Physical Education Assistant Teacher

Posted 4 years ago


Physical Education Assistant Teacher

Latin School of Chicago is seeking candidates for the Assistant Physical Education Teacher position for grades JK-4 beginning in late August. The Latin School Assistant Teacher program goals are to provide the assistant teacher with an authentic teaching and learning experience under the supervision of a lead teacher. Candidates should be interested in pursuing a career in a physical education, fitness, or health related educational setting. A bachelor’s degree in physical education is required. The role of the assistant teacher can vary depending on the needs of the physical education program and the experience of the assistant teacher. The role of the assistant teacher as a support to the physical education lead teachers and the students include (but are not limited to):

  • Planning units and lessons
  • Preparing materials

  • Researching best practices

  • Organizing student work

  • Assessing and evaluating student work

  • Assisting with technology and updating the physical education website

  • Implementing an evolving curriculum in physical fitness, movement, and health

  • Organize and maintain inventory of equipment

The starting salary for this full-time position is $20,000, but additional stipends are possible for other work within the school. A stipend for graduate work is included in the benefits package. Contracts for assistant teachers are distributed on a yearly basis but may be renewed up to three years total in this position.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to the attention of the Lower School Director online at No email or telephone inquiries. Latin School embraces diversity of people, cultures, and ideas and is an equal opportunity employer.


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Latin School of Chicago

59 W. North Boulevard , Chicago, IL 60610

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Latin School of Chicago

59 W. North Boulevard , Chicago, IL 60610