Sycamore School - Substitute

Position Type: Temporary throughout academic year as needed
Compensation based on half day or full day work
Monday - Friday; 7:45 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Position Summary:
The primary purpose of this position is to provide coverage for absent classroom teachers and assistants as needed, primarily in Early Childhood and Lower School Divisions. 

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide assistant support in EC and LS when the lead teacher is absent.
  • Create a classroom that is conducive to learning.
  • Assist with classroom management.
  • Supervise students in and out of the classroom, including halls, playground, and cafeteria.
  • Review and implement lesson plans and curriculum as provided.
  • Maintain rules of conduct and uphold Sycamore values.
  • Report any student illnesses, injuries, and discipline problems to school administration.
  • Perform other duties as directed by the Head of School or her designee.

  1. Bachelor’s degree, preferably in education
  2. Strong verbal and written communication skills
  3. Excellent interpersonal skills
  4. Ability to lead and instruct students of all ages
  5. General knowledge of several subjects
  6. Flexibility and critical-thinking skills
  7. Patience
Application Instructions:
Well-qualified applicants should apply online here
Please complete an online application and attach cover letter, resume, list of 3-5 professional references, and copies of degrees and licenses.  

Reports to: HR Coordinator in consultation with Division Heads                                    
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