The McGillis School, an established, independent K-8 school in Salt Lake City, Utah has openings for a full-time, 5th grade Lower School Teacher Assistant, beginning Fall 2017.
Successful candidates should have a strong background working with children or teaching elementary school. A degree in teaching or in the liberal arts is valuable.
In addition to excellent teaching, the successful candidate will be expected to support and follow the classroom teacher’s lead, conduct the class in the teacher’s absence, embrace fully and convey effectively the qualities described in McGillis’s Purpose-Mission-Values statement, Diversity statement, and Lower School Core Program statements.
If you are interested in being considered for this position, please submit a resume, cover letter (which includes a statement of educational philosophy) describing your qualifications and interest and three letters of reference to firstname.lastname@example.org or: