Lower School Teachers' Aide (K-5)

The Teachers' Aide position is for someone who exhibits a genuine nurturing, caring attitude to all children, who can communicate effectively, and who can establish and maintain effective, professional relationships with children, teachers, and staff.
This person assists the classroom teacher in the following ways:
  • Prepares lesson materials, bulletin board displays, exhibits, and equipment as directed by the teacher
  • Assists children individually or in small groups to help them master assignments and to reinforce learning concepts presented by the teacher
  • Supervises students in classrooms, halls, cafeteria, playground, gymnasium, and on field trips
Qualified candidates will have:
  • A commitment to Covenant's Christian principles;
  • Experience working with students in Kindergarten through Grade 5;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills;
  • The ability to organize, prioritize, and work both cooperative and independently; and
  • Attention to detail
Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to Dr. Gaffney, Head of Lower School, and Amanda Calabro, Assistant to Head of Lower School, by mail, email, or hand-deliver to 1000 Birdwood Rd, Charlottesville VA, 22903, or mgaffney@covenantschool.org and acalabro@covenantschool.org

The Covenant School

Birdwood Campus | Lower School | Pre-K–Grade 5 |
1000 Birdwood Road Charlottesville, VA 22903 | 434.220.7309

Hickory Campus | Middle and Upper School | Grades 6–12 | 175 Hickory Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 | 434.220.7329
Located in Charlottesville, VA, The Covenant School is a non-denominational, private, Christian day school for Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12. Students benefit from a challenging academic program, visual and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.