The Collaborative for Educational Services

97 Hawley St
Northampton, MA 01060

Date Posted:
January 17, 2019

Western Massachusetts



Yoga Instructor – High School After School Program (West Springfield)

The Collaborative for Educational Services (CES) is seeking a certifiedYoga Instructor to join our after school program at West Springfield High School in West Springfield, MA. We’re looking for an enthusiastic instructor to teach two one-hour classes a week: one in vinyasa flow, and the other being more of a foundations and/or mindful meditation techniques class. Our ideal candidate will be committed to improving the social emotional health of young people, and have previous experience working with youth. This individual will also assist the Site Coordinator in day-to-day program details, as needed. We’re looking for a Yoga Instructor to work two afternoons a week, Monday – Friday between the hours of 2:00- 4:15pm, starting immediately until the last day of the program in June 2019, with the potential for continued employment in our summer program.
If you love kids, love to teach kids, and believe self-confidence, good health, positive friendships, and brain power results from active learning: we want to hear from you! Please send a resume and cover letter, detailing how you would structure an hour-long class.Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

To view the full job description and to apply please visit our website:
  • Certified Yoga Instructor
  • Highly skilled in group facilitation
  • Demonstrated success in experience working with youth
  •  Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly adaptive, with exceptional problem solving skills
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with diverse personalities
  • Experienced in maintaining a positive and professional attitude even when under stress
    Candidates who do not meet the qualifications as stated above are encouraged to put in writing precisely how their background and practice have prepared them with the equivalent combination of education, training and practice required for the responsibilities of this position.
How To Apply:
Please submit an application on our website:
Apply by:
February 08, 2019
About this Organization:
The Collaborative for Educational Services (CES) is a non-profit educational service agency, dedicated to empowering teachers and inspiring learners through our various programs. We are the Contracted Provider for Special Education in Institutional Settings (SEIS), and a partner to the Massachusetts Department of Youth Services (DYS). We also direct major initiatives in Early Childhood, Special Education, After School, Professional Development, Licensure, Educational Technology, and Social Justice in Education. Our mission is to foster educational excellence and opportunity for all learners through collaboration, and leadership. We offer equitable salary, exceptional professional development, and an opportunity to make a difference.