Employment

JOIN US: WE’RE BUILDING OUR AFTER SCHOOL TEAM

AfterCare & Enrichment (ACE): The D-E 360° multidisciplinary ACE program serves Dwight-Englewood Lower School students in Preschool – Grade 5. This program seeks to infuse students’ after-school experience with exploration and inquiry.  Facilitating this experience requires a professional staff who are innovative, enthusiastic, and reliable.

Required qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or within two semesters of completing an Education program
  • A commitment to the growth and development of children
  • Experience with elementary school age children
  • A strong sense of responsibility, curiosity and humor
  • Available between 2:15 – 6:00 p.m. for the 2017-2018 school year.

Open positions:

Preschool Classroom Assistant – IMMEDIATE OPENING

Candidate should be able to work with a range of students in various activities and to manage conflict resolution. Strong communication and organizational skills are a must. Candidate must be flexible with leading and supporting to ensure a strong group dynamic.

Art Enrichment Teacher

Are you creative and committed to bringing art to young people? We are looking for someone who can introduce students to the process of art creation through creative and fun one hour projects after school. Available classes are:

  • Preschool: ages 3-4
  • Kindergarten – 1st Grade
  • 2nd-3rd Grade
  • 4th-5th Grade

Interested parties should submit a brief proposal for a 10 week program that is specific to one of these age groups. (Although you are free to submit a proposal for several, but please be developmentally appropriate.)

  • We can schedule two classes per day, after school.

Performing Arts Teacher

Do you love Theatre, Circus Arts, Spoken Word, or Poetry Slams? We are looking for creative professionals who can introduce students to the craft of performing through one hour sessions after school. Available classes are:

  • Preschool: ages 3-4
  • Kindergarten – 1st Grade
  • 2nd-3rd Grade
  • 4th-5th Grade

Interested parties should submit a brief proposal for a 10 week program that is specific to one of these age groups. (Although you are free to submit a proposal for several, but please be developmentally appropriate.)

Enrichment Specialty Teachers for Winter & Spring Terms

We’re open to great ideas that give way to students exploring and/or furthering their engagement with the world. For 2017-2018, we’d like to explore some EXPANDED possibilities, classes we may not even considered, yet! If you’ve taught some classes that you’d like to revise and pilot, or would like to propose something new, now is your chance.  Click here to make a proposal.  Note that Enrichment specialty classes are based on a ten-week model per term (one class per week).  We have two terms left in this academic year for which we will add specialty courses.  The winter terms runs from January – March and the spring term runs from March-June.

Inquiries & Applications:

E-mail Sharon Keigher, AfterCare & Enrichment Director at keighs@d-e.org by November 15, 2017.

Dwight-Englewood School, a diverse, co-educational, college prep independent day school serving over 1,000 students from preschool through grade twelve, seeks energetic staff and engaging faculty to join a team of professionals responsible for innovative and authentic aftercare and enrichment programming!

OUR MISSION: As a community of learners, Dwight-Englewood School strives to foster in each student a passion for life-long learning. We seek excellence, honor integrity, and embrace diversity in order to develop the skills, values, and courage to meet the challenges of a changing world and make it better.