Openings

Extended Day Staff Positions Available 

St. Patrick's Episcopal Day School seeks responsible, creative, and patient adults who enjoy working with children andare interested in working in our Extended Day program. The Extended Day program serves students in Nursery (age 3) through Grade 8 in need of after-school care. The program's hours are from 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Monday throughThursday) and 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Friday). There is flexibility in scheduling the hours and days of employment. Applicants for these part-time positions should have experience working with children in a preschool, teaching, camp, or aftercare environment. Candidates should possess at least a high school diploma and preferably a bachelor's degree or be working towards a bachelor's or advanced degree. Pay is based on education and experience. Examples of activities that Extended Day staff members engage in include:


-Planning, preparing, and implementing a program of age-appropriate activities (e.g. cooking, arts and crafts, sports, games, and clubs)

-Supervising with a co-instructor small groups of children in a variety of St. Patrick's educational settings (e.g., playgrounds, multipurpose rooms, gymnasiums, and classrooms)

-Greeting visitors,answering phone calls, and performing administrative duties at the programs' reception desk

-Communicating with parents about children's behavior and activities during the extended day program.

Candidates must be able to attend paid monthly site-based staff development sessions. All appointments are subject to thesuccessful completion of a required background check.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Holli Matze, Director of Extended Day, at matzeh@stpatsdc.org.

Substitute Teaching Positions Available

St. Patrick’s Episcopal Day School, a vibrant and dynamic independent school of more than 500 students in Nursery through Grade 8, seeks applicants who are interested in substitute teaching. Applicants must have at least a bachelor’s degree and enjoy working with young people in a school setting. Preference will be given to individuals with prior teaching experience. Substitute teachers are needed at all grade levels in general homerooms (language arts, math, and social studies) as well as in special-subject areas such as art, music, science, physical education, and technology. Candidates must pass a required background check.

If you are interested in being a substitute teacher at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Day School for the 2012-2013 school year, please come to one of two scheduled open houses.  The open houses will take place on the Whitehaven Campus at 4700 Whitehaven Parkway, NW.  You can RSVP by email to Trissy McHenry mchenryt@stpatsdc.org.  All substitute teachers must have a bachelor’s degree and will be asked to sign a release that authorizes the school to do a background check.  You will need to bring two copies of an updated resume and a current ID.I hope to see you there!

Tuesday, September 10, from 8:30 – 10:00 am

or

Friday, September 20, from 1:00 - 2:30 pm