New York, New York | Early Learning Center (New York)
Position: Part Time Classroom Helper - Small World (2s Program)
About Avenues Think of Avenues as one independent school with campuses that are interdependent and intentionally connected. It will not be a collection of different schools all pursuing different educational strategies, but rather one highly integrated learning community, connected and supported by a common mission, a shared education design and curriculum, world-class technology and a talented headquarters team in New York City.
Avenues New York opened in 2012 and currently serves 1,550 students in grades Toddler – 12. Our second campus, in São Paulo, opened in August 2018, and Avenues Shenzhen opened in 2019. Avenues prepares students for engaged global citizenship in the modern world, with an approach that combines language immersion, interdisciplinary teaching, a global curriculum, and a culture of creativity and deep collaboration.
The Opportunity Avenues is seeking a Part Time Morning Helper for our Small World program unique to 2 year olds new to school and the Avenues community. This teacher will support a classroom community of students and teachers. The Part Time Morning Helper will support the teachers and students by adhering to established routines and meeting the needs of students who require more adult support in their learning and acclimation to school.
Responsibilities The Part Time responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Supporting Teachers
- Supporting Students
- Supporting Classroom Environment
- Ability to lead effectively through relationships, persuasion and influence
- Experience working with 2-3s in a trilingual setting
- Thrives in collaborative environment
- Rolls up sleeves to get the job done and gets the right work done even amidst ambiguity
- Can move fast while juggling a lot
- Sense of deep personal responsibility for the organization's success
- Passion for education; experience in international and/or private schools is a major plus
Learn more about Avenues on our website (www.avenues.org) and apply through the Careers section of the Avenues website at http://www.avenues.org/en/careers/. Please be sure to include a thoughtful cover letter along with a resume.
DIVERSITY, INCLUSION AND SAFEGUARDING
Avenues is deeply committed to diversity, equity and inclusion throughout our organization. We strive to uphold a culture in which every colleague feels that they belong, are trusted, and are valued. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds, and strongly encourage candidates from traditionally underrepresented communities or groups to apply. Avenues offers competitive compensation and a generous benefits package.
Avenues upholds the highest standards for safeguarding the physical and emotional wellbeing of children. As an essential aspect of this commitment, all offers are contingent upon successful completion of careful reference and background checks.