Career System Development Corp



Job Title Reading Instructor
Date Posted 4/4/2017
Location Ottumwa, IA
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Position Id 5062
Job Description







Academic Instructor – Applied Academics performs as an instructor in a regular classroom setting, presenting instructions in designated subject area




  1. Promotes a positive and desirable atmosphere within the classroom setting to ensure maximum trainee motivation.

  2. Maintains a high degree of discipline within the classroom setting in order to ensure maximum learning.

  3. Establishes a high degree of trainee/instructor rapport.

  4. Utilizes all possible curriculum resources available.

  5. Responsible for adequate classroom preparation.

  6. Maintains trainee personnel folders.

  7. Responsible for building and equipment in seeing that security measures are taken and equipment and supplies are cared for.

  8. To modify instruction for inclusive education.

  9. Prepares reports such as trainee/staff hours, requisitions and monthly trainee evaluations.

  10. Assists Supervisor during scheduled inventory.




Minimum: Bachelor’s degree in Education.  State certification is required.  Certification may be waived by Region Office if center is unable to hire certified teachers. 

One year in a teaching capacity with disadvantaged youth.


Knowledge Required: Knowledge of required subject area, excellent communication skills, both oral and written, excellent organizational skills, must obtain and maintain CPR/First Aid Certification, ability to motivate and inspire trainees, ability to effectively relate to student population


All post offer candidates must complete and pass a background check and drug screen.


Interested in making a difference in young adults’ lives between the ages of 16-24? If so we may have the perfect job for you.




Job Corps is a government-funded, no-cost education and vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps socioeconomically disadvantaged youth. We strive to fulfill this mission by following our Core Values of “Safety, Individual Accountability, Respect, Integrity, Growth and Commitment.”


Come and surround yourself with talented and professional individuals who have also taken the next step of making a difference in someone’s life. You would not only have a great and dedicated team to work with, but you would also be eligible to take advantage of a comprehensive benefits plan which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k), legal, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, vacation, and sick time.





Monday- Friday


CSD is a leader in workforce development operating Job Corps centers throughout the U.S. since 1964 and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action / Female / Minority / Disabled / Veteran Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, child-birth, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, disability, family care status, veteran status, marital status, military status, sexual orientation, gender, or any other characteristic protected by law. CSD makes reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities to apply for employment. Contact Susan Bolter at (888) 308-0338 to request a reasonable accommodation.