Associate Teacher

Job Title: Associate Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Pacific Palisades
Salary: 38-45k
Start Date: 8/1/2019
Reference: P100
Contact Name: Margo Hohsfield
Contact Email: [email protected]
Job Published: May 23, 2019 15:30

Job Description

Associate Teacher

About the School:
One of our partner schools is searching for a full-time Associate Teacher to join their team fall 2019. This school has a powerful K-6 education that fuses rigorous academics with world culture and the arts. They are committed to brain research, child development, and the best pedagogical practices.

School Culture:
The faculty, staff, and administration collaborate to maintain healthy, respectful, and supportive relationships with students in a safe, joyful, and stimulating learning environment. Successful candidates should demonstrate a desire to support, work collaboratively with and be mentored by experienced educators. If you have a passion for the development of K-6 age students as individuals and learners, we want to hear from you!

  • A bachelor’s degree is required
  • They are eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities
It is expected that a successful candidate would:
  • Support the school’s educational mission by challenging, engaging, and nurturing students
  • Demonstrate an understanding of thematic learning
  • Engage and support students of varied identities, lifestyles, and beliefs
  • Create an environment that fosters open discussion with the freedom to express varied points of view
In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal qualities:
  • Strong collaboration and cross-cultural competency
  • An interest in and openness to professional development
  • Commitment to equity and inclusion
  • A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
  • Flexibility