Stevens Cooperative School is seeking full-time Associate Teachers for its Hoboken and Newport campuses. Associate teachers are placed in our two-year-old program through 3rd/4th grades depending on skills and experience.
The ideal candidates will be passionate about working with children, have developed communication skills, and are committed to teaching and learning. As our associate teacher program is a mentoring program, it is important for candidates to be open to receiving feedback from head teachers and academic administrators. We are looking for a professional who is energetic, has a positive attitude, and is a self-starter. Working well with others in a small community and instilling confidence in the program with parents is required.
Work closely with head teachers to develop curriculum and collaborate on all classroom duties.
Attend and run portions of parent-teacher conferences two times each year.
Assess and maintain written records of individual student development, which includes competency checklists and narrative comments on reports.
Follow and update current curriculum maps.
Attend weekly faculty meetings.
Communicate with colleagues and parents around student issues and needs
Seek professional development in the field.
Participate in the life of the school and be responsible for other duties as assigned by the principals and early childhood director.
REQUIRED ATTRIBUTES/MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited school
Experience working with children
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT
Standard work hours and vacation as per the Faculty/Staff Handbook
TO APPLY Interested candidates should email their resumes and cover letters to email@example.com. Please include Associate Teacher in the subject line.
Stevens Cooperative School is fully committed to a culturally diverse faculty and staff body and is eager to consider applications from traditionally underrepresented groups.
About Stevens Cooperative School
Stevens Cooperative School is a private (independent) school for two-year-olds through 8th grade with campuses in Hoboken and Newport, Jersey City, NJ. Founded in 1949, Stevens is the oldest parent cooperative school in New Jersey. Originally an informal playgroup for children of the faculty at Stevens Institute of Technology, the school has grown into a full nursery, elementary and middle school, with more than 430 students. The school’s model for education fosters creativity and depth of thinking where the student voice can flourish. Stevens is accredited by the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools. The Stevens community consists of a diverse population of families representing a broad range of towns including Hoboken, Jersey City, Weehawken, North Bergen, Secaucus, Union City, Bayonne, West New York, Cliffside Park and other NJ locations and Manhattan.
For more information about Stevens, please visit www.stevenscoop.org.