Royal Palm Academy is a joyful, vibrant, independent and family-oriented Catholic PK-8 school located in beautiful Naples, Florida. We are seeking a full-time teacher assistant who will serve in a general support capacity and as an assistant registrar for attendance, calendar, and other student information system functions.
COMPENSATION: This position is permanent, full-time, hourly, with a hiring range of $18-$20 per hour, depending on qualifications and experience. This position will qualify for our generous employer provided benefits.
- Passionate about working in a Catholic elementary school.
- Must display an enthusiastic support of our school mission: "Royal Palm Academy partners with families to provide an education of rich academics with Catholic formation. We teach the mind, educate the heart, and form the character of tomorrow's leaders."
- Must have a high degree of comfort with computer systems, and be able to quickly learn our student information system.
- Must provide excellent and cheerful customer service for our teachers, staff, and parents.
ESSENTIAL SKILLS, DUTIES, AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
-Know, teach, and act consistently in accordance with the mission, philosophy, objectives, policies, and procedures of Royal Palm Academy.
-Reliable, flexible, organized, hard-working, patient, excellent communication skills, and outstanding with children.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:
-Previous experience in a Catholic PK-8 school setting is a plus but not a hiring pre-requisite.
PHYSICAL AND OTHER DEMANDS INCLUDE:
- Ability to perform repetitive physical tasks such as computer keyboarding, writing, and reading.
- This position is required to closely monitor students in a variety of locations, inside and outside, including athletic fields and areas with noise and activity.
- Required to maintain composure and to communicate appropriately in words and actions with students, parents, and fellow teachers.
To apply, please submit a Cover Letter and Resume/CV as two electronic documents in Adobe PDF format to Michael Bussman, Head of School.
ABOUT ROYAL PALM ACADEMY
Royal Palm Academy is an independent, Catholic, pre-kindergarten to eighth grade school in Naples, Florida. Our mission is to partner with families to provide an education of rich academics with Catholic formation. Royal Palm Academy teaches the mind, educates the heart, and forms the character of tomorrow's leaders. This mission is pursued through the development of the whole person, integral formation, which encompasses the commitment to teach, to educate, and to form our students.