Position Description: Black Pine Circle School assistant teachers work under the supervision of the division head/upper school leadership team. This position is responsible for supporting teachers to help facilitate learning for students. This will include in-class support, working with small groups, and other tasks defined by teachers and the division head.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Work collaboratively with upper school faculty
Support students with in-class assignments, tasks, and projects
Support positive classroom management
Supervise students during recess, lunch, and transition periods
Assess student work
Attend weekly faculty meeting/s as required
Other duties as assigned
Qualifications and Requirements:
BA/BS required. Experience in the classroom may be substituted as equivalent.
Experience working with and supervising middle-school age students preferred
Ability to take initiative and collaborate with other faculty members
Interest in professional development in the field of education
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience with current school technology software is preferred
About Black Pine Circle
Black Pine Circle School is a K-8 independent school in Berkeley, California. For close to 50 years, we have created lifelong learners through an inquiry-based Socratic education that places equal emphasis on academics and the arts. Our Lower School (grades K-5) supports approximately 130 students, and our Upper School (grades 6-8) supports approximately 200 students.