Are you passionate about education? Are you adaptable to students of all ages (K-12th) and are familiar with an independent school environment? Do you need a flexible schedule while still earning some extra money on the side?
We are seeking substitute teachers who are experienced and/or qualified to teach a variety of grades and subjects for our elementary and secondary school, K-12th grade.
Brings a high level of competency, aptitude for common sense and professional attitude to the classroom
Provides a consistent, valuable day of learning even when the regular teacher is unavailable
Is reliable and flexible in high-stress situations
Builds rapport with students, staff and school community
Experience working in independent school setting
Empathy, integrity, professionalism
Capacity to lead in stressful situations
Ability to communicate with diverse audiences
Sense of humor and an authentic passion for teaching
Strong classroom management skills
Firm yet kind approach to managing student behavior
A recent TB Risk Assessment
Live Scan (reimbursed by Pilgrim School)
Flexible work schedule
Awesome and fun school community in the heart of Los Angeles
To be fully considered for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to Thi Nguyen (firstname.lastname@example.org), the Executive Assistant to the Head of Secondary School.
About Pilgrim School
Pilgrim School, founded in 1958, is an independent, co-educational school for students in Preschool through Grade 12 that includes an international high school boarding program. The school is cradled in Wilshire Center, 10 minutes from downtown Los Angeles, and attracts a student body as varied as the city's population. Pilgrim is the only accredited K-12 independent school within the urban core of Los Angeles's urban core, and has a population of 400 students and more than 100 faculty and staff members. The Secondary School at Pilgrim consists of the Middle School (grades 6-8) and High School (grades 9-12), with about 100 students in each.