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Assistant Primary Teacher

Oneness-Family School in Chevy Chase, Maryland seeks an assistant primary teacher in order to carry out the School's mission of peace education within our 2-6-year-old program for the 2021-22 School Year. For 32 years, the Oneness-Family School has educated children to become leaders of tomorrow and it is very proud of its richly diverse and international community of faculty, staff, and students.

This is a full-time assistant teaching position from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Monday to Friday. This job involves work as an assistant/aftercare teacher in our classroom and aftercare program. Positive interaction with students, parents, faculty, staff, and visitors to the school is expected every day in every situation. This is an amazing entry-level position with excellent opportunities for advancement in all fields of education.

Qualities and Characteristics of the Ideal Candidate

  • Childcare or teaching experience in a fast-paced professional setting where children come first (school, camp, summer pool, church, etc.)
  • Associates or Bachelors degree in early childhood education
  • 90-hour childcare certification or MSDE approved
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; makes positive connections with people easily and naturally
  • Calm and approachable; not easily irritated or frustrated
  • Communicates well orally and in writing
  • Fluent in English
  • Discreet and trustworthy; must be able to handle sensitive information in a confidential manner and also communicate effectively when sensitive information must be shared for the good of the individual. 
  • Time management skills
  • Kind and Generous Team Player

How to Apply:

To apply, please email a cover letter indicating the position (Assistant Toddler Teacher) for which you are applying, a resume, and three professional references to Please use the subject line "Assistant Teacher Position"

Job Type: Full-Time

COVID-19 Considerations:
Masking indoors, classes not interacting with other classes, the staff is 100% vaccinated, daily cleaning and disinfecting protocols and HEPA air filtration in all rooms.