Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow (OBT) is dedicated to breaking the cycle of poverty and inequity by providing education, job training, and employment opportunities. Our mission is to bridge the gap to economic prosperity for underserved communities, contributing to economic recovery. Through skills-based training, education, and job placement, we empower out-of-school youth and adults to achieve upward economic mobility, equipping them with a competitive edge in the job market. Our values of Integrity, Excellence, and Empowerment guide us, and we are committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment.
Equity Commitment: At OBT, we recognize the impact of systemic racism, discrimination, and power imbalances on inequality. We are actively integrating racial equity, diversity, and inclusion into our organization, striving to create a culture where all individuals, especially historically marginalized voices, feel valued and empowered. Our goal is to dismantle barriers and pave the way for an equitable workforce.
The AELP provides classes in English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Adult Basic Education (ABE) and HSE preparation for adults ages 18 and above. The AELP incorporates job readiness and college preparation and job placement into its curriculum. The goal of the program is to help adults improve their English language proficiency, enhance literacy skills, obtain HSEs, and obtain or improve employment. The ESOL Instructor is a dynamic, committed educator who has significant experience working with a diverse population of adult, including non-traditional learners. Candidate will provide contextualized ESOL classes to English language learners. Candidate must be able to work independently and have excellent interpersonal skills. Must be creative, organized, and committed to learner-centered, participatory education.