Kindergarten Associate Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

Tower School, Marblehead, MA

Tower School is an independent Beginners–8th grade school located in Marblehead, MA. Our mission is to teach our students to think critically and creatively, to develop joyful curiosity, to embrace challenge and apply their knowledge with confidence, and to thrive within a community rich with diverse perspectives and talents.

Tower seeks teaching faculty who demonstrate an interest in participating fully in the life and activities of a highly engaging elementary and middle school and will contribute to furthering Tower’s mission. Successful candidates will exhibit a great work ethic, a good sense of humor, strong written and verbal communication skills, and an ability to inspire young people.

Tower is conducting a search for an enthusiastic and collaborative Kindergarten Associate Teacher to start in August 2024. This position offers opportunities to develop curriculum, build relationships with students and parents, and learn from colleagues across the school, including two experienced Kindergarten lead teachers.

Preferred candidates will have:

  • Experience in an early childhood classroom
  • Teaching experience with: 
    • Responsive Classroom
    • Nature-based teaching approaches
    • Experience in teaching early childhood literacy and math concepts
  • An ability to respond with kindness and patience to young students’ developing emotional and physical needs
  • Completed or working toward a Masters degree in Early Childhood Education 

Tower School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Tower welcomes candidates who would add to the racial, cultural and gender balance of the School community. A classroom teaching position is physically demanding and qualified candidates will need to exhibit appropriate abilities. Appropriate accommodations can be made where necessary.

Please send your resume and a statement of your teaching philosophy to Patti Gillis, Academic Administrative Associate, Tower School, 75 West Shore Drive, Marblehead, MA 01945 or email materials to

Tower School

Marblehead, MA
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School
All Gender