The Avery Coonley School is currently seeking motivated and energetic individuals for two different types of temporary teaching positions. Candidates must be willing to follow lesson plans and maintain a positive learning environment. The first positon is as a general substitute to fill in on an “as needed” basis when a classroom teacher is absent.
The second position is to serve as a temporary Teacher’s Aide. The Teacher Aides will be embedded with a specific cohort. They will provide the lead teachers with assistance in classroom preparation, instruction, and supervision during the current pandemic. The candidates must be able and willing to perform daily duties such as sanitizing, recess and hall monitoring. The position begins on August 26th and goes through the end of October. Based on pandemic conditions, the position may be extended beyond October.
The school day is 7:55 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday
7:55 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday
Strong candidates have classroom experience, Independent School desirable, and hold a bachelor’s degree in education or a related field. Recent education graduates or those in their final year of teacher preparation programs are also welcome to apply.
About Avery Coonley School
The Avery Coonley School is a coed Pre-K - Grade 8 independent school serving academically bright and gifted students. The school is located in Downers Grove, a suburb 15 miles west of Chicago. For more information about the school, visit its website at www.averycoonley.org