Houston, TX United States
St. Mark’s Episcopal School in Houston, Texas is seeking a creative, organized, team player to serve as Kindergarten Teaching Assistant.
The primary job of a kindergarten teaching assistant at St. Mark’s is to work with the lead teacher to guide young students as they work and play in our centers-based classrooms while playing outdoors and during snack and lunchtimes. Other responsibilities may include: completing tasks assigned by the lead teacher to maintain the classroom environment and prepare student materials; attending faculty meetings and professional growth opportunities before the school year begins and after school during the school year; and other requests made by the Head of Primary School, the lead teacher, or the Headmaster. As a member of the Primary School faculty, the assistant is expected to support the mission and philosophy of the school. Experience guiding children between the ages of two and six in a school setting along with a CDA or an education degree is preferred. Position hours are from 7:30 AM – 3:45 PM.
About St. Mark’s
The community of St. Mark’s Episcopal School celebrates the uniqueness of each child. We are stewards of our students’ intellectual curiosity, faith, and passion for discovery. We cultivate joy, playfulness, and growth in a child-centered environment. St. Mark’s is known as a community environment and second home to over 350 families. The school is committed to its positive relationships with families, believing strongly in the power of a fully engaged dynamic between school and home.
St. Mark’s provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination of any type based on race, color, age, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, compensation, and training.
Interested candidates should complete our online application at www.stmes.org/careers.