Employment

St. Thomas Episcopal Parish Church and School has more than 100 employees. We are proud to offer an exceptional benefits package including health, vision, life and disability insurance, a retirement plan, tuition remission, and professional development.  

Employment Opportunities

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  • COVID Coordinator

    St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School is seeking an COVID Coordinator who will help manage the day to day oversight of COVID-19 related data. 
     
    GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
    With support from school nurse and medical consultant, the coordinator will perform these tasks:
    • Manage the day to day oversight of COVID-19-related data including:
    • At-home screening and temperature taking
    •  Communication with families regarding Covid-related concerns based on the data
    • Follow up with families on quarantine process and return-to-school guidelines
    • On-campus adherence to best practices and protocol
    • Coordination and communication with Florida Department of Health, CDC, school-designated medical consultant, school nurse, administration, and school families and staff on all Covid-related issues
    • Ensure a strong communication protocol and training for all constituencies
    •  Education of staff and families on school protocol
     
    JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
    Prior nursing experience 
     
    REQUIREMENTS:
    • Knowledge of and commitment to the mission of St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School 
    • Medical background
    •  Ability to facilitate communication and coordination
    • Ability to ensure that group actions move forward
    • Previous experience responding to emergency or outbreaks, or collaborative responses
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, online, with quality and quick    responsiveness 
    • Quality writing experience with guidelines, reports, and technical communications
    • Technical experience in global health and/or outbreak emergencies highly desired
    • Excellent speaking and communication skills
    Hours:
    • Monday-Friday 7:45am - 12:45pm (On-campus)
    • Additional 15 hours approximately after school, including evenings and weekends.  As needed.
  • Team Coordinator/Educational Facilitator for Student Support and Learning

    St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School is seeking a Team Coordinator/Educational Facilitator for Student Support and Learning with a minimum of 5 - 10 years’ experience and must have experience leading a team of Educational Facilitators.   This position will assist classroom teachers and instructional facilitators with enrichment and remedial programming to meet the individual needs of the student. 

    GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Identify and facilitate students in need of extra academic support, enrichment, or challenge
    • Support the strategic plan envisioned by the school with respect to pedagogy and curriculum
    • Promote the development of social and emotional learning competencies of students through the Responsive Classroom Methodology
    • Under the direction of Head of the Upper and Lower Elementary Division and in conjunction with the School Counselor, review student support forms to determine appropriate action
    • Teach small group and/or one-on one lessons in targeted areas to the Tier 3 group 
    • Facilitate the grouping of students in need of extra academic support, enrichment, or challenge
    • Conduct classroom observations in classrooms and make recommendations for individual students
    • In conjunction with the Curriculum Lead, review previous and current standardized testing of all St Thomas students
    • Meet regularly with teachers to address student needs and differentiation strategies 
    • Conference with parents as needed and directed
    • Develop community outreach opportunities/contacts
    • Oversee, execute, and update student records, as well as indicate and communicate appropriate accommodations to faculty and administration
    • Supervise after school academic/homework support program for students
    The above describes the general nature and level of work. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required as they are ever changing in a dynamic work environment. 

    DEGREE
    • Masters in Early Childhood Education and/or Exceptional Education 
    • Florida teacher certification with appropriate ESE/Gifted Endorsements, required
  • Associate Teacher

    Associate Teacher
    St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School is searching for an Associate Teacher who will help create a class environment favorable to learning and personal growth. The Associate will work alongside the Lead Teacher to help deepen the students' understanding of the English language through reading, writing, speaking and listening. He/she will assist the Lead Teacher in incorporating core content areas of social studies, science, technology, and math into daily instruction. The Associate will help motivate students to develop positive attitudes towards learning and the knowledge needed to provide a strong academic foundation that will prepare them for success.

    Job Qualifications
    • Experience working with young children in a school setting
    • Work comfortably in small groups for language arts and math with all ranges of ability of students
    • Work 1:1 with students who need support or enrichment- the ability to run a group without step by step instructions
    • Excellent computer/technology skills
    • Excellent classroom management skills
    • Enjoys working with children, in small or large groups, as well with individual students
    • Excellent time management organizational skills and works effectively to complete tasks in a timely manner
    • A cheerful, friendly, and positive attitude
    • The ability to take control and make decisions that benefit the children
    • Confidential/ethical/and professional demeanor
    • Clerical: photocopying, checking papers, filing, laminating, daily folders
    • Respects confidentiality regarding student issues and parent/teacher relationships- refers parents back to lead teacher
    • Is comfortable in the “associate” role
    • Ability to be given “classroom duties” such as creating a bulletin board or teaching a lesson
    • Assists with escorting students to and from special area classrooms and with lunch and after-school duties
  • Elementary Grade School Teacher

    St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School is seeking an Elementary Grade School Teacher with a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience teaching elementary grades. The teacher will be responsible for creating a balanced instructional program and a class environment favorable to learning and personal growth. The teacher will work to deepen students' understanding of the English language through reading, writing, speaking and listening. He/she will incorporate core content areas of social studies, science, technology, and math into daily instruction and be responsible for establishing effective rapport with colleagues, students assigned to the classroom, and their families. The teacher will motivate students to develop positive attitudes towards learning and the knowledge needed to provide a strong academic foundation that will prepare them for success. Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education required, Master’s degree preferred, Florida teacher certification with appropriate endorsements, required.
  • After School Care

    (Monday – Friday from 1:00pm – 6:00pm)
    Ideal candidate must be mature, friendly, patient, enjoy working with young children. Candidate should be able to interact effectively with students, faculty and staff. Candidate will be responsible for the safety of the children and for taking the children to the appropriate enrichment programs. Must be a high school graduate.
  • Substitute Teachers

    Ideal candidate must be mature, friendly, patient, enjoy working with young children. Willing and able to take over a class as required. Must be organized, self-sufficient, and able to interact effectively with students, parents, faculty and staff, and team with lead teacher.

    Must possess professional classroom management skills, and have the ability to follow lesson plans and effectively and positively oversee and lead students in the classroom. Must have a Degree, certification a plus.

    Compensation:
    $130 daily, if less than a full day rate is prorated.
    Hours are 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., or otherwise indicated.

Please submit cover letter and resume to:

Cristina Gonzalez Thompson

Director of Human Resources
5692 N. Kendall Drive
Coral Gables, Florida 33156
E-Mail: cgthompson@stepsmia.org

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Cristina Gonzalez Thompson <br>Director of Human Resources
Cristina Gonzalez Thompson
Director of Human Resources

Cristina Gonzalez Thompson graduated from Florida International University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a minor in business. She has worked in start-up companies as well as large more established corporations over the last 15 years. As Human Resources Director for St. Thomas, she is responsible for hiring, benefits, and employee relations, as well as the day-to-day running of the department. Employment inquiries should be sent to:

Cristina Gonzalez Thompson
5692 North Kendall Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33156
Direct Dial: 786-268-3492