Community School recruits and retains a faculty, administration and staff who fulfill the mission of nurturing the gifts of mind, body and spirit of each child.
The personnel are a diverse, caring, and dedicated group of intelligent professionals.
Here are the currently available openings:
Three-Four Year Old Teacher
Community School in St. Louis is seeking a full time three to four year old early childhood educator to join our faculty as we fulfill our mission of nurturing the mind, body and spirit. Founded in 1914, Community School is one of the premier independent schools in Saint Louis. Known for its deeply personal and engaged approach to learning, the school enrolls approximately 350 students from age 3 through Sixth Grade.
Community School provides a well-integrated experiential curriculum that is attentive to the whole child’s growth and development. The school is located on an eighteen acre wooded campus, including trails, fields, woods and a pond, which offers many opportunities for nature and outdoor activities. The ideal candidate will have experience working with young children, a bachelor’s degree or higher in early childhood education and a strong understanding of child development. Creativity, flexibility, excellent communication skills, sense of humor and love for working with young children are desired qualities.
Community School is a diverse and inclusive community, and is committed to having its faculty and staff reflect its student body and Saint Louis. Community School does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. For further information about Community School, please visit our website at www.communityschool.com.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Kathy Fitzgerald, Assistant Head of School and Lower Division Director. Electronic submissions preferred to firstname.lastname@example.org, or in hard copy to Kathy Fitzgerald, 900 Lay Road, St. Louis, MO 63124
After School Assistants
Community School is seeking individuals to supervise children (nursery through sixth grade) during an after-school program.
Qualities desired include creativity, flexibility, resourcefulness, enthusiasm for hands-on activities, and the ability to relate to young children and their parents.
The hours are from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday. On Thursday, the hours are 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Additional hours available during holiday breaks and other days when school is not in session but extended care is offered.
The term of employment is for the 2017-2018 school year. Employment will begin mid-August 2017.