Immediate Needs for Fall 2021:
After School Adventure Aide
We are seeking an independent teacher aide for first through fifth grade in our after school care program. We are reinvesting, restructuring, and revitalizing the after school enrichment program for the 2021-22 school year. The successful candidate should nurture creativity and see the creativity in every student. Should be comfortable working and playing with youth and always keep safety in mind.
The After School Adventure Aide will work independently, leading free play outside activities in our daily program Monday through Friday from 3 pm to 5:30. This position will pay $15/hr and will begin on September 7, 2021. The school year will consist of an eight-week term for after care (approximately September 7 - October 29; November 2 - December 17; January 4 - February 25; February 28 - April 29).
We are a community committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and strongly encourage applicants who will help us advance those values in any of the many ways possible. Candidates must have a valid Virginia State driver's license, be at least 18 years of age, have previous childcare experience, a bachelor’s degree a plus, an understanding and embrace of a progressive teaching philosophy, and a passion for artistic expression and purpose.
If interested, please send a letter, a résumé, and contact information for three professional references to the head of school, Ronée McLaughlin.
Equal Opportunity Employer
We are a community committed to diversifying along ethnic, economic, and religious lines and welcome applicants who represent and broaden that diversity. Free Union Country School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its staffing, admissions, tuition assistance, educational policies, extracurricular or other school-administered programs.
Please feel free to complete the following information; attach your cover letter, your résumé, and the names and contact information for three references; and then click Submit below. Thank you for your interest in progressive education at Free Union Country School!