Description: Pilgrim School in Los Angeles is seeking an Elementary School Assistant Teacher to support the curriculum, supervise children, and engage in active learning models in the Lower Elementary School.
Candidates for this position must a) have a bachelor’s degree b) be interested or in progress toward earning a credential or c) have experience and education in Early Childhood Education. This individual should have a love of young children and be interested in working with the Classroom Lead Teacher supporting all activities of the elementary school classroom. He/she must be a learner, willing to engage in professional development to enhance teaching skills. We are willing to train someone with similar interests and experience with a desire for classroom teaching.
The Assistant Teacher is expected to be in regular contact with school administrators, parents, students, faculty, and guests, and must be able to communicate professionally using tact and judgment. Furthermore, he or she will correspond with all of the above using email; strong writing skills are required. A sense of humor and a calm temperament are highly desirable; being comfortable with commotion and rapidly changing goals is a necessary skill.
Pilgrim School relies on technology thus this individual must be comfortable with Mac based technology, Microsoft word, Outlook, and Excel. In addition, use of Smartboard, Google docs, and Nearpod are helpful.
This position requires someone who is punctual, flexible, with strong interpersonal skills. He or she must be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality and discretion.
Details: - Full time Monday-Friday; some evenings and weekends with advanced notice - Salary range $18-$20 per hour plus benefits - Legal holidays off; sick time; paid time off during school holidays - See above for educational and experience requirements - Position starts Aug. 12, 2021
About Pilgrim School: Pilgrim School is a co-educational day and boarding school for students 2 years old through 12th grade. We are located in Koreatown, just outside downtown LA on the campus of First Congregational Church of Los Angeles. Pilgrim School is dedicated to excellence and the creation of a diverse staff that best represents our student body and the city of Los Angeles. Information about our school can be found at www.pilgrim-school.org.
Pilgrim School is an equal opportunity employer.
Email resume to: Dr. Sheryl Cohen Director, Elementary & Early Education email@example.com
About Pilgrim School
Pilgrim School, founded in 1958, is an independent, co-educational, day school for students in Early Education through Grade 12 and day/boarding for Grades 9-12. Pilgrim School is located in the Koreatown area of Los Angeles, and is the only accredited K-12 program within the urban core of Los Angeles, allowing us to attract a student body that reflects the city’s diverse population.