São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Primary Division (São Paulo)
Position: Avenues Internship Program (Primary Division)
Location: São Paulo
Start Date: Jan-20
WHY TEACH AT AVENUES?
A top-tier school in New York City, offering a truly global education, opened in São Paulo in August 2018 and expanding to other global cities in coming years. Teaching and learning through language immersion in English and challenging interdisciplinary projects. A culture of creativity, entrepreneurship and deep collaboration. State-of-the-art technology throughout. Brilliant colleagues, with widely diverse experience, creating a unique educational experience together. Unparalleled possibilities for professional learning and development prospects around the globe. There is no place quite like Avenues.
DEEP COLLABORATION, CONSTANT EVOLUTION
Collaboration here is not a buzzword: it's woven into everything we do. At Avenues, no one teaches on an island. Substantial time to collaborate is embedded into the schedule. Teacher teams, across multiple disciplines, design learning experiences together for a whole grade level. This intensity of collaboration is challenging as well as exciting: we are always evolving, learning from each other and seeking to improve.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
The Avenues Internship Program (A.I.P) is a two-year on-site educator preparation program that offers early career educators the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a learning environment. Interns collaborate closely with teachers in all aspects of lessons and beyond. We are currently seeking an intern to work specifically with the Primary years (Nursery - 5th grade).
In addition to their work, interns participate in weekly faculty meetings where they explore issues essential to learning and projects. These meetings also offer interns the opportunity to share and reflect upon their experiences, thereby gaining new perspectives on educating and education. In this role, an intern will:
- Support different classes and take part on a rotation internship
- Collaborate with teachers
WHAT YOU'LL BRING
- A desire to learn best practices in interdisciplinary education
- Deep dedication to learning and developing the craft of teaching and by providing learning experiences
- Superb ability to collaborate with colleagues to achieve goals
- Currently studying toward a teaching degree
Please apply through the Careers section of the Avenues website (http://www.avenues.org/en/careers).
Avenues offers competitive compensation and a generous benefits package. Avenues is committed to diversity among our staff, and applicants of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.