Writing Specialist (PT), Education

Harlem Children’s Zone is currently seeking a part-time Writing Specialist to work with a small team of writers and educators to develop a college readiness writing enrichment program for HCZ high school juniors and seniors.  The Writing Specialist will prepare for and co-facilitate workshops that integrate assesment and instructing.  This position requires a dedication of up to 28 hours a week, and could lead to a long term position.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist with the development of a college readiness and writing enrichment program
  • Prepare and co-facilitate workshops
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualification, Skills and Knowledge Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field 
  • Must have exceptional writing skills
  • Extensive experience working with adolescents in both creative and college writing
  • Experience in writing curriculum a plus
  • Must be available to work from June to September 2012

To be considered, interested applicants must submit a cover letter and resume in a Microsoft Word Document to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  Be sure to include “Writing Specialist” in the subject line.  No telephone inquiries or recruiters please. Replies will only be sent to qualified applicants. HCZ is an EOE.