 independently and with others 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 is required to support the Spanish GED Program

Schedule: Monday-Friday; must be able to work one evening per week.

Location: Harvard Street Campus

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

Part-time ESL Instructor (Evening)

The ESL instructor supports the school’s mission by preparing our adult immigrant students to become productive and civically engaged residents of the Washington, DC.  The instructor accomplishes this by providing excellent instruction that supports students’ diverse educational backgrounds, learning styles, and English language abilities. The responsibilities of the position include creating materials specific to the assigned level, selecting class textbooks, designing a class syllabus, and writing daily lesson plans to directly address all student needs.

Qualifications:

  • Must have at least two of the following: Teaching certification; Master’s Degree in adult education, linguistics, TESOL, language studies, or a related field; or at least three years of teaching experience  Must possess excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to use technology in administrative duties including, but not limited to word processing applications, PowerPoint, and basic website navigation

Schedule: 6pm– 9pm (Monday-Thursday)

Location: Harvard Street Campus, SG Cmpus

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

CNA Intstructor

The Certified Nursing Instructor oversees the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the certified nursing assistant training program, and the instruction of students enrolled in the program. The incumbent is responsible for assuring regulatory compliance with state and federal instructional guidelines and commitment to the philosophy and mission of Carlos Rosario Int’l Pubic Charter School. Evaluates and provides training as needed for clinical practice issues.

Qualifications:

  • The Certified Nursing Assistant Instructor must be a graduate of an accredited School of Nursing with current registered nurse license by the District of Columbia State Board of Nursing. BSN required.
  • A minimum of (1) one year of teaching experience
  • A minimum of two years full-time or equivalent clinical experience is required and a minimum of one year of clinical experience with one year in a management/administrative or supervisory capacity is preferred.
  • Previous experience teaching adult immigrants is recommended.

Schedule: 8.30-11.30 (Monday-Friday)

Location: SG Campus

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

Chef / Culinary Arts Instructor

Chef / Culinary Arts Instructor prepares students to obtain employment and be successful in the field of Culinary Arts.  S/he adapts Culinary Arts training curriculum to meet the needs of ESL learners, instructs students using this curriculum, and revises it according it to needs

Qualifications:

  • Certifications      in the field of instruction at graduate level equivalent preferred
  • Experience      teaching adult learners preferred
  • At      least three years of teaching experience
  • Must      possess excellent communication skills
  • Must      have the ServSafe Certification
  • Experience      working in multi-cultural environment

Schedule: 6pm-9pm (Monday-Thursday

Location: SG Campus

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

Part-time Paraeducator (Morning)

The Paraeducator serves under the direct supervision of the classroom teacher and the teacher’s direct supervisor.  The incumbent’s primary duty is to support and enhance an effective learning environment and student achievement by working with students in small groups and individually.  Additionally, the Paraeducator provides the lead teacher with qualitative data and cultural insight that helps the lead teacher tailor instruction to support each student’s unique challenges and at times, leads class activities at the lead teacher’s request.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years of experience in tutoring or as a paraprofessional
  • Ability to tutor basic math and literacy
  • Ability to balance multiple tasks and establish task priority
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team player and to function effectively as a team player
  • Ability to speak and write English to near fluency
  • Ability to fluently speak a foreign language( Amharic)

Schedule: 8.30-11.30 (Monday-Friday)

Location: Harvard Street Campus

Please email resumes and cover letters 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 program and activities.