Primary School Assistant Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

Fay School, Southborough, MA

Primary School Assistant Teacher 

Beginning August 2024

Description  

Fay School seeks an Assistant Teacher to work under the direction of lead classroom teachers in Kindergarten, grade one, or grade two. This is a full-time, school-year position and is eligible for benefits. Campus housing may be available.

Qualifications:

A bachelor’s degree in elementary education or a related field is required. Prior experience teaching primary or elementary school children or working in an after-school or summer camp program is essential. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Following the direction of lead classroom teachers to 
    • prepare and deliver lessons and materials to students
    • implement accommodations for students with learning differences
    • assess students’ performance
    • communicate with parents and participate in parent conferences
    • maintain a respectful and constructive classroom environment 
  • Attending grade-level team meetings
  • Performing daily lunch and recess duties 
  • Coaching or leading afternoon student activities for two terms 
  • Attending school events as required

Fay School values teachers who believe in differentiated and developmentally-aligned approaches to teaching and learning, integrate instructional technology, understand the importance of cultural competence, and are attuned to the social and emotional growth of young students. At Fay, faculty and staff engage in and support school-wide equity and inclusion efforts. 

Fay School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic background, age, disability, military service, or any other category protected under applicable law, in its hiring, employment or other programs and activities. Fay seeks candidates who will reflect and enhance the diversity of our school community.

Fay School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic background, age, disability, military service, or any other category protected under applicable law, in its hiring, employment or other programs and activities.

Fay School

Southborough, MA
Elementary, Middle School, High School
Boarding, Day
All Gender