Bank Street School for Children 1st-4th Grade Substitute Teacher
Bank Street School for Children is an Upper West Side independent school for children from nursery through grade 8. We provide students with an education that engages natural curiosity, nurtures critical thinking skills, and helps develop a sense of community and social responsibility. Thus, we remain committed to developing change-agents who will impact the world, reflecting what stands at the core of our school — social justice and equity. As a substitute teacher to the first through fourth grade, you will be a vital team member in supporting our school’s community and goals.
Qualifications Teaching experience with children in first through fourth grade required Bachelor’s Degree preferred Experience engaging a social justice lens preferred Must enjoy working with children and have flexibility Fluency in Spanish preferred
Responsibilities Following the lesson plans left by the teacher Collaborating with other colleagues and educators in support of the children Instructing assigned classes at designated locations and times Establishing and maintaining a safe environment that is conducive to learning Helping with set up, clean up, and some possible clerical work Accompanying students to and from classes (sometimes taking multiple flights of stairs) Supervising lunch and/or recess
Substitutes specializing in Music, PE, Art, Wood Shop, Spanish, Library, and Movement are also needed.
Free lunch is always provided and our cafeteria offers options for a range of dietary needs.
SALARY $125 per day HOURS 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM STARTING DATE September 2019
Please email a resume and cover letter to the Middle School Assistant, Wyeth ( firstname.lastname@example.org ), with the subject line “Substitute Teacher”.
Bank Street College of Education is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, national origin, ethnic origin, citizenship status, disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law in its employment policies and other college administered programs. In addition, Bank Street College of Education will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
Bank Street has been recognized as a leader in education, and strives to have its faculty and student body reflect the diversity of the society in which they exist. Candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
About Bank Street School for Children
Bank Street School for Children is a coeducational, independent progressive school on the Upper West Side of Manhattan serving students from Nursery through Grade 8. It is a working model of Bank Street College's approach to teaching and learning.