Assistant Teacher

03 Apr 2024

Assistant Teacher Opening

Plymouth Church School is a non-sectarian, independent private preschool with 170 children housed on the historic Plymouth Church campus in Brooklyn Heights. For almost 30 years, Plymouth has been a special place where young children are encouraged to explore and ask questions about the world around them. Our young learners, ages 2 to 6, benefit from a child centered approach to education that allows each child to be challenged in a nurturing environment that emphasizes hands-on learning and an emergent project based curriculum. At Plymouth we highly value and integrate the arts throughout our programming through intensive collaboration with working artists. Our school enjoys a beautiful setting with large sunlit classrooms and multiple outdoor spaces for children to explore the natural world.

Assistant Teacher:

We are seeking a dynamic and caring individual to join our warm and inclusive community as an Assistant Teacher. As part of a staff of 30 committed early childhood educators, you will work closely with a very experienced Head Teacher who will mentor you as you develop your teaching skills.

The Assistant Teacher is a full-time, ten-month position for the 2024-25 school year.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate must have a BA from an accredited college or university, have experience working with young children, a positive attitude, a warm and caring demeanor and a willingness to learn.

Compensation and Benefits: Plymouth Church School offers a competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including: health, dental and vision insurance, a retirement plan and tuition reimbursement. We offer extensive professional development opportunities and a very supportive work environment.

At Plymouth Church School, salary is determined by an equitable salary scale established for all teaching staff and is commensurate with education, state certification and years of experience.

Salary Range: $48,769 - $57,795

Plymouth Church School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, gender, age, marital status, disability, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation.

How To Apply: Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume.

Please visit our website to learn more about our wonderful school: