2022-2023 School Year - Teaching Associate

2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR
May 26, 2022
The Barstow School is seeking a certified Teaching Associate who provides an additional presence in one of our early childhood classrooms. Teaching Associates assist the lead teacher with supervision of students, lead large and small group lessons and activities, as well as work with individual students.
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 send a cover letter, resume, and a Barstow Employment Application to Director of Lower School, Todd Nelson at todd.nelson@barstowschool.org.
Located in Kansas City, Missouri and founded in 1884, The Barstow School is a co-educational school where students in preschool through twelfth grade develop in a challenging educational community.  As originally stated by Mary Louise Barstow, the objective of the school remains “to promote sound scholarship and to give symmetrical development to mind, body and character.”
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.