Grace Church School

Job Opportunities

Grace Church School, a non-sectarian preschool in Brooklyn Heights, is seeking an assistant

teacher in Twos preschool classrooms for the 2021-2022 school year.

 

We are a learning community that adheres to a developmental approach and our

classrooms provide a variety of sensory, hands-on, child-centered activities. The

foundation of our practice begins with the philosophy that children are more apt to ask

questions and approach challenges in a classroom where they feel safe and nurtured. The

teachers at GCS are deeply committed to ensuring that every child feels respected and

valued, with the understanding that a child’s first school experience can set the stage for a

love of learning that continues beyond preschool.

 

Mentored by a Head Teacher, Assistant Teachers participate in all aspects of classroom life.

 

Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree.

• Experience with preschoolers.

• Warmth, patience and a sense of humor are essential.

 

Schedule

• August 30 – June 10 (excluding holidays and vacations)

• Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

Competitive salary. The school covers 100% of Health Insurance for the employee and

offers a Flexible Spending Plan. In the second year of employment, GCS contributes to a

403b retirement savings plan and contributes to early childhood education graduate

tuition.

 

Email resume and cover letter to jobs@gracechurchschool.org