• Caminos Physical Education Teacher

  • Posted: 05/07/2021

    Our Caminos program is seeking a Physical Education Teacher. This position is responsible for providing a safe, therapeutic learning environment and innovative, culturally-sensitive programming. The PE teacher promotes high quality instruction and a positive learning environment focusing on effective, innovative, and rigorous individualized instruction.

    The Caminos program provides a safe, secure placement option for children who have recently migrated to the United States seeking opportunities for reunification with family and the chance to pursue their education and immigration cases.

    This position requires:

    · Bachelor’s Degree in Education from an accredited college or university, with training and/or experience in teaching physical education.

    · Certification by the Illinois State Board of Education.

    · Excellent oral and written communication skills.

    · Fluency to speak, read, and write in both English and Spanish preferred.

    This program is federally funded through a grant. Cunningham Children’s Home plans to begin delivering services to unaccompanied children in the upcoming months.

    Relocation assistance available. Extensive training will be provided. Prospective employees must be at least 21 years old, possess a valid Illinois driver's license that has not been suspended in the previous three years, and proof of auto insurance. Employees must be able to maintain client confidentiality.

    Prospective employees are required to submit to a pre-employment background check and physical. Cunningham offers outstanding benefits and opportunities for professional growth and personal fulfillment. We are committed to the values of spirituality, teamwork, integrity, and respect. Salary is based on experience. EOE

    Job Type: Full-time

    Pay: $49,000.00 - $74,000.00 per year