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Dysart Community Center-GED Teaching Internship

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Company Name: 
Dysart Community Center
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, April 5, 2020
El Mirage
Federal Work-Study Eligible Site: 
Qualify for WIRCCS Scholarship: 

Dysart Community Center' s (dysartcommunitycenter.org) mission is to provide educational and developmental opportunities for low-income children and adults in our local communities

Dysart Community Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1962 by a group of twelve determined volunteers to provide basic health and educational resources to local families on the verge of poverty. Educating those in need was the first priority for these volunteers and remains so today.

From its founding more than fifty years ago, Dysart Community Center has expanded its services to provide a variety of educational programs for thousands of West Valley residents in our local communities. Today we proudly serve our community with GED, ESL, and citizenship courses for adults, after-school and summer care for youth, and access to various basic needs resources for families and individuals. We believe that by empowering our community through education while providing relief from various social and economic stresses, we can play an important part in helping our community members reach the full potential of their character and capabilities.

The intern will provide assist with GED prep courses. Students are instructed in the subjects of Math, Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts. Class sessions are 3 days a week, Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday nights from 6:00pm-8:00pm. They are in need of instructors proficient in high school level math. The student intern is asked to work 8 hours per week for a minimum of 12 weeks.  This is an unpaid internship however it is does qulify for the WIRCCS Scholarship http://www.estrellamountain.edu/students/internships/west-valley-wirrcs-scholarship. This opportunity is only available to Estrella Mountain Community College students. Applicants are REQUIRED to submit and online application, a resume, and a cover letter. Free resume/cover letter/mock interview assistance is available by appointment only at the EMCC Career & Transfer Center. To schedule your appointment please visit or call 623-935-8740 or email ctc.frontdesk@estrellamountain.edu.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Develop lessons for instruction
  • Clearly explain lessons to students
  • Follow-up/Monitor student progress
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Currently enrolled at EMCC 
  • Maintain a 2.5 GPA
  • Proficient in High School Level Math, Science, Language Arts, and Social Studies
  • Great communication skills
  • Flexible
  • Positive
  • Bi-lingual (spanish) is a plus

The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the career and technical education programs of the District.

The Maricopa County Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities. For Title IX/504 concerns, call the following number to reach the appointed coordinator: (480) 731-8499. For additional information, as well as a listing of all coordinators within the Maricopa College system, visit http://www.maricopa.edu/non-discrimination.