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Employment

Great teachers come to Wilkinson because we value them. Our small class size lets teachers reach students as the unique, individual learners they are.

Open Positions

Operations Lead

One-of-a-kind school on the coast near Half Moon Bay, CA, is searching for one highly skilled, energetic and experienced Operations Lead for the 2019/20 school year

ABOUT WILKINSON SCHOOL

  • Small school environment: enrollment of 50-60 TK-8th grade students in four classrooms, each class composed of 2 or 3 consecutive grade levels
  • Our commitment to maintaining small classroom sizes helps staff to build strong relationships with students, and facilitates an education that best suits the strengths and needs of each individual student
  • Our staff culture promotes mutual support and respect
  • Wilkinson School promotes respect and support of community, nature, and the world around us

JOB SUMMARY:

  • Full-time position, open immediately
  • Have primary responsibility for day-to-day operational duties
  • Manage office staff and facility vendors
  • Supervise school marketing, communications, and fundraising staff
  • Manage scheduling of school field trips, annual multi-week trip, and special classes
  • Manage admissions process and school budgets
  • Perform in-house HR functions (e.g., payroll, benefits, etc.)
  • Build community, foster parent-involvement, attend school events, and serve as a parent point-of-contact
  • Supervise/manage after school program; assist with management of Summer Camp
  • Competitive salary with benefits - will be based on qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be highly personable, and have a welcoming presence
  • BA or MA degree in Business, Marketing, School Administration or related field
  • Five or more years’ experience in business administration or operations required; two or more years’ experience with school operations preferred
  • Excellent relationship-building, management and community-engagement skills
  • Strong problem-solving and consensus-building abilities
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Value strong relationships with staff members, students, and parent community

 

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send your resume and a cover email to Mike Needels (Vice-Chair Wilkinson School Board of Directors) at needelsm@yahoo.com

Wilkinson School is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Middle School Teacher

One-of-a-kind school on the coast near Half Moon Bay, CA, is searching for one highly skilled, energetic and experienced Middle School Teacher for the 2020/21 school year

ABOUT WILKINSON SCHOOL

  • Small school environment: enrollment of 50-60 TK-8 th grade students in four classrooms, each class composed of 2 or 3 consecutive grade levels
  • Our commitment to maintaining small classroom sizes helps staff to build strong relationships with students, and facilitates an education that best suits the strengths and needs of each individual student
  • Our staff culture promotes mutual support and the flexibility for each teacher to follow their own passions in education
  • Wilkinson School promotes respect and support of community, nature, and the world around us

JOB SUMMARY:

  • Full-time position beginning in the 2020/21 school year
  • At Wilkinson, middle school teachers lead lessons in multiple subject areas, including math, language arts, and social studies; supported by aides and various specialists who teach music, science, art, and more
  • Work closely with approx. fifteen 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students in a single combined class
  • Emphasis is placed on experiential and hands-on learning activities
  • Competitive salary with benefits - will be based on qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be highly personable, and have a welcoming presence
  • BA or MA in Education, or BA or MA in other field plus a teaching credential
  • 2 or more years’ experience teaching middle school grades (6th , 7th , 8th ) preferred
  • Experience teaching middle school-level math is a plus
  • Experience teaching students with learning differences is a plus
  • Value being part of a small school community
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Value strong relationships with each student and staff member

 

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send your resume and a cover email to Mike Needels (Vice-Chair Wilkinson School Board of Directors) at needelsm@yahoo.com

Wilkinson School is an equal opportunity employer.

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