A nurturing, energetic, patient, observant and flexible person, who enjoys children, works well in collaboration with others, easily takes initiative and is considering pursuing a career in teaching. The Associate Teacher position is an opportunity to work in a mentoring relationship with two Art Teachers. Candidates should have experience working with young children. A bachelor’s degree is required.
We are deeply committed to diversity and an inclusive curriculum and community. We actively encourage applications from candidates with broad and diverse backgrounds and from individuals of all races, nationalities, and beliefs. We seek candidates who have a clear interest in being part of a community that challenges prejudice and is committed to diversity and inclusion.
Gather and prepare materials for lessons and projects
Help plan and present class lessons
Assist with special projects
Assist in daily care of classroom
Hang student artwork keeping displays current
Prepare bulletin boards
Assume classroom responsibilities in case of illness or absence of head teacher
Laminate materials for all teachers
Work collaboratively with art teachers
Demonstrated interest in art or art education
Experience working with children
Passion for learning
Strong personal and interpersonal skills
Individuals interested in being considered for this position should send the following to email@example.com
Letter of interest
Two letters of recommendation
List of three references
Thank you for your interest in The Foote School!
About The Foote School
A coeducational school for students in Kindergarten - Grade 9 that reflects its motto, "Gladly will I learn and gladly teach" throughout its strong and varied curriculum. Seventeen-acre campus near downtown New Haven and Yale University.