Afterschool Extended Care Teacher Position (Part-time)
The School’s mission is to inspire, through an academically challenging course of study, the intellectual curiosity, confidence, moral courage, and character that prepare students to be leaders of positive change in the world.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Must work in a team with three other members and…
Care for and play with children in Extended Care using fun, engaging, interactive games, toys and activities.
Implement the program curriculum as planned by the Extended Day Coordinator to ensure a quality experience for all participants.
Assist the program coordinator in addressing the ongoing needs of the students and parents.
Implement program procedures effectively to ensure the safe being of all students.
Observe, monitor, and participate in children’s play activities.
Oversee homework and quiet time and help with student’s homework when necessary.
Promote a safe and healthy environment based on safety standards set within the program.
Support the emotional and social development of children.
Maintain accurate and organized records such as attendance records and timesheets.
Help prepare snacks for the children and clean-up the preparation area after snack.
Lock all doors and buildings at end of day.
Demonstrate behavior that is professional, ethical, and responsible.
Be patient and have a sense of humor.
Prior experience in either teaching or child-care with young children is a must. Strong interpersonal skills, a love of children, and a desire to improve skills are required.
Contract may include occasional extended day and evening assignments. St. Matthew’s Episcopal Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
References are required.
TERM OF EMPLOYMENT: August 21, 2017 – June 2018
HOURLY: 2:15-6:00PM, Mondays through Fridays, and occasionally on non-school days
St. Matthew’s Episcopal Day School is an independent, Episcopal day school, founded in 1953 and located on a beautiful and historic campus in downtown San Mateo, 19 miles south of San Francisco. The School serves over 300 students in Preschool through Grade 8 with a program rich in tradition, innovation, and purpose.
The St. Matthew’s experience begins with our commitment to ac...ademic excellence -- students learn to use their minds well, in the context of a school community devoted to the whole person – heart, mind, body, and spirit. Our Episcopal tradition provides an authentic language for teaching values and forming character. The result is an education that equips young people with the knowledge, skills, and experience to serve as leaders, in their further education in high school and college and in their communities through life.
The School's mission is to inspire, through an academically challenging course of study, the intellectual curiosity, confidence, moral courage, and character that prepare students to be leaders of positive change in the world.