hutchisonschool Hutchison School
Hutchison School, a PK2-12 school for girls, seeks a full-time Early Childhood assistant teacher for the 2022-2023 school year. Early Childhood assistant teachers are responsible for supporting core instruction of approximately 13 students per class. The candidate should have a passion for developing young learners through play and exploration, the ability to create a culturally responsive classroom environment and possess a deep understanding and love for children in this stage of development.
The ideal candidate will have experience working with children of a similar age and preferably in a classroom setting. Candidates must be comfortable teaching girls in a student-centered environment. Previous training in the Reggio Emilia method or play-based learning is preferred. Assistant Teachers must be 21 years of age and hold a Bachelor’s degree. Advanced degrees and early childhood education majors are preferred. Candidates must be passionate about the equitable development of young girls.
Founded in 1902, Hutchison is a vibrant leader in the Memphis community. While preserving time-honored traditions and respect for its founding on Judeo-Christian principles and values, Hutchison welcomes faculty and students of all faiths and teaches appreciation for the
differences among us. Within a structured and nurturing environment, Hutchison encourages each student to develop a lifelong joy of learning, to sharpen her intellectual curiosity, to cultivate artistic expression, and to strive for physical well-being. Students, administrators,
parents, and teachers—the entire community—work together to develop each girl’s self-reliance and her commitment to our core values: integrity, respect, responsibility, honor, and excellence.
In its hiring practice, Hutchison School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, gender, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, or disability.