Overbrook School is a Catholic, coeducational school for grades prekindergarten through eight where children grow and learn through prayer, study, community, and service. This dynamic tradition of learning melds the time-honored with the innovative, shaping children's minds and hearts through a faith-based program of academic rigor and wonder that emphasizes the pursuit of wisdom as a shared journey of discovery.
 
We are accepting applications for the 2021-2022 academic year. If you are interested in joining our outstanding faculty, please send a cover letter, resume and application form to osprincipal@overbrook.edu for one of the following open positions:

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  • Admissions and Events Assistant

    PT/ FT:    Full Time (12 month)
     
    Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree in communications and marketing, public relations or related field with experience preferred. Strong collaborative and communication skills are essential. Organizational, photography, and events planning, executing and marketing skills are required.
     
    Responsibilities and requirements:  The Admissions and Events Assistant assists the Director of Enrollment in all admissions, recruiting and retention needs. This position works in collaboration with the Advancement and Enrollment team to further the mission of the school especially through initiatives for enrollment and retention. Desire and ability to understand and communicate the Dominican Difference as expressed at Overbrook School on the Dominican Campus is essential. 
  • Director of Communications and Marketing

    PT/ FT:    Full Time (12 month)
     
    Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, public relations or related field with at least three years of experience preferred. Excellent writing skills are essential. Strong interpersonal and collaborative skills with initiative and internal motivation are required. Experience with branding, media, website design, social media techniques, digital and print materials, video and editing, and bulk e-mail programs is preferred.
     
    Responsibilities and requirements:  The communications-marketing specialist manages marketing and communications initiatives to promote Overbrook School, helps recruit students and informs prospective and current families and donors. The position is responsible for developing, implementing, and managing an integrated communications and marketing plan that supports the work of all areas of school life, particularly admissions and advancement. Collaborative skills are essential to create and execute with Advancement and Enrollment team a communications and marketing plan of the highest quality that reflects the Catholic, Dominican mission of Overbrook School. Desire and ability to understand and market the Dominican Difference as expressed at Overbrook School on the Dominican Campus. 
  • Director of ExtendedCARE and After School Programs

    PT/ FT:    Full Time (10 month)
     
    Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree with experience working with children in an elementary education setting, with supervisory classroom experience preferred. Administration and communication skills are required. Organizational, program planning, and implementation skills are required.
     
    Responsibilities and requirements: The Overbrook Director of ExtendedCARE and After School Programs oversees the day to day operations of the onsite after school programming for aftercare, clubs, music lessons, and non-athletic activities throughout the school year.  
  • Elementary Teacher

    PT/ FT:  Full Time
     
    Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree with certification/licensure in elementary education, master’s degree preferred, three years of teaching experience preferred. Highly effective written, oral and interpersonal skills to communicate with a varied audience in a collaborative spirit are essential. Ability to blend traditional methodologies with creative and inquiry based approaches to integrated teaching and learning experiences including STEM initiatives is required. Attention to and ability to nurture children spiritually, emotionally, and academically according to the mission of the school.
     
    Responsibilities: The primary responsibility of this teaching position is educating students at the elementary level in all subject areas with attentiveness to forming the whole child in keeping with their dignity as a child of God. The elementary teacher fosters increased student independence, organization, and study skills as well as presenting the core academic curriculum.
  • First Grade Teacher

    PT/ FT:  Full Time
     
    Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in elementary education, master’s degree preferred, three years of teaching experience preferred.
     
    Responsibilities:  The primary responsibility of this teaching position is educating students at the first-grade level in all subject areas with a special emphasis on the acquisition of reading and math skills. As first grade is a foundational year, the classroom teacher will work with all students on reading skills and strategies, developing key mathematical concepts and developing skills that prepare them for second and third grade. Classroom teachers are also responsible for teaching religion, grammar and phonics, handwriting, science and social studies.
  • Kindergarten Aide

    PT/ FT:  Part Time
     
    Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in elementary education is preferred. Experience working in early childhood classrooms is preferred.
     
    Responsibilities: The primary responsibility of this position is assisting the lead teacher in educating students at the kindergarten level in all subject areas with a special emphasis on the acquisition of basic reading and math skills. Experience with Montessori methods is preferred.
  • Latin Teacher

    PT/ FT:    Part Time
     
    Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree in liberal arts or pedagogy with an emphasis on classical languages (Master’s degree preferred), three years of teaching experience teaching Latin. Highly effective interpersonal skills to communicate with a varied audience in a collaborative spirit are essential. Ability to teach both ecclesiastical and classical Latin is required. Attention to and ability to educate children spiritually, emotionally, and academically according to the mission of the school.
     
    Responsibilities:  The primary responsibility of this teaching position is teaching Latin to 3rd – 8th grade students providing a foundation in the Latin language for junior high students in preparation for taking high school foreign language classes. Ecclesial and classical Latin pronunciation as well as an understanding of the historical use of ecclesiastical Latin with its religious and cultural significance in the Catholic Faith. Candidates must possess the desire to transmit a knowledge and love of the language.
  • Preschool Aide

    PT/ FT:  Full Time
     
    Qualifications: Montessori training and experience is preferred or a degree in early childhood education is preferred. Ability to work cooperatively with the lead teacher in educating the children. Attention to and ability to nurture children spiritually, emotionally, and academically according to the mission of the school.
     
    Responsibilities: The primary responsibility of this position is assisting the lead teacher in educating students at the preschool level in all subject areas using a Montessori based curriculum. Experience with Montessori philosophy and methods is preferred.
  • ExtendedCARE Workers

    Overbrook School is seeking applicants to work part-time in its ExtendedCARE program from 2:20-6 p.m. when school is in session. Applicants should enjoy working with school-age children, must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma. Some responsibilities include playground supervision, assisting students with homework, arts and crafts activities, and monitoring of computer usage. Contact Keelan Ready at 615-292-5134, ext. 3673 or readyk@overbrook.edu


 
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