Action for Boston Community Development, Technology Instructor - Tech Key in Boston, Massachusetts

Education, Training, and Youth Services - GATE TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTOR - TECH KEY JOB DESCRIPTION: Provides classroom instruction to help prepare students to successfully pass the tests required to obtain CompTia A+, CompTia Network+, and Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certifications. Develop curriculum, lesson plan, and instructor guides for preparation courses. Deliver training to clients in both classroom and lab learning settings. Provide student support via telephone, email, and set weekly office hours. Track attendance and provide updates to project manager on a weekly basis. Work collaboratively with ITS department to ensure curriculum and internship goals and objectives are aligned. Perform other related duties as assigned from time to time. REQUIREMENTS: Minimum of a high school diploma/GED and 2-3 years teaching, teaching aid or instructional experience in a technology field required. CompTia A+ and CompTia Network+ certifications also required. Experience teaching/instructing in CompTia A+, CompTia Network+ or Microsoft Office 2013 and 2016 certification courses highly preferred. Demonstrated ability to deliver high quality classroom training, instructional aptitude and mixture of strong technical and interpersonal client facing skills. Exceptional presentation skills, strong verbal and written communication skills. Proven ability to quickly learn all aspects of technical software. Must be able to work sensitively and effectively with individuals of diverse, educational, socio-economic and cultural backgrounds. Please note: This position is temporary until April 30, 2018.