Part Time Middle School Assistant Teacher
  • Middle School
  • Teacher

Lesley Ellis School, Arlington, MA

Accredited by AISNE

Independent school (Preschool-Grade 8) seeks candidates with a strong commitment to progressive education, excellent academic preparation, student-centered classrooms, and an anti-bias curriculum. We seek individuals who will bring enthusiasm to a teaching team and work closely with grade-level partners and specialists to ensure an enriching, challenging, and cohesive school experience. 

Thursdays and Fridays 8:00am - 3:00 pm

Assistant Teacher Responsibilities include:

  • Monitor 7th and 8th grade students in person while a lesson is taught remotely by a teacher;
  • Support students as needed during the lesson and/or independent work time;
  • Oversee students during recess and/or lunch breaks;
  • Establish relationships with all students that are based on respect for individual learning styles, developmental stages, and temperaments
  • Use positive guidance techniques to support a student-centered, developmentally based classroom environment.


  • Bachelor’s degree in education preferred
  • Experience middle school setting preferred
  • Commitment to developmental, multi-cultural, anti-bias education


Interested candidates should:

Send cover letter and resume to:

Deanne Benson

Head of School


For additional information please visit our website

Lesley Ellis School is an equal opportunity employer

  • Part-Time