Provide instructional support to students in and out of classrooms in small groups and one-on-one settings
Assist classroom teachers with researching, designing, planning, and organizing resources related to curriculum and instruction
Assist classroom teachers with clerical tasks such as copying, laminating, filing, and preparing classroom materials
Provide supervision, as needed, during recess, lunch, and carpool
Support and help manage grade level projects and special events
Assist with divisional clerical duties including coverage of the Front Office
Attend faculty/staff meetings
Perform other duties as requested by Team Leaders and the Head of the Lower School that would enhance the overall experience for students, parents, and teachers in Lower School
Four year degree required in field of education
Experience working with elementary students in an educational setting
Excellent communication skills; tact in dealing with adults and children in a school setting
Flexible, collaborative team player
Ability to exercise good judgment and comply with school standards
Physical requirements of the position must be met by the assistant teacher
Confidentiality a must
August 9, 2017
Head of Lower School
Additional Salary Information: Ravenscroft School is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding employees through a compensation plan that compares favorably with those of regional peer schools. A full benefits package includes TIAA/CREF retirement and generous medical/dental coverage, and equals the best plans in Independent School.
Ravenscroft School is an independent coeducational day school offering a broad curriculum in the liberal arts with numerous advanced classes and an emphasis on best-practices teaching methods at every level. Founded in 1862, the school enrolls 1160 students in grades pre-K through twelve who demonstrate high standards of conduct as well as the capability of achieving success in a rigorous academic... program.
Ravenscroft School Mission Statement: "The Ravenscroft community, guided by our legacy of excellence, nurtures individual potential and prepares students to thrive in a complex and interdependent world."