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Join our Team

Thank you for your interest in working at Macris!

We are a bilingual Catholic school that is dedicated toward providing an exceptional education for its students as well as a stimulating and rewarding work environment for its employees. We gladly welcome individuals who are interested in the field of education, and who would like to be a part of our school community.

Macris School is committed to protecting children at their school and therefore, any potential job candidates will undergo a rigorous screening process including, but not limited to, criminal and court background checks, reference checks, and internet checks.

Please fill out the job application below.  If there are job openings, please specify which job you are seeking in your application and detail how you are a match for the job in your cover letter.  If there are no openings, please share what type of a position you are interested in and we will keep your job application on file.  If you have an questions, please email hr@macrisschool.org

Openings for 2024-2025 School Year

Elementary Homeroom Teacher

Employment Status: Full-Time

Reports to:  Principal/Director/Curriculum Coordinator

Description:  An elementary homeroom teacher is expected to be able to prepare and deliver interdisciplinary learning experiences in Teaching all areas of the primary curriculum, including but not limited to Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies.  In a bilingual school environment, teachers need to have an understanding of second language learning and language acquisition.  Since we follow a U.S. curriculum, teachers are expected to have knowledge and experience in teaching all English literature as well as speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills.  

Preferred skills and abilities 

  • Fluent in both spoken and written English and Spanish preferred 
  • Excellent presentation, communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Exhibits self-motivation, high work standards and attention to detail 
  • High socio-emotional intelligence

Minimum Qualifications 

  • Possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Education/Teaching or equivalent 
  • At least 3 year(s) of relevant teaching experience in schools (preferably in a bilingual environment)
  • All candidates must clear a background check

Key Responsibilities

  • Teach lessons with the end goal of creating critical thinkers
  • Take responsibility for the progress of a class according to the age of the students 
  • Organize the classroom environment and learning resources and create displays to encourage a positive learning environment. 
  • Plan, prepare and deliver differentiated lessons that cater the needs of the whole ability range within their class. 
  • Motivate students with enthusiastic, imaginative class activities, basing it on experiential learning whenever possible.
  • Prepare, evaluate and provide feedback to facilitate positive student development.
  • Meet requirements for the assessment. Records, evaluates and reports student’s development 
  • Provide feedback to parents on student’s progress. 
  • Work collaboratively with others to plan and coordinate work 
  • Organize and take part for school events, outings and activities. 
  • Undertake special assignments, ad-hoc functions and related duties as and when required.

Technology Aid Job Description

Employment Status: Full-Time

Reports to:  Technology Integration Specialist

Description:  This role offers an exciting opportunity for individuals currently studying or recently graduated to gain hands-on experience in educational technology while contributing to our mission of enhancing student learning through technology.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in evaluating, implementing, and managing technology solutions to enhance teaching and learning experiences.
  • Provide technical support to students, teachers, and staff, troubleshooting issues, and resolving technical problems in a timely manner.
  • Assist in the setup and maintenance of classroom technology equipment, including computers, interactive whiteboards, projectors, and other devices.
  • Support in organizing and conducting technology training sessions for teachers and staff, focusing on best practices for integrating technology into instruction and technology in the classroom.
  • Stay informed about emerging educational technologies and trends, and make recommendations for integrating new tools and resources into the curriculum.
  • Maintain accurate records of technology inventory, service requests, and training activities.
  • Support teachers and students in robotics-related activities, competitions, and projects, providing technical assistance and guidance as needed.
  • Manage user accounts and access permissions for various educational technology platforms used within the school, ensuring smooth operation and adherence to security protocols.
  • Assist in training and support to users on how to effectively utilize educational technology platforms for instruction and learning purposes.
  • Technology and platforms:
    • Hardware: Lego, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Micro Bit
    • Software: Python, C#, Javascript
  • Assist in Admissions tests.
    • Manage the technical setup for online admissions tests.
    • Ensure all testing devices are prepared and functional before test dates.
    • Provide technical support during admissions testing to resolve any issues promptly.

Qualifications:

  • Currently studying towards or recently graduated with a degree in Education, Educational Technology, Information Technology, or a related field (Bachelor’s degree not required).
  • Strong knowledge of technology tools, software applications, and digital resources.
  • Proficiency in troubleshooting technical issues and providing support to end-users.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to work collaboratively with teachers, administrators, and students.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks effectively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Good people skills and a customer service-oriented attitude.
    • Exhibit patience and understanding when dealing with users of varying technical abilities.

Teacher Assistant

Employment Status: Full-Time

Reports to:  Head Teacher/Principal/Directors

Description:  The role of the teacher assistant is to support student learning.  This means working proactively with the head teacher to support students individually or in small groups.

Preferred skills and abilities 

  • Fluent in both spoken and written English and Spanish preferred 
  • Excellent presentation, communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Exhibits self-motivation, high work standards and attention to detail 
  • High socio-emotional intelligence

Minimum Qualifications 

  • Possess a high school degree (Bachelor’s Degree in Education/Teaching or equivalent preferred) 
  • All candidates must clear a background check

Key Responsibilities (support to head teacher’s tasks)

  • Teach lessons with the end goal of creating critical thinkers
  • Take responsibility for the progress of a class according to the age of the students 
  • Organize the classroom environment and learning resources and create displays to encourage a positive learning environment. 
  • Plan, prepare and deliver differentiated lessons that cater the needs of the whole ability range within their class. 
  • Motivate students with enthusiastic, imaginative class activities, basing it on experiential learning whenever possible.
  • Prepare, evaluate and provide feedback to facilitate positive student development.
  • Meet requirements for the assessment. Records, evaluates and reports student’s development 
  • Provide feedback to parents on student’s progress. 
  • Work collaboratively with others to plan and coordinate work 
  • Organize and take part for school events, outings and activities. 
  • Undertake special assignments, ad-hoc functions (such as substituting for absent teachers) and related duties as and when required. 

Homeroom Particularities In Elementary

  • Teaching all areas of the primary curriculum, including but not limited to Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies

High School Teacher Particularities

  • Teaching age-appropriate content within your subject matter
  • Collaborating with other teachers in different subject matters to occasionally create cross-curricular projects