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Permanent Substitute Teacher

Permanent Substitute Teacher

School: The Children's School
Available Position: Teacher

Our community and curriculum intentionally reflect the world in which we live. In fact, our community is one of the most diverse among all of Atlanta’s and the nation's independent schools. Our commitment to inclusion creates an environment where children and adults are free to be their authentic selves.

We embrace play in everything we do because it is essential to the intellectual, social, emotional, physical and cultural development of our young children and young adults. Our joyful and nurturing campus in the heart of Midtown Atlanta supports students to take risks and challenges them to make a positive impact on our ever-changing world.

We are seeking an experienced full-time Substitute Teachers to start in August and work through the 2021-22 school year. Required on-campus hours are 7:45 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Monday through Friday. This full-time position is benefits eligible.

The Substitute Teacher is responsible for providing classroom coverage while a primary teacher is out - facilitating student learning and classroom instruction, in the teacher's absence.

Day to day, a substitute teacher will:

-Motivate, nurture, and challenge students
-Deliver lesson plans
-Support relationships with every child
-Help support a creative, self-directed and collaborative learning environment
-Communicate, collaborate, and work effectively within the school community

Preferred Qualifications:

-Bachelor’s degree
-Applicable experience working with children
-Understands early learners, early childhood development and the identity development and learning processes of early adolescents
-Skilled at establishing meaningful relationships with students
-Possesses the following characteristics:
Contagious optimism and enthusiasm
Honesty and Integrity
Collaboration-mindedness, empathy, self-awareness and reflection
Initiative and high standards
Adaptation and resilience
Critical thinking
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
-Comfortable in the use of digital technology and media

Compensation commensurate with experience. Qualified and interested candidates apply at

The Children's School is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

We believe that in order for children to fully, sensitively and effectively engage in their communities, they must possess strong local, cultural and global competence. To that end, we learn from and enrich ourselves with multiple perspectives and welcome people of any country of origin, culture, disability, ethnicity, gender expression, gender identity, physical appearance, race, religious choice, family structure, sex, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status.

Contact name: Stephanie Barlow
Contact email address:

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