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Employment

We are currently seeking candidates for the following position(s). Click the job title to go directly to the description.
Interim Assistant Teacher

This is an interim position from January 2024 - June 2024. 

The Bishop Walker School for Boys is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Assistant Teacher to join our dynamic team. As an Assistant Teacher, you will play a crucial role in supporting the educational and developmental needs of our students. The ideal candidate is passionate about creating a positive and engaging learning environment and is committed to contributing to the overall success of our students.

Responsibilities:

  • Classroom Support: Collaborate with lead teachers to assist in the planning and execution of daily lesson plans, ensuring alignment with curriculum goals and objectives.

  • Student Engagement: Foster a positive and inclusive classroom atmosphere where students feel motivated to actively participate in learning activities. Provide one-on-one or small group support as needed.

  • Assessment and Feedback: Assist in the assessment of student progress and provide constructive feedback. Work closely with lead teachers to develop strategies for addressing individual student needs.

  • Classroom Management: Support lead teachers in maintaining a structured and positive classroom environment. Help enforce school policies and procedures to ensure a safe and respectful learning space.

  • Communication: Establish and maintain open lines of communication with parents, providing updates on student progress and addressing any concerns or questions.

  • Professional Development: Actively participate in professional development opportunities to enhance teaching skills and stay current with educational best practices.

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working in an educational setting, preferably with elementary school-aged children.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Passion for education and a commitment to the academic and social development of young boys.

  • Ability to work collaboratively with a diverse team of educators.

Bishop Walker School for Boys is dedicated to creating a supportive and enriching educational environment. If you are passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of young learners and meet the qualifications outlined above, we encourage you to apply for this Assistant Teacher position.

An ideal candidate will also embody: 

  • A learner’s spirit that promotes inquiry, creativity, problem-solving, and critical thinking inside and outside of the classroom 

  • A commitment to growth mindset habits and a willingness to participate in regular goal-setting, reflection, and professional growth opportunities

  • An aptitude for technology and experience using PC and IOS systems, standard office equipment, and virtual learning tools

  • A flair for creating and delivering school appropriate communication, both written and verbal

  • An interest to grow from mentee towards a collaborative partnership with the Lead Teacher and/or other Special Teachers in the building 

  • Introductory knowledge of Restorative Practices, Eureka Math, Wit and Wisdom, or Positivity Project 

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Mr. Hakim Johnson at hjohnson@bishopwalkerschool.org, Assistant Head of School.

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