LOOKING TO GET MORE INVOLVED AT A HOUSE ON BEEKMAN? 

We have some GREAT OPTIONS FOR YOU! 

Our programs need you! We'd love for you to join us!

BABIES TO THREE

What: Childcare for our Babies and Toddlers

When: Mondays 9:00 - 10:30; Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 -11:30 

Contact: Josmary [ josmary@ahouseonbeekman.org ]


PRESCHOOL

What: Teach a drama or dance class to our Preschoolers

When: 10:15 - 11am, weekday decided upon by you and program director

Contact: Sloan [ sloan@ahouseonbeekman.org ]


AFTER SCHOOL

What: After School Tutor - assist leaders with homework help/extra curricular activities if necessary

When: Monday-Thursday 3-5pm

Contact: Oxil [ oxil@ahouseonbeekman.org ] 


Summer camp

What: Volunteers from NYC or Mission Teams willing to come to NYC and stay for a week to help lead camp programming

When: Throughout the month of July

Contact: Katie [ katie@ahouseonbeekman.org ]

*all weeks are booked up for 2017, but check in for 2018!*

We're always updating our wishlist on Amazon to keep our spaces functioning and our programs current.

Items range from less than $5 to over $500! 

Semester Internships

INTERESTED IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP? MARKETING? FUNDRAISING? ADMINISTRATION? FINANCE? COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT?

Get the opportunity to work hands on in all of these fields (& more!) through this internship at A House on Beekman, Interns will work directly with our founder and learn what it takes to keep an organization functioning well. This is much more than a “getting coffee & making copies” kind of internship. You’ll be fully immersed into the life and operations of our organization and your tasks will be tailored to fit you and your particular skills and interests. 

We are looking for self-motivated individuals who are looking to grow as a leader. Bonus if you have a particular interest in non-profit organizations.

Minimum availability is 2 days a week for 10 - 20 at our South Bronx office. Internship is unpaid. 

APPLICATION DEADLINES: 

  • Intern for the fall semester -  End of August 
  • Intern for the spring semester - End of November 

Summer Internships

ARE YOU IN COLLEGE? DO YOU LIKE WORKING WITH KIDS? DO YOU HAVE A HEART FOR MINISTRY IN NYC? ARE YOU READY TO HAVE THE BEST SUMMER YET?

If you answered yes to all, some, or even one (well… maybe two) of those questions, read on! As an intern for A House on Beekman your primary role will be with our summer camp. Camp consists of 60 children and is split into 6 different groups divided up according to age.

The age groups run from our graduated pre-schoolers through 5th grade and the intern’s job is to be the group leader for one of these groups the whole summer. Your daily routine will be to guide the groups to different activities throughout the day.

Each week a new set of mission teams will come to assist with the different activities and will act as support for you and your group. Camp will start around 9:00 and end around 4:00 M-F. The main job of the interns is to consistently and sacrificially love the children of our neighborhood.

APPLICATION DEADLINE - Mid-May

Internship will begin June 19th and run through August 5th. 

Lead Teacher - PreK 4y/o class

JOB DESCRIPTION: 

A House on Beekman is seeking a lead teacher for our 4 year old Pre-K classroom. A House on Beekman is located in the Mott Haven neighborhood of the South Bronx. We are committed to giving our youngest students a high-quality educational experience as they develop a love for learning within the classroom community.

The lead teacher of our DOE Pre-K for All classroom is responsible for planning and leading the daily activities for our 4-year old students. The lead teacher works alongside the education director and the assistant teacher to ensure that students are learning in an active, exploratory and engaging manner. In addition, the Pre-K team works with the rest of the early education team and the after school team to ensure that students and families are supported through transitions from program to program.

Qualifications for this position include:

*Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education (or working toward this degree)

*If working toward this degree, applicant must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or a related field

*Teaching license or certificate valid for service in the early childhood grades as set forth by New York State Education Department regulations. This includes: Early Childhood (Birth-Grade 2); (n-6); or (Pre-K-6) certification. If certification is in process, a written study plan for obtaining Early Childhood certification must be put in place.

Applicants should be passionate about working with young children and their families, patient, flexible, friendly, and comfortable interacting with other staff members.

If interested in interviewing for the position, please send a resume and cover letter to Sloan Hedrick at sloan@ahouseonbeekman.org.