Harlem Village Academies is expanding its curriculum team. Reporting to the ELA Curriculum Director, the Elementary Literacy Curriculum Manager will develop curriculum and resources for grades K-2 that align with HVA's vision, drive toward the Common Core State Standards, and support high levels of student achievement.
Write, revise, and/or curate ELA curriculum and resources for grades K-2 in the following components:
Reading Mini Lessons
Select high-quality, engaging, culturally relevant books and texts for use in Read Aloud, Shared/Close Reading, Guided Reading, and Humanities studies
Collaborate with the Curriculum Director to ensure that professional learning for teachers supports strong implementation aligned with our vision
Support operational and logistical needs related to curriculum implementation, including ordering books, liaising with vendors and schools, sending materials to print, etc.
Have at least three years of ELA teaching experience at an elementary school level
Understanding of the core tenets of progressive pedagogy and implications for curriculum and instruction
Highly knowledgeable on K-2 literature
Experience working in a fast-paced, results-driven environment
Exceptional meticulous attention to detail and accuracy in matters of proofreading and document processing
Demonstrated success creating and managing systems and work product
Incredibly high excellence bar and ownership over results
A team player with a strong work ethic and consistent follow-through
Ability to build lasting and meaningful relationships with team members, students, and families
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
All team members are passionately and deeply committed to the mission, vision, and values of Harlem Village Academies; have a positive and professional attitude; exhibit a very strong work ethic; and possess an inner drive for personal and professional excellence. The ideal candidate will thrive working within an entrepreneurial and results-driven environment.
Harlem Village Academies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to diversity among our staff. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.