Lower School Teaching Assistant (part-time)
Start Date: August 2019
Durham Academy is accepting applications for a part-time Lower School Teaching Assistant. Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree (preferably in education), experience working with children in an educational environment and a radiant love of children, teaching and learning.
Hours are from 7:45 a.m.–noon Monday–Friday. Responsibilities include: setting learning goals with lead teacher; planning with lead teacher to implement goals; working with children on academic tasks in small groups; supporting classroom instruction by checking homework, filing papers, preparing activities; leading whole-group instruction when appropriate; and other duties as requested by lead classroom teacher.
Applicants should email a cover letter, current résumé and a list of three references with contact information to Demetra Kontos, interim administrative assistant to the Lower School director, at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.
It is the policy of Durham Academy to make employment decisions on the basis of qualifications for a specific job without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national or ethnic origin, age, veteran status, or the presence of a disability, except where such is a bona fide occupational qualification.