St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School is looking for an energetic staff member for our Lower School Extended Day Program. The employee will be working with students between the ages of 3-10 from 2:30pm to 5:30pm. Candidates must have experience working with school-age children in a group setting. Interactive supervision is paramount with all children. Degree in early childhood or a child related field preferred.
Duties of this job include, but are not limited to:
Implements instructional activities that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences.
Assists in planning, preparing, and implementing daily activities (indoor/outdoor).
Greets each child in a warm and friendly manner.
Interacts with the children and encourages their involvement in activities.
Provides a warm, safe, and caring environment that is kept orderly, clean, and appealing. The environment should allow the child to grow and to explore.
Responsible for the health, welfare, and safety of the children.
Interacts appropriately and professionally with other staff members to form a positive, supportive team atmosphere.
Maintains adherence to all school policies and procedures, including safety requirements.
Models professional standards when dealing with students, parents, peers, and community.
Establishes and maintains cooperative working relationships with students, parents, and school.
Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the school administration.
Education, Certifications, and Work Related Experience:
High school diploma or higher (Bachelor's degree preferred)
Must be willing and able to be CPR and First Aid certified
Training and/or experience in early childhood education or child care is valued
Technical Competencies and Skills:
Can work independently and can work as part of a team
Accepts responsibility and is self-motivated
Takes proactive approach in all job responsibilities
Demonstrates strong work ethic
Qualified applicants should apply online, submit a cover letter and resume, and may be asked to provide the contact information for three references. For more information about St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School, please visit: www.sssas.org.
Located six miles from Washington, D.C., St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School, from ages 3 to 12th grade Episcopal School, educates the whole child by tending to the academic, social, physical, and spiritual needs of each of our students. Named the No.1 Midsize Workplace in the D.C. area by The Washington Post, St. Stephen's and St. Agnes is a positive and collegial community with a commitment to our mission. SSSAS combines a rigorous academic program with outstanding opportunities in the arts, athletics, and service learning for our students. SSSAS has a deep commitment to creating an inclusive community which values diversity and multiculturalism, and we seek candidates who have this same commitment. The diverse student body is 28 percent students of color, and 22 percent of our students receive financial aid to create a socioeconomically diverse community.