Pilas at Cottage Grove
Downtown Languages, in collaboration with Centro Latino Americano and Huerto de la Famlia, is seeking an Elementary and Middle School Teacher to provide cultural and academic enrichment in the Pilas Family Literacy program in Cottage Grove. This program is delivered in partnership with South Lane School District and Lane Community College.
Location: Harrison Elementary School, Cottage Grove
Schedule: Tues and Thurs, 5:30 – 8:00 pm + staff meetings
Start Date: September 27, 2021
End Date: December 11, 2021
Closing Date: September 17, 2021, or until filled.
The Pilas Family Literacy program is an 11-week evening program for families that provides
ESL classes to adults, PreK and academic support for children in grades K-8, childcare, family
learning activities, and celebrations of participating families’ cultures. The program is typically
operated twice during the academic year.
This program will serve families who speak Mam and Spanish as their primary language and
requires an individual with multicultural experience and sensitivity. It will be an in-person position
with strict adherence to all COVID-19 protocols as detailed by the Oregon Department of