Founded in 1888, The Baldwin School is a non-sectarian college preparatory, independent day school, PreK - Grade 12, dedicated to a tradition of excellence in the education of girls. In a nurturing atmosphere, where the population reflects socioeconomic, ethnic and religious diversity, our girls strive to develop scholarship, leadership and citizenship within a community that emphasizes intellectual rigor, ethical integrity and independence of thought.
The Baldwin School is seeking to hire part-time qualified candidates for our after-school program. Extended Day Program Teachers will work directly with students in an after-school setting, leading small groups in the area of arts, sports, academics, and mentorship. The hours for the position are Monday to Friday, 2pm to 6:00pm.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Plan and implement the daily after-school program with appropriate developmental experiences for a group of children from Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 5.
Use a wide range of teaching methods and activities (indoor or outdoor games, stories, art, homework supervision, etc) to engage children.
Create and implement activities, workshops and events for students based on their interests and with their involvement.
Arrange and maintain a physical environment conducive to children’s growth and development and optimal program functioning, including daily setup and cleanup.
Assist the Manager of Auxiliary Programs with administrative tasks related to running the program.
Interact professionally with all community members.
Demonstrate a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
Maintain the upkeep of supplies.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualification, Skills and Knowledge Requirements:
High School diploma or equivalent; Bachelor's Degree preferred
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Two years experience working with young children
Passion for working with children
Must be able to engage and motivate students
Patient, flexible, positive, consistent, dependable, and cooperative with a sense of humor
Sufficient insight and judgment to handle crisis situations
Ability to take supervision and correction constructively
Founded in 1888, The Baldwin School is an independent college preparatory school, developing talented girls into confident young women with vision, global understanding and the competency to make significant and enduring contributions to the world. The School nurtures our students’ passion for intellectual rigor in academics, creativity in the arts and competition in athletics, forming women capable of leading their generation while living balanced lives. In a nurturing atmosphere that reflects socioeconomic, ethnic and religious diversity, our girls strive to develop scholarship, leadership and citizenship within a community that emphasizes ethical integrity and independence of thought.