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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3001154
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : August 31, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Basic Purpose: The Shady Hill Afterschool Program is seeking after school staff members for the 2018-19 school year. This is a part-time position. We are seeking dedicated, dynamic and engaging instructors to join our experienced after school team.

For 100 years, Shady Hill has been a leader in progressive elementary education and our after school program is part of that tradition. The program allows children to explore their worlds and test their powers; we seek to develop independent, joyful and curious learners who respect their own accomplishments and those of others. As a diverse school, we believe that a varied and inclusive community is an educational and moral imperative that empowers us all. Therefore, we especially welcome applications from candidates who will contribute to our multicultural community.

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 2:30 PM – 6:0
  • PM
    Wednesdays 11:30 AM – 6:0
  • PM
  • There will be a periodic rotating late stay split between staff

    Primary responsibilities:
    • Under the leadership of the Director of Auxiliary Programs, after school staff members are responsible for engaging students during after school time and delivering a well-planned group program.
    • Instruction and supervision of students, with a primary responsibility for the grades K-2 students.
    • Create and implement programming within the Afterschool program
    • Ensure student safety and well-being
    • Care for and maintain after school spaces, equipment, supplies and property of the program
    • Properly complete and submit required paperwork on time
    • Support students with homework and other activities
    • Other duties as assigned

    • The candidate must possess strong organizational and communication skills
    • Bachelor's Degree required
    • Must be comfortable communicating with a range of people, including after school staff, day school faculty, as well as parents and the children that participate in the program
    • Have the flexibility to remain calm in a fast-paced environment
    • Have experience working with school-aged children. Experience with differentiating instruction for a multi-age group preferred
    • Candidates should demonstrate a history of flexibility, punctuality, and responsibility

    To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Please be sure to include “Afterschool Teacher” in the subject line of the e-mail.

    • Position Type: Part-time
    • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
    Classroom Teacher > Elementary
  • Job Requirements

    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Allison Godlewski
    • 178 Coolidge Hill
    • Cambridge, MA 02138
    • Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138

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