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Temporary-to-Permanent Assistant Teacher (Preschool), Full Time
|Position Type||Associate Teacher|
|School Name||French American School of Puget Sound|
|City, State||Mercer Island, WA|
Position Title: Temporary Assistant Teacher (Preschool), Full Time
Temporary, with the possibility of becoming permanent
Reports to: Teacher
Position begins: immediately
Position ends: November 13, unless the position becomes permanent
Hours for this position are 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 pm, Monday - Friday.
Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience; benefits are included.
Workload will not exceed 35 hours/week including classroom preparation, student supervision, and occasional meetings.
Assistant Teachers play an important role by working in partnership with both the French program teacher and English program teacher. The Assistant Teacher needs to be bilingual in French and English. Assistant Teachers help to implement the curriculum, provide supervision, and maintain the classroom. They should be aware of, support, comply with, and implement all school and personnel policies and procedures as described in the Employee Handbook.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Previous experience in education is a plus.
A minimum of a 30 hours of basic STARS training or willingness to obtain within 6 months
Must have First Aid and Blood Borne Pathogen training or willingness to obtain within 6 months.
WA State Food Handler Permit
Negative TB Test
Applicants must pass the Department of Children, Youth, and Families background check.
SPECIFIC JOB SKILLS
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Participate in school events: curriculum night and performances
Physical Demands / Work Environment
Depending upon activities and season, may be required to be outdoors for regular, prolonged activities.
To apply please send a cover letter describing your interest in and qualifications for this position, a resume, and three professional references to Clarisse Loiseau, Lower School Head at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications that do not include these requested items may not be considered for the position.
No phone calls please.
Our Mission: What We Do
We challenge students to excel academically and thrive in French, American, and international cultures.
Our Vision: Why We Do It
To inspire the next generation of global citizens to learn, understand, and act wisely in a multicultural world.
Our Core Values
The core values that guide our work and reflect what we strive to nurture in our students include: Excellence, Integrity, Cultural Agility, and Community.
The French American School of Puget Sound is an equal opportunity employer.