Associate Teacher // West End Day School

Associate Teacher // West End Day School


About the Job

West End Day School (WEDS) is an independent, elementary school dedicated to offering a social-emotional approach to learning. This position is a teaching position, not an assistant role. Our Associate teachers are an integral part of our team and have ownership of at least three classes a week.

Responsibilities including but not limited to:

Create and deliver lessons to small groups of students in core academic areas.
Help to prepare classroom materials and help plan whole group lessons and activities.
Support Head Teacher during whole group lessons.
Assist Head Teacher with evaluation of students as well as writing reports for bi-annual report cards.
Understanding students' social and emotional needs and how those needs impact learning.
Participate in regular Team Meetings, Staff meetings, and weekly meetings with the Education Head.
Collaborate with education and clinical staff to support children’s learning, growth and well-being.




$43,000.00 - $50,000.00 per year

Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Health savings account
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
Retirement plan
Vision insurance



Candidate Requirements

  • Must be a certified teacher with experience in Special Education.
  • Strong communication skills – ability to work collaboratively with clinical and professional staff.
  • All faculty members must be fully vaccinated as defined by NYS and NYC DOH.


Contact Information:

Resumes should be sent to Alyson Rumley or Jessica Chambers, Co-Education Heads, at