OneWorld Now! (OWN) is an educational nonprofit with almost 20 years of experience providing language instruction, leadership development, and study abroad opportunities to primarily low-income youth of color in the Seattle area and across the country through online programs.
As part of our year-long school program, students can earn high school world language credit by studying Korean, Mandarin Chinese, Arabic, or Russian. They can also opt to participate in Leadership workshops and apply to study abroad in South Korea, Morocco, or Russia.
OneWorld Now!’s vision is that all youth have access to transformative international education opportunities. To help ensure this, all OneWorld Now! programs are priced on a sliding scale based on family size and income.
OneWorld Now! is committed to using a framework of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion to support its youth, staff, and community and to consistently assess and improve its organizational structures and programming.
About the Role
OneWorld Now! is seeking an energetic, organized, and dedicated individual to join our program staff as a part-time in-person Arabic Instructor for the second half of the 2021-2022 academic year (January – June 2022). Note that OneWorld Now teaches Modern Standard Arabic.
This class is being taught in partnership with Denny Middle School and Seattle Public Schools. Note that a teaching license is not required for this position.
Whether you are a native, heritage, or second language speaker of Arabic, this is a chance to share the language and culture you love with middle and high school students.
The ideal candidate will possess some or all of the following characteristics:
Compensation: $30-$35/hour DOE for teaching, plus 1.5 hour of paid planning time per class per day (including lesson prep, grading, communication with students/families/school, etc.)
Hours: Classes are 7:55am – 9:45am Pacific Time Mondays through Fridays from January to June 2022; meetings as scheduled. The classes follow the vacation schedule of Seattle Public Schools.
Location: Denny International Middle School in West Seattle (2601 SW Kenyon St, Seattle, WA 98106). Applicants must be located in the greater Seattle area.
Deadline to apply: Open until filled.
Start date: Ideal start date is January 3, 2022.
To apply: Please upload your cover letter and resume at https://oneworldnow.formstack.com/forms/job_application
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OneWorld Now! is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strongly encourage and seek applications from people of color, multilingual and multicultural individuals, and LGBTQ+ individuals. Assistance and/or reasonable accommodations during the application process are available to individuals upon request. To request assistance or accommodation, please contact email@example.com .
OneWorld Now! does not currently have any paid internship openings.
To inquire about volunteering, please send your resume to info [at] oneworldnow [dot] org along with a description of your availability, background, and what kinds of tasks you would be interested in assisting with.