ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
Atlanta International School (AIS) is a preschool to grade 12 private, non-profit school with language immersion and International Baccalaureate (IB) Curriculum in the Buckhead area of Atlanta.

Our mission is simple – To develop courageous leaders who shape their world for the better. The core values that drive our school are:

  • The joy of learning and purposeful effort.
  • Mutual respect and understanding in an intentionally inclusive and intercultural community.

POSITION DESCRIPTION 

This is a part-time position. After School teachers/staff provide a safe, fun, educational environment for children during the critical time between school and parental pick-up. The primary focus in After School is to encourage children to enjoy relaxing and play-based learning and to become self-aware, motivated, and confident. This is accomplished by attentive staff committed to encouraging the child’s development by role modeling proper behavior, facilitating and encouraging student inquiry and using positive reinforcement. Assistant teachers are expected to willingly attend training sessions throughout the year. After school counselors are highly motivated leaders with a great team attitude. This opening is for After School care for both our Early Learning Center (3K/4K is a language immersion program where our students are taught in French, German or Spanish) and in the Primary School Grades 5K – 5.

Reports to: Kaleidoscope Coordinator

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Arrive 30 minutes before children arrive, to ensure the site is ready, and activities are prepared.
  • Work with students and other staff members to design and implement weekly and monthly schedules and lesson plans.
  • Report all injuries, suspicious events, or behavior with appropriate paperwork turned into the Kaleidoscope Coordinator within 24 hours.
  • Be involved with children; play actively, show personal attention to individuals, be a positive role model.
  • Use only positive reinforcement and program approved corrective behavior techniques.
  • Attend at least 10 hours of training a year.
  • Maintain the facility by cleaning up after yourself and children, keeping cabinets clean and organized and notifying the director of items that need to be replaced or repaired.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE/SKILLS

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Have a High School diploma
  • Be able to keep up with physical demands of active children
  • Organized, flexible, passionate & dependable
  • Able to work well with others on a team, and with variety of personalities
  • Leadership qualities self -motivated while being group minded
  • Prior experience working with children ages 3 -12

DIVERSITY STATEMENT
Atlanta International School is deeply committed to diversity among our staff and applicants of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

We will contact those applicants whose skills and experience best match our needs. Due to the high volume of applications, we regret that we are not able to take or return phone calls regarding employment.

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