A Barstow Career

Members of the Barstow faculty and staff are part of a community that values innovative learning, collaboration and communication. Barstow offers educators an independent and collegiate atmosphere in which to teach and grow professionally as a member of a dedicated group of learners. You will also find opportunities for staff members pursuing careers in nonprofit administration, marketing and communications, fundraising and support roles. In addition, we are always looking for qualified substitutes upon whom we may call as needed.
 
Full-time Barstow employees choose from a variety of insurance options — from life and health, to short-term disability care, generous sick leave and holiday packages, as well as the opportunity to participate in a VALIC retirement program. Faculty and staff are encouraged to pursue professional development opportunities with support from the administration.

Current Openings

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  • Extended Care Employee

    The Barstow School's before and after school program, Extended Care, is currently looking for high-energy employees for the 2018-2019 school year. If you are an education major, or if you have experience working with children, then you may qualify for an interview. Extended Care if offered from 7:00 - 8:00 am and 2:45 - 6:00 pm and provides care to students preschool through eighth grade. This is a great way for college students to gain experience and make connections for future employment. Employees can expect to work 10 - 18 hours a week with the opportunity for flexible scheduling. If you are interested, please contact Max Williams at 816.277.0429 or max.williams@barstowschool.org.
  • Lower School Openings 2020-2021 School Year

    TEACHERS GRADES 1-5
     
    The Barstow School seeks to hire dynamic teachers for Lower School grades 1-5.  
     
    Exemplary teachers are Barstow’s greatest asset.  Candidates must exhibit pride in their profession and competency in their subject matter.  In all aspects of life, candidates must be conscious of their position as role models for students.
     
    Successful candidates will combine a caring and understanding attitude with consistency, fairness, and creativity.  Ever conscious of the child’s self-esteem, they should be generous with praise and demonstrate an awareness of the developmental stages of their students, thus fostering mutual respect.
     
    Candidates should be proficient in utilizing technology in the classroom and promote student use of a variety of resources, realizing that these play an integral part in instruction.
     
    Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, application and resume to Director of Lower School, Todd Nelson, at todd.nelson@barstowschool.org.
     
  • Lower School Teaching Associate 2020-2021 School Year

    TEACHING ASSOCIATE
     
    The Barstow School is seeking a certified Teaching Associate who provides an additional presence in the classroom.
     
    Exemplary teachers are Barstow’s greatest asset.  Candidates must exhibit pride in their profession and competency in their subject matter.  In all aspects of life, candidates must be conscious of their position as role models for students.
     
    Successful candidates will combine a caring and understanding attitude with consistency, fairness, and creativity.  Ever conscious of the child’s self-esteem, they should be generous with praise and demonstrate an awareness of the developmental stages of their students, thus fostering mutual respect. Successful candidates must be skilled at working collaboratively with, and taking direction from, a lead teacher.
     
    Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, application and resume to Director of Lower School, Todd Nelson, at todd.nelson@barstowschool.org.
     
  • Substitutes

    Grades PS-12

Apply for a Barstow Career

Please download and complete the application below. You will need Acrobat Reader to open the file. You may complete the form online and print it, but the data will not be saved. Email your application, resume and a cover letter to recruiting@barstowschool.org or mail to The Barstow School, 11511 State Line Road, Kansas City, MO 64114.

Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy As To Students and Employees

The Barstow School admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law in the administration of its educational and admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.

This policy of nondiscrimination governs the hiring of employees as well and includes the administration of all benefits and policies throughout the term of employment.

The Barstow School

11511 State Line Road • Kansas City, MO 64114
P (816) 942-3255 • F (816) 942-3227