Pre-K 4 Teacher Assistant, Beaches campus

Episcopal School of Jacksonville’s approach to our balanced education (academics, fine arts,

athletics and spiritual development) is sustained by the expectation of excellence in all areas of

campus life. The school works to develop “leaders and doers of good,” as was stated by its

Founders in 1966. The school is located on three campuses and serves students age one through

grade 12. Episcopal is a caring community with faculty who are outstanding in their field and

dedicated to a student-centered approach to education. Our students develop creative talents,

discover their passions, and deepen their faith and commitment to serving others while engaging

in the ever-evolving process of life-long learning.

 

Job Description:

The Episcopal School of Jacksonville is seeking applications for a part-time, Teacher

Assistant for the Pre-Kindergarten four-year-old program on the Beaches Campus, beginning in August

  1. The Teacher Assistant will assist the Classroom Teacher with the implementation of the daily

curriculum, lead small groups and learning centers, and help to manage student behavior. The Teacher

Assistant will also help to maintain a safe, orderly classroom environment and develop collaborative

relationships with faculty and staff members.

Qualifications:

  • A high school diploma is required.
  • Experience with young children is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrate classroom management skills with a focus on student-centered learning.
  • Demonstrate excellent organizational skills.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work cooperatively with faculty, students and parents.

Episcopal is committed to a school culture that is safe and positive for all its members.

We work intentionally to create a community composed of people who respect and

support each other. We recognize the value of diversity, and we actively seek to welcome and

include under-represented groups. Episcopal strongly supports professional

development and training opportunities for faculty and staff, ensuring that best practices

and innovative, learner-centered teaching methods are continually incorporated into our

pedagogy. The academic environment is achievement-oriented with a standard of

excellence. The school’s faculty displays outstanding academic backgrounds, exceptional

character, and dedication to our approximately 1,200 students from age one through

grade 2 across three campuses. Episcopal does not discriminate on the basis of age,

gender, religion, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability in its hiring

and employment practices. The above information is not a completely comprehensive

inventory of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications required of employees assigned

to this job.