About UsEmployment Opportunities
Join our team today to provide gifted and talented students with the skills and knowledge necessary to become productive members of society and lifelong learners.
Grades: Pre-K – High School
Reports To: Principal and Assistant Principal
Length of Assignment: 6 – 10 months
Our goal at The Einstein Academy is to provide a safe, nurturing, and supportive environment where children can enjoy learning with other students as well as a variety of planned activities. As a member of our staff, one should be constantly aware of where and what each child is doing and help facilitate a positive environment.
The internship should provide you with opportunities to observe teaching techniques and methods of experienced teachers; practice and develop various teaching abilities and knowledge; and recognize competencies associated with effective teaching.
Under the guidance of cooperating elementary and high school teachers you should have the opportunity to grow as an individual and as a prospective teacher. It is important to remember that the internship is a part-time responsibility.
Duties of this internship include, but are not limited to:
- Support a teacher(s) in an assigned class utilizing course of study adopted by The Einstein Academy, and other appropriate learning activities.
- Provide individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of assigned student(s).
- Work with assigned students who need additional support on subjects such as Language Arts, Math, Science, History, and Social Studies.
- Work with assigned teacher on lesson plans and instructional materials.
- Work with assigned teacher to maintain standards of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom.
- Support a teacher in identifying student needs and help students support students who need help with social and learning problems.
- Currently enrolled at an accredited College or University
- Interested in a teaching certificate or Associate degree
- Early childhood, Social Science, Psychology students are welcome
Get in Touch
Location: 747 Davis Road, Elgin, IL 60123
Telephone: (847) 697 - 3836
School Hours: M-F: 8:00am - 2:30pm
Extended Care: M-F: 7:00am - 6:00pm