Employment at Trinity Lutheran School

 

Mission
Since 1954, Trinity Lutheran School has offered a high quality; Christ centered education for children and their families. Trinity’s passionate faculty and staff create a nurturing environment where students can challenge themselves and grow intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually. Trinity students establish a strong foundation based on academic achievement, personal responsibility, leadership through service, and moral behavior that propel them forward into success in high school, college, and beyond.

Trinity’s Mission Statement:

Where Christian values and academic excellence prepare children, motivated by their faith and love of Christ, to live productive lives in service to others.

Faculty
Trinity’s faculty is recruited nationally and internationally. They carry advanced degrees, with recognized success in education, and a commitment to being role models for young people. They are dedicated to life-long learning and continued professional growthThey use a broad repertoire of teaching techniques and technologies, enhancing students’ skills by integrating these approaches throughout the curriculum. At the same time, our faculty provides opportunities for our children to explore and take risks within a safe and supportive environment, bringing out the joy of learning in each child.

Current Openings

Early Childhood Director

Trinity Lutheran School seeks an Early Childhood Director to oversee the daily operations of Trinity’s Early Childhood Center (ECC) comprising toddler, three-year old, and pre-kindergarten classes. It is expected that the Early Childhood Director will be an integral member of the school’s administrative team and will actively seek to support and promote the mission and ministry of the school. Ultimately, it is expected that the Director will effectively guide and support the teachers of the ECC, as together they seek to educate and serve the children and families of Trinity’s Early Childhood Center. 

Required: 

  • BA in Education (MA Preferred)
  • Certification(Birth- 2nd Grade) and/or Experience in Early Childhood Education Experience which demonstrates skills in leadership, collaboration, and effective   communication.
  • A passion for the comprehensive development and well-being of young children.

Desired:     Knowledge of OCFS regulations regarding preschool and daycare programs.

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume to mleake@trinityli.org. Please indicate Early Childhood Director Position in the subject line of the email.  

Middle School English Language Arts Teacher

Trinity Lutheran School seeks a middle school English/Language Arts (ELA) teacher to create a classroom environment that helps students develop fundamental and comprehensive literacy skills and an appreciation of all genres of literature. Through teacher-created units of study, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students will be motivated to read for personal enjoyment as well as for assignments and to gain information. Additionally, students will develop their voices by writing for a variety of purposes and audiences. Ultimately, it is expected that the ELA teacher will work collaboratively with the middle school team, the entire school staff, and the administration to further the mission and ministry of Trinity within the school and in the wider community.

Required: 

  • BA in Education (MA Preferred)
  • Evidence of a passion for literature and the written word.
  • Experience which demonstrates skills in collaboration, effective communication, and excellence in writing.
  • A passion for the comprehensive development and well-being of middle school aged children.
  • Knowledge in differentiating instruction.

Desired:  

  • Certification in English Education
  • Knowledge of NYS Next Generation Standards

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume to mleake@trinityli.org Please indicate Middle School ELA Teaching Position in the subject line of the email. 

 

Substitute Teacher Opportunities

Trinity Lutheran School is looking for substitute teachers for all Early childhood -8th grade. Candidates should have a minimum of a BA degree and some previous experience working with children ages 3 through 14. Please submit your cover letter and resume to the Principal, Mrs. Mary-Elaine Leake at mleake@trinityli.org.

Day Care Assistant

Trinity Lutheran School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its employment policies, educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid programs, and other school administered programs.