POSITION DESCRIPTION: TAPA Summer Skills Program Instructional Assistant Position Description
Summer Skills, TAPA: Trinity Academy for the Performing Arts
150 Washington Street, Providence, RI 02903
The Summer Skills Instructor Assistant helps to plan and implement the curriculum of TAPA Summer Skills. This instructor is responsible for creating a positive learning environment with a direct focus on the required skills of the academic area. They will work with the Summer Skills Instructors to create a supportive, educational environment, focused on growth. Position requirements, duties and compensation are described below.
★ A passion for teaching and education
★ Experience in teaching summer school a plus, but not required
Summer Skills Preparation
❏ Work with Coordinator and Instructors to create curriculum for Program.
❏ Review Student Data and Draft Goals and Plans
Summer Skills Instruction
In addition to daily classroom instructional assistance:
❏ Monitor safe dismissal of summer school students.
❏ Provide 1:1 or small-group tutoring
HOURS: Flexible based on availability/interest (includes planning, meeting, and instructional time)
LENGTH OF EMPLOYMENT: July - August
<>● <>BCI Background Check
<>● <>Teaching or Tutoring Experience
<>● <>Engaged in Multi-Disciplinary Creative Practice
<>● <>Excellent Reading Comprehension & Writing Skills
<>● <>Interest in Culturally Responsive Arts Integration & Literacy Education