St. James’ Episcopal School is a premiere Preschool thru Sixth Grade Elementary School, centrally located in the heart of Koreatown. In service since 1968, our educational program supports over 370 students and is a unique and magical experience for all who are selected to attend. It reflects a rich and truly diverse community experience. We value stimulating, rigorous and developmentally appropriate education that leads to the highest levels of literacy, learning and individual achievements.
We have a talented faculty and staff, a sophisticated board, and a highly informed and supportive parent body who all come together in unison to ensure each student’s ultimate success. We are looking for a dynamic, and energetic Classroom Assistant with a keen interest in young children.
? Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with others
? Ability to resolve problems that arise by exercising sound judgment
? Proficient in MS Office Suite/iwork/MAC environment
? Ability to work collaboratively and harmoniously with others
? Ability to work well independently
? Ability to substitute teach in absence of the classroom teacher
? Convey a positive image of St. James' Episcopal School at all times when working with students, parents, administration and other employees
? Maintain and decorate classroom and bulletin boards
? Ensure that communications to parents are first shared with and approved by the teacher so that the teacher and CA are on the same page
? Process purchase orders, field trip forms and other related paperwork
? Maintain appropriate boundaries and confidentiality with parents and students
? Arrive on time to classroom as well as assigned locations within the school
? Remain present to assist Specialty Teachers in class, as needed
? Maintain professional attire
? Plan and prepare for instructional activities with the classroom teacher
? Assist with children in need of special attention or one-on-one services
? Escort children to and from other locations including specialty classes and the nurse’s office
? Assist with classroom discipline
? Attend all school meetings as directed
? Observe student behavior and report misbehaviors to the teacher
? Other duties as assigned
This position is Monday-Friday. Compensation is competitive with a full benefits package. Interested parties may apply by submitting a letter of interest, resume, and salary history to firstname.lastname@example.org by December 9, 2016.
Viable applicants for St. James’ are to comply with Department of Early Learning requirements, as required by law, to include all pertinent testing, safety and health specifications and be willing to undergo a full background check and maintain current certification in first aid/CPR training.
St. James’ is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.