Associate Teachers at Trinity School are inquisitive, nurturing, fun-loving, flexible, and creative. They model lifelong learning for their colleagues and students. They involve themselves in areas of the school beyond their classroom walls. The Associate Teacher is responsible for assisting the Lead Teacher in fulfilling all of his/her responsibilities in accordance with the mission and philosophy of the School.
Essential Requirements, Duties, and Responsibilities:
Assists in the implementation of the daily program under the direction of the Lead Teacher
Works with students in whole groups, one-on-one, and in small groups
Models appropriate behavior for students
Understands and supports developmental benchmarks academically, socially, emotionally, and behaviorally
Uses technology instructionally, with an understanding of Apple products, interactive whiteboards, Google docs, and Microsoft products; understands responsible digital citizenship
Collaborates with colleagues and staff to support the school community
Communicates proficiently in oral and written forms
Participates in associated duties such as carpool, lunch, and recess
Takes initiative to fulfill typical teacher responsibilities and demonstrate willingness to problem solve atypical situations
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood, Elementary Education, or a specific subject area
Georgia State Teaching Certificate/License or equivalent from another state (preferred)
About Trinity School
Trinity School is an independent co-educational elementary school located in Atlanta, Georgia, serving ages three through Sixth Grade. Founded in 1951, the School is a non-profit, tax-exempt institution governed by an independent Board of Trustees. Since its founding, Trinity's vision has been to provide a nurturing environment in which to challenge students.
Trinity School includes the following:
EED (Early Elementary Division): Threes through First Grade,
UED (Upper Elementary Division): Second Grade through Sixth Grade
During the 2017-18 school year, about 600 students are enrolled. Trinity's 43-acre campus is located in northwest Atlanta.
Trinity students learn to become dynamic leaders in a school that offers a solid academic foundation coupled with programs in the arts, physical education, technology, World Languages, and extracurricular areas. In a society of different cultures, interests, perspectives, and talents, we prepare our students to grow into well-informed young adults who understand their responsibility to others and to the greater community.