Please see below for current opportunities:

  • Early Childhood Teacher
  • After School / Extended Day Staff
  • Substitute Teachers

Early Childhood Teacher

The College School, www.thecollegeschool.org, is an independent Preschool through Eighth Grade school in St. Louis, Missouri, with a focus on interdisciplinary, experiential, and outdoor education. We seek a competent, skilled, and passionate teacher who is a good fit for our unique learning community. We seek someone who is passionate about working with 4 to 5-year-old preschool students and who deeply believes that our youngest students are valuable contributors to our school and to society. The College School’s Early Childhood Program is influenced by the Reggio Emilia Approach. 

The position involves:

– Working with a co-teacher to guide, nurture, and love approximately 18-22 students
Collaborating with a teammate on the design and implementation of an engaging, age-appropriate, and experiential curriculum that is influenced by the Reggio Approach
– Participating as a member of the larger preschool team
– Actively participating in and contributing to the school’s broader professional community through meetings, committees, and professional development
– Salary that is commensurate with experience

Applicants should have:

– Experience teaching progressive and child-centered education in an Early Childhood school environment
Positive energy, strong communication skills, and plenty of time and energy to share with the children, parents, and colleagues of our dynamic learning community
– Experience with or belief in the Reggio Emilia Approach
– Degrees and certifications in related fields
– A joyful attitude and approach towards teaching

Contact Information:

-Interested candidates should email their resume along with three professional references to careers@thecollegeschool.org attention: Katie Malone, Lower Division Head. 

– Please include a cover letter letting us know why you would be a fit for our school’s mission and sharing one specific story that illustrates that fit.

The College School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability, or genetic information. Please visit www.thecollegeschool.org  to learn more about our school and culture.

 

After School / Extended Day Staff

The College School is seeking responsible, caring and motivated staff members to assist with our After School Program (ASP). Hours are 3:00PM to 6:00PM, Monday through Friday. Additional hours will be available during holiday breaks and other days when school is not in session.

The College School engages children, ages three to fourteen, in joyful, meaningful and creative learning through adventurous, theme-based, experiential curriculum. Our diverse community works as a partnership, cultivating excellence in learning, service and citizenship. Our students strive to be their best and we expect the same excellence from the staff members who care for them.

Extended-day staff offer a balanced variety of activities planned with care and attentiveness to the needs of students from preschool through middle school. We are seeking staff members that are creative, energetic, organized, professional, and willing to have fun.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
– This position is ideal for adults or college students with the ability to commit to a full school year of service.
– Ability to assist students with homework.
– Ability to proactively provide for the safety of students.
– Ability to display a positive attitude and develop positive relationships with the children and with their parents.

SALARY: $15 per hour

APPLICATIONS SHOULD INCLUDE
– A detailed resume
– The names and contact information of at least two references

Please email all application materials to Max Bruch, Associate Director of Sustainability and Auxiliary Programs, at careers@thecollegeschool.org.

 

Substitute Teachers

Job Type: Part-time

The College School is seeking responsible, caring and motivated teachers to substitute teach during the school year. Hours on any given day would be 8:00AM to 3:30PM, Monday through Friday.

The College School engages children, ages three to fourteen, in joyful, meaningful and creative learning through adventurous, theme-based, experiential curriculum. Our diverse community works as a partnership, cultivating excellence in learning, service and citizenship. Our students strive to be their best, and we expect the same excellence from the teachers who care for them.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

– This position is ideal for retired teachers or individuals just starting their career in
education and who wish to experience an innovative program.
– Specific areas of interest include early childhood, math, science, music, and art.
– Ability to display a positive attitude and develop positive relationships with
students.

SALARY: $90 per day

APPLICATIONS SHOULD INCLUDE

– A detailed resume
– The names and contact information of at least two references

Please email all application materials to Joyce Vest, Administrative Assistant, at
careers@thecollegeschool.org

The College School is an equal opportunity employer. Please visit www.thecollegeschool.org to learn more about our school and culture.


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