Sponsored by the Episcopal Diocese of Washington, the Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys is a tuition-free Episcopal school for children from traditionally underserved communities. The School nurtures the spiritual, intellectual, social-emotional, artistic and physical development of its students in a Christian community of learners that welcomes boys of all faiths and beliefs. Working in close partnership with students and families, the School strives to create an environment where each boy is challenged to reach his full academic potential and receives the structured support necessary to develop his unique gifts. The Bishop Walker School seeks to foster a love of learning, intellectual curiosity, spiritual foundation, and moral character that each boy will need as a student, as a citizen and as a child of God.
The Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys seeks an Assistant Teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. The Assistant Teacher will support the First Grade and Second Grade Lead Teachers and will be responsible for guiding and nurturing the intellectual and social development of a maximum of 16 male students in each class. The Assistant Teacher must have a commitment to young children, urban education and inspiring excellence.
Establish high expectations for student academic performance and behavior.
Form positive relationships with students and their parents.
Support First Grade Lead Teacher and Second Grade Lead Teacher with classroom instruction and supervision.
Teach small group lessons in reading, writing, and mathematics.
Supervise students at recess and lunch.
Aid special teachers (music, movement and art) with arranging materials, and managing and assisting students with assignments.
Some experience working with children and/or the field of education
A desire to become a classroom lead teacher
Please send cover letter, resume, copy of college transcript and the names of 3 references via email to: