Assistant Teacher (CURRENT OPENING)

Washington D.C.
Sep 14, 2017
Oct 19, 2017
Full Time

Two Rivers Public Charter School is looking for dynamic, dedicated, flexible assistant teachers to become part of a vibrant educational community. Classes at Two Rivers are staffed by a lead teacher and an assistant teacher. 



Assistant teachers at Two Rivers are part of an energetic and caring team devoted to creating an incredible school.  Ideal candidates will possess the following qualities/skills:

  • Commitment to meet the needs of every child in a diverse population
  • Commitment to learn to teach in ways that are interactive, hands-on, project-based, and promote self-discovery and critical thinking
  • Experience in teaching small groups in math and literacy
  • Demonstrated ability to work with children in developmentally appropriate and kind ways
  • Capability to nurture students and work collaboratively with families
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to work as a member of a team
  • Commitment to develop and contribute to a community of educators 
  • Flexibility, commitment, and enthusiasm

Candidates must hold an Associates Degree or have received a passing score on the ParaPro Assessment.



Two Rivers values its team of amazing educators.  Assistant teachers at Two Rivers receive:

  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • Advancement opportunities
  • The support of a welcoming and appreciative group of families
  • A lead teacher and administrative team ready to support their development as educators
  • Professional growth opportunities
  • Membership in a professional learning community that will challenge and excite eager educators – the staff’s work was featured in the book Data Wise in Action from Harvard University
  • A strong, established school culture that supports academic and social learning
  • Fun colleagues – people who care about their work, work hard, and want to have a good time while they’re doing it

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