After School Teacher (Part Time)

Hours: 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm, Mon-Friday – September through mid-June, possibility for summer camp.  This is currently a part-time position.

Duties include:

  • prepare classroom for each lesson and clean up afterwards;
  • collaborate with co-teachers to manage classrooms and implement lesson plans for kids aged 6-13.
  • lead classes either alone (six to eight children or less) or with a co-teacher (usually twelve children);
  • collaborate with fellow teachers, administrators, and support staff in a family-like setting; and
  • participate in weekly planning meetings and monthly staff meetings.


  • a minimum of one year experience working with groups of children aged 6-13, in the United States
  • highly organized, driven, and collaborative;
  • warm, kind, and empathetic;
  • able to connect with children in a playful and loving manner;
  • able to exhibit authority in the classroom while maintaining above qualities; and
  • open to feedback and highly communicative.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Fluent in Persian, English, or Spanish;
  • Experience teaching school or afterschool programs in the US; and
  • Degree in Education and/or a special knowledge of the arts, dance, drama, science, or outdoor education preferred.  

After school Enrichment classes include (but are not limited to):

  • Art (drawing, painting, charcoal, clay/sculpture, collage, etc);
  • Science (hands-on experiential lessons);
  • Gardening/farming;
  • Carpentry;
  • Performing arts/music;
  • Music; 
  • Cooking;
  • Games (indoor and outdoor); and
  • Storytelling and puppetry (written and directed by the kids).

Candidates should submit their resume to