Assistant Director of Early Education

Faculty / Full-Time

German International School Boston, Boston, MA

Assistant Director of Early Education: Full-time 

The Assistant Director of Early Education is an integral part of German International School Boston’s early education program and works closely with the Director of Early Education to ensure the continued success of the Lower Campus. The Assistant will provide classroom instruction and, with the Director, oversee three kindergarten and four preschool classes. 


  • Recruit and supervise a faculty team, including co-conducting meetings, providing professional development support, and sharing best practices.
  • Draft and circulate family communications regarding Campus-wide plans and individual student-centered issues and adjustments.
  • Classroom instruction in preschool of approximately 50% or 20 hours per week.
  • Plan and co-chair weekly section meetings and hold daily check-ins with the Director.
  • Execute parent’s evenings, including parent council meetings, open houses, and other marketing events.
  • Oversee teacher attendance and deploy teacher substitution plans as needed.
  • Work closely with the Director to create an annual budget and track daily spending.
  • Collect and oversee student attendance, complete and track supply orders, and maintain a calendar.
  • Attend weekly and, if necessary, additional leadership meetings together with the Director of Early Education, other Section Heads, the Assistant Head of School, and the Head of School.
  • Provide coverage for the Director when not on campus and other duties as assigned.


  • B.A. in Early Childhood or Elementary Education; advanced degree preferred.
  • 5+ years of classroom experience with ages 3-6.
  • 3+ years of leadership experience in an early education program.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Hervorragende Deutschkenntnisse sind von Vorteil.  

Classification: Exempt, Full-time

Reports to: Director of Early Education

Start Date: August 1, 2022

Contact: Lauren Sallis, Director of Early Education at

German International School Boston

Boston, MA
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School, High School
All Gender