Prospect Sierra is an independent, coed K-8 school located on two campuses in El Cerrito, CA. Our mission, “inspires students to seek deep, meaningful understanding; to develop strong academic skills; and to become creative and independent thinkers.” The National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) featured Prospect Sierra as a “Model School of the Future,” among only seven schools worldwide. Please visit our website at www.prospectsierra.org for more information.
Prospect Sierra’s elementary campus serves children grades K-4. We are looking for a creative; energetic after school teacher to join our elementary school Extended Program.
An extended program teacher’s duties include the supervision and facilitation of sports, cooperative games, and arts and crafts. Together with the Extended Program Director and other extended program teachers, we’ll work as a team to create a safe community filled with inventive play, humor, kindness, and sensitivity to each child’s social and emotional needs.
Our current opening is Monday-Friday, from 2:15-5:15/5:30 p.m. There are opportunities for substitute teaching in the classrooms during regular school hours, as well as additional hours during non-instructional days and special calendar events.
Starting pay is $15.50-$16.50 per hour, based upon previous work experience. The position begins Friday, August 17, 2018 with CPR training and new employee training Monday, August 20-24. The first day of school for 2018-19 is Wednesday, August 29.
How to Apply:
Please send your résumé and one-page cover letter to:
Kirk Cooper Email:
Prospect Sierra School’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is reflected in our hiring process; people of color and LGBT candidates are strongly encouraged to apply
Qualifications include enthusiasm and an interest in working with and learning from elementary aged children. Previous work experience such as early childhood education, food prep, camps, and childcare preferred. ?
About Prospect Sierra School
Prospect Sierra is an independent, co-ed K–8 school located on two campuses in El Cerrito, California. Our mission “inspires students to seek deep, meaningful understanding; to develop strong academic skills; and to become creative and independent thinkers.” The National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) recently featured Prospect Sierra as a Model School of the Future, among only seven schools worldwide, in its publication A Guide to Becoming a School of the Future. Please visit our website, www.prospectsierra.org, for more information about the school.