General Information

Join the staff at Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School, the nation’s first charter school for adults! Our diverse school is a nationally recognized leader in the field of adult basic education and workforce development with a mission to serve the adult immigrant community of Washington, D.C. Our students strive to become invested, productive members of American society who give back to family, community and the workplace. Our school exemplifies excellence in academics and strength in community partnerships within a safe and compassionate learning environment. Our high-achieving adult learners set goals to learn English, earn their GED, become U.S. citizens, or to achieve industry certifications in culinary arts, nursing or technology. Carlos Rosario School is looking for diverse, multilingual education professionals for a variety of rewarding positions.

The Carlos Rosario School employs over 200 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

Assistant Assessment Coordinator

The Assistant Assessment Coordinator supports the Assessment Coordinator and is responsible for assisting in the researching, designing, analyzing, preparing, maintaining, administering, and producing testing materials. The Assistant Assessment Coordinator also manages the assessment office when the Assessment Coordinator is not present.

Qualifications:

  • Masters in Second Language Assessment, TESOL or related field;
  • 5 or more years of experience teaching ESL preferably in an adult education setting
  • Experience and training in curriculum writing for ESL
  • Experience and training in assessment for English Language Learners

Schedule: Monday- Thursday 1:00am-9:00pm; Friday 8:30am-4:30pm.

Location: Harvard Street Campus

Please email resumes and cover letters 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)

PT Chef/Culinary Arts Instructor

The Carlos Rosario Public Charter School serving DC adult immigrants has an opening for a part-time Chef/Culinary Arts Instructor opening. 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:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in the Hotel & Restaurant industry (Management position preferred)
  • 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: 8:30am– 11:30am (Monday-Friday)

Location: Sonia Gutierrez Campus

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

PT ESL for Families Instructor

The ESL for Families instructor supports the school’s mission by preparing our adult immigrant students to become productive and engaged parents, who are able to navigate the public school system and advocate for their children.  The instructor accomplishes this by providing excellent instruction that supports our students’ diverse educational backgrounds, learning styles and English language abilities.  The responsibilities of the position include creating materials specific to the three distinct ESL levels taught, selecting class textbooks, and writing daily lesson plans to directly address the needs of all students.  The Instructor is expected to engage with multiple forms of data, both formal and informal, to help students advance academically.  Additionally, the role of the ESL for Families Instructor requires the management of key data points.  Student tracking forms, daily attendance, student scores, timecards and emails are examples of the administrative responsibilities that extend beyond the time spent teaching in the classroom.  The instructor must also be able to able to work independently at an off- site location.

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
  • Bilingual Spanish/English is preferred

Schedule: 5pm-8pm (Monday-Thursday) or 4:30pm -7:30 pm (Monday-Thursday)

Location: TBD

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

PT 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: Sonia Gutierrez 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 programs and activities.