Independent Contractor: Assistant Adult Literacy Instructor for TANF Adult Education Class
Work location will be at: Tulsa Dream Center: 200 West 46th Street North. The instructor will be able to office there, but also be able to access resources at our main literacy office.
Overseen by the Literacy Services Manager, the Assistant Instructor works with the Lead Instructor in providing pre-GED instruction and enrichment to TANF recipients referred to the adult education class. Using the lesson plans and guidance of the Lead Instructor, the Assistant provides approximately 15 hours of group and individualized instruction to class members.
TANF stands for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families. The TANF program was created in 1996 when President Bill Clinton signed the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act, more commonly known as Welfare Reform. In May of 2007, the library’s literacy program received the contract to provide adult basic literacy education to individuals receiving TANF. This program is funded by the Oklahoma Department of Human Services through the Oklahoma Department of Libraries’ Literacy Resource Office. The Ruth G. Hardman Adult Literacy Service administers this grant
The job occasionally requires stooping or bending. Occasional light lifting, such as three or four reams of paper, four or five books, or other materials (up to 20 pounds) may be required.
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Tulsa City-County Library
400 Civic Center
Tulsa, OK 74103
FAX YOUR RESUME TO: (918) 549-7379
The above job description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.