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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES 

Thank you for your interest in employment with the West Oak Lane Charter School (WOLCS). We value all of our interested applicants and hope to provide you with the best customer service possible. The Federal legislation, "HR1 No Child Left Behind Act of 2001" requires that all public and charter schools hire “Highly Qualified” teachers for their schools. WOLCS is committed to hiring teachers who meet the NCLB definition of a highly qualified teacher. We seek qualified candidates who are innovative, enthusiastic, and looking for a genuine opportunity to make a difference. We are in our 17th year as a K-8 charter school located in the West Oak Lane section of Philadelphia. We have approximately 1020 students. Our school offers a bright spacious, clean and safe environment for teachers and students. Administration promotes innovation and works collaboratively with teachers and parents to ensure that our students are engaged and that they received a quality educational experience.

 

Current positions available for the 2017-18 School Year

 
  • PA CERTIFIED TEACHERS (3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th science, SpEd, PE)

     

    SIGN ON BONUS!!!!!!!   $1,000 - $4,000 (pending certification, degree and experience)

    West Oak Lane Charter School is looking for Pennsylvania certified teachers for the 2017-2018 & 2018-2019 school year that can help us turn a “good” school into a “great” school. We are a 20-year-old K-8 charter school located in the West Oak Lane section of Philadelphia. We have approximately 1090 students. Our school offers a bright spacious, clean and safe environment for teachers and students. Administration promotes innovation and works collaboratively with teachers and parents to ensure that our students are engaged and that they received a quality educational experience. 


    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: 

     

    • Knowledge of Pennsylvania academic content standards
    • Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum design and delivery, teaching and learning for individuals and groups 
    • Skill in selecting and using appropriate instructional methods and materials when teaching new subjects 
    • Ability to monitor and assess students’ performance to identify areas for improvements and to remediate when appropriate 
    • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with teachers, parents, administrators and other members of the school community 

     

    Successful candidates must have a Pennsylvania Certification (Instructional I or II) Bachelor’s degree, including all courses to satisfy requirements of subject major.
    Minimum of one year of full-time teaching experience required.
    ***** Be the first considered for available positions, forward your resume for review to: hrd@wolcs.org.

     

    West Oak Lane Charter School is an equal opportunity employer.  It is the policy of WOLCS to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status.

     

     

    Reading Tutor

     

    Part-Time – Flexible Hours

    We are looking for part-time reading tutors for our students in grades K-6th. Tutors will be required to support small group instruction and intervention, and administer one-on-one assessments. Hours are flexible. Hours of instruction will be Monday through Friday, between 8:15am and 2:30pm. Applicants need to be available a minimum of 2 hours a day, twice a week.

    • Applicants must have reliable transportation, current clearances, a bachelor’s degree and PA certification in Elementary Education, Special Education, Reading, ESL, English or Language Arts.
    • Applicants are required to be reliable, organized, enthusiastic, and interested in working with younger students.
    • Retired teachers and students enrolled in master’s level Reading Specialist programs are encouraged to apply.

    Hourly rate ranges from $15 to $25 - based on experience.

    to 215-927-7648. 
 
Please forward your current resume to Human Resources via fax (215-927-7648) or email to: hrd@wolcs.org. Employment Applications are available from the Main Offices at WOLCS, as an alternative option to apply.

West Oak Lane Charter School is an equal opportunity employer.  It is the policy of WOLCS to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status.