This is an opening in our 4th/5th grade classroom as an Associate Teacher for a class of 17 students.
The Associate's role is to teach alongside the Head Teacher.
Cold Spring School Associate Teachers work alongside experienced Head Teachers in the classroom. The ideal candidate will possess the desire and willingness to learn about progressive education and assist and work alongside the Head Teacher in all aspects of our program. Candidates should ideally be interested in child-centered education, work well with colleagues, parents and students, and experience working with young children.
Salary info: $18,000 beginning January 6 and ending June 30. Opportunities to make an additional $2,000 by working some vacation days in February and April.
Also offered: Health Insurance with optional dental & vision insurance; 403(b); paid vacation & sick time.
4 Year Undergraduate Degree
Additional Salary Information: This is a 6 month position with potential to extend
About Cold Spring School
Cold Spring School is a progressive, independent school that welcomes children from diverse backgrounds in multi-grade classrooms from preschool to sixth grade. Small by design, Cold Spring serves about 145 students. Children’s voices are heard and are integral in the process of learning, and a balance of collaboration and independence is intentionally fostered. Teachers create vibrant learning environments where discovery, engagement, and kindness are valued.
Cold Spring School, located in New Haven, is accredited by the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools.