Poughkeepsie Day School employs a diverse, talented and enthusiastic faculty, administration and staff. Job openings are posted as they become available.
After-School Program Assistant to the Director
Poughkeepsie Day School is seeking an assistant to the director of our after-school program for grades pre-k through 6. This is a part-time position, running daily whenever school is open. Hours are from 2 to 6pm. Applicants should be available for planning and orientation sessions in the last week of August.
B.A. required. Applicants should have experience working with children in school setting. Previous experience in an independent school setting preferred.
After-School Program Assistants
Poughkeepsie day School is seeking several assistants for our 2015–2016 after-school program. This is a part-time position, running daily whenever school is open. Hours are from 2:30 to 6pm. Applicants should be available for planning and orientation sessions in the last week of August.
Important qualifications, along with a genuine interest and delight in the wellbeing and happiness of children, include the ability to:
- take responsibility and work as a team
- recognize how and when to offer support and guidance
- maintain calm in periods of intense activity
- interact and communicate well with parents
Personal hobbies and skills are helpful, including: musical ability, theater experience, athletic skills, practice in any of the visual arts and crafts, etc.
Previous experience working with children is essential. The position offers excellent experience for applicants seeking a career in education.
Poughkeepsie Day School is seeking per diem substitute teachers in a variety of subjects for all three academic divisions: lower, middle and high school.
The school day runs from 8:15am to 3:15pm.
B.A. required. New York State certification preferred.
How to Apply
To express interest in posted positions and future employment* at PDS, please send a résumé and cover letter to:
Poughkeepsie Day School
Attn: Victoria Mayes, Assistant to the Head of School
260 Boardman Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
*Note: If you choose to submit an unsolicited résumé in anticipation of a position becoming available it will be kept on file for one year only.