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Posted: Saturday, October 14, 2017 12:02 AM


OES is seeking a qualified, caring assistant teacher to work actively with assigned students providing instruction or supervision with educational activities. He or she may assume teacher responsibilities as required for an entire class period or for short intervals. The successful candidate will possess enthusiasm, creativity, intellectual curiosity, a sense of humor and a cooperative spirit.

• Support Classroom teacher in classroom planning, preparation, instruction and supervision.
• Work with students in various settings - large group, small group and individually.
• Document student learning.
• Assist lead teacher with production work and maintenance of the classroom environment.
• Attend to duties – lunch, recess, dismissal – as assigned.

• BA/BS or equivalent four year degree
• Current First Aid and CPR training
• Experience working in an early childhood educational setting
• Strong background in current social emotional learning practices
• Ability to pass a criminal background check and drug screen

• Knowledge of Reggio-inspired schools, social constructivist teaching and learning and the integration of the arts
• Oregon Central Background Registry qualifications

• Intercultural competence, ability to interact appropriately with families and colleagues from diverse backgrounds, ability to work effectively with diverse groups of students
• Interpersonal Skills, ability to maintain collegial relationships with colleagues
• Ability to maintain a warm, supportive classroom atmosphere in which all students can thrive

• Ability to handle light physical work in a classroom setting
• Ability to move about school campus as needed
• Mobility sufficient to assure the safety of young children
• Ability to see, hear and/or speak to use telephone, computer and to interact with students, parents and colleagues

This is a part-time (5.25 hours per day), non-exempt, salaried, academic year position. It comes with a competitive benefits package, including paid sick leave, two paid personal days per year, 95 percent employer paid health insurance for the employee (25 percent paid for dependents), retirement plan with generous employer match, and one excellent, free meal daily.

COMPENSATION: Salary based on education and experience

Application Guidelines/Contact:
APPLICATION PROCESS: Please visit the OES website to learn more about the School and its programs: Interested candidates should forward cover letter, resume, and completed application, available here: to the attention of Lower School Assistant Division Head for Beginning Years Kirstin McAuley at Please note that application must be printed, signed, and faxed, scanned and sent as an email attachment, or sent as a hard copy by mail to Oregon Episcopal School, at 6300 SW Nicol Road, Portland, OR 97223. Open until filled. No phone calls please.

Oregon Episcopal School does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including gender identity or expression), disability, national or ethnic origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or other legally protected characteristic or status.

Salary DOE - full benefits

• Location: Portland

• Post ID: 22841077 portland is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017