Job Duration: permanent

Salary: varies

Minimum Education: BA in related field

Minimum Experience: 5 years classroom teaching


Trinity School of Durham and Chapel Hill is seeking applicants for the newly established full-time position of Assistant to the Director of Lower School. The assistant will play a key role in carrying out the mission of Trinity School, in partnership with the Director of Lower School and the Lower School faculty. He or she will work closely with and report to the Director of Lower School.

The Assistant to the Director of Lower School will provide support for the Director of Lower School and Lower School teachers and students. He or she will also provide leadership and oversight for each unique component of the Lower School curriculum: Christian, Charlotte Mason, classical, Singapore Math, and unit studies.

This is an 11-month position (August 1–June 30).

Applicants should have skills in the following areas:

  • Providing support for teachers as they implement each aspect of the Lower School curriculum
  • Supporting teachers in differentiating the curriculum when necessary
  • Coordinating continuous curriculum review and textbook adoption for math and language arts
  • Recruiting, training, and supporting teachers new to Trinity
  • Implementing the school improvement plan as it relates to the Lower School curriculum
  • Performing other duties as assigned by the Head of School and/or the Director of Lower School as the role evolves


  • Committed follower of Christ
  • Strong understanding of the philosophy of Charlotte Mason and classical education
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong collaborative and consensus-building skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Five years of classroom teaching experience
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