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Daycare school age site director
South-East Asia Center’s Bridge International School seeks a school-age site director. The position involves administrative duties and teaching Bridge-approved curriculum, helping students with homework, maintaining pedagogically appropriate classroom, etc.
BA or MA in Education, with 18 semester hours in courses related to child care and/or child development, elementary education, or other related fields, including courses related to school-age children.
The ideal candidate would have this (required) education, several years of teaching experience, and a strong social-science background.
The Bridge International School:
The vanguard cross-cultural education at the Bridge springs from its unique multicultural clientele including Asian, Middle Eastern, African, Hispanic, and Euro-American families. Cross-culturally oriented professional educators and social workers at South-East Asia Center (SEAC) crafted new educational approaches helping to bring such diverse peoples together with cooperative win-win play and the joys of sharing, stressing universal commonalities, and positive-sum strategies that apply to all age groups.
Competitive compensation, paid sick/personal/vacation days and holidays, $200/mo. bonus, professional development opportunities, health insurance, multicultural environment/student population, and CTA conveniently accessible.
Job Type: Full-time
Assistant Daycare Site Director/ Lead Teacher 0-3
Do you like working with the very cutest age group and watching them develop?
Have any BA + 32 Early Childhood Education (ECE) or Child Development (CD) semester hours?
Our children demand a high level of professional responsibility and quality of work from their teachers. You will receive high-level professional support and in-services included in your work time.
This job involves planning, creative educational activities in compliance of best standards, classroom maintenance and personal care.
25 paid holiday/sick/personal/vacation days, health insurance, professional development opportunities, multicultural environment, CTA-accessible locations and free parking.
The vanguard cross-cultural education philosophy and methodology at the Bridge springs from its unique multi-cultural clientele including Asian, Middle Eastern, African, Hispanic, and Euro-American families. Cross-culturally oriented professional educators and social workers at South-East Asia Center crafted new educational approaches stressing universal commonalities, cooperative win-win play, and the joys of sharing and helping to bring such diverse peoples together with positive-sum strategies that apply to all age groups.
Since its birth in 1979, SEAC has been well-known for its high-quality social service, senior services and education programs. Over these near 40 years, SEAC has maintained a high level of idealism, friendliness, warmth, and integration with the community.
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Registered Nurse (RN)
Registered Nurse (FT or PT): Be part of a team of educators, social workers and medical staff to run a small, and growing adult day care targeting Southeast Asian and other immigrants. Work in a colorful port of entry neighborhood and in a beautiful ADC setting in an historic former German tavern. Work with caring staff and grateful clients.
Adult day services address the promotion of cognitive, emotional and physical health of seniors in need of maintenance of independence and mainstream life. This position involves development of plan of care, physical activity planning and implementation, routine physical checkups, dietary oversight, health talks as well as involvement with emotional, and cognitive needs of a variety of clients from various cultural backgrounds, plus case note keeping and preparing and submitting timely reports – all coordinated with a small collegial staff.
Position could be FT or PT (PT: Mon – Fri, any 3 hours between 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM).
Paid holidays/personal days/vacations, monthly bonus, health insurance, working in a beautiful historic building in the bustling northeast Chicago port of entry of immigrants, accessible by public transportation, available parking.
Any background in social sciences, education, social work is very helpful. Good communication, interpersonal, writing and clerical skills a must. Vietnamese or Cantonese language or cultural familiarity is a strong plus.
Please send resume with salary expectation and transcript(s).
Job Type: Full-time
Adult ESL Coordinator
Make a real impact. Help adult immigrants learn English which in turn helps them to have a productive life and to become citizens.
Coordinator will recruit students and volunteer tutors, teach classes, prepare and submit reports and program proposal on a timely basis, ensure compliance of program rules and requirements.
Must have credentials and/or experience in teaching ESL to adults. Excellent interpersonal communication skills, reading and writing skills, outgoing and engaging personality, flexibility, self starter, meticulousness, cross-cultural diplomacy, able to work on Saturdays, ability to work with different age groups are musts.
Fluency in Vietnamese or Cantonese a strong plus. BA, MA or Ph.D. in TESOL, TEFL, ESL, English education, linguistics or equivalent required.
Full time position (Saturday a must), paid holidays/personal days/vacations, $200/month bonus, health insurance, working in a beautiful historic building in the bustling northeast Chicago port of entry of immigrants, accessible by public transportation, available parking, and professional development opportunities.
Please send cover letter, resume and transcript. EEO Employer
Administrator of Senior Programs
In this position full-time position you will oversee the development and management of Senior Programs including, but not limited to Adult Day Services, In-Home Services, Congregate Dining Program, Child and Adult Food Program, ESL Program, Title V Senior Aide Program and IDOT Senior Transportation Program.
** MA in social services, social sciences, health, education or other related fields
** Cantonese or Vietnamese proficiency
** Experiences working with immigrant seniors
** Ability to interpret and implement funders’ rules and regulations
** Ability to handle multiple priorities
** Excellent written and verbal communications as well as leadership skills
** Competent in bureaucracy
** Empathy with limited-English-speaking people
** Eager to learn and research
** Excellent problem-solving skills
** Open to new ideas and approaches
** Accountable, reliable, honest, flexible and willing to go beyond the call of duty
** Ethnic experience or knowledge very helpful
** Community service oriented
** Competitive salary
** Paid sick/personal/ vacation days and holidays
** $200/month bonus
** Health insurance
** Historic landmark building
** CTA accessible
** Multicultural environment
South-East Asia Center is a not-for-profit, community service organization building cross cultural bridges amongst all groups while providing comprehensive, family-oriented educational and human services targeting limited-English-proficient immigrants and refugees.
Please send cover letter, resume and transcripts.
EEO Employer Job Type: Full-time
IT Network Administrator
Since its birth in 1979, SEAC has been well-known for its high quality social service, senior services and education programs. Over these 40 years, SEAC has maintained a high level of idealism, friendliness, warmth, and integration with the community. Located in vibrant Uptown/Edgewater, we serve an incredibly diverse array of clients every day.
Network administrator for windows 2016 environment
familiar with configuring routers/switches
Can set up voice-over-IP phone system (with free PBX)
Assorted IT tasks in small office environment: setting up printers, troubleshooting computer issues, light programming duties, etc.
Degree in computer science (preferred)
2-3yrs network experience (preferred)
Friendly attitude, flexibility to tackle diverse job assignments, available to work some overtime
Compensation includes 25 paid holiday/sick/personal/vacation days, health insurance multicultural environment, CTA-accessible locations and free parking.