Employment

Working at Annie Wright
Our talented and committed group of faculty and staff is at the heart of Annie Wright's strong community. Employees can expect a warm and collegial atmosphere, where children, ages 3-18, are at the center of all we do. A supportive administration, beautiful setting, excellent resources and a spirit of fun make Annie Wright a wonderful place to work.

Current Employment Announcements

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  • Bus Driver

    We are seeking candidates for a non-benefited, substitute school bus driver.  The driver will be used as a substitute for our regular routes, as well as frequent assignments for driving athletic teams. Must have a valid Washington state driver's license including CDL with passenger endorsements, acceptable driving record, and current Medical Examiner's Certificate. Email resume to judy_skipper@aw.org.
  • Part time Math Teacher

    Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys, starting in Fall 2017, and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12. Annie Wright is proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School.
     
     
    Annie Wright is seeking a Part-time Math Teacher, beginning August 22, 2017.
     
    The Part-time Math Teacher is responsible for teaching three sections of math in the Middle School (Grades 6-8) in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools, works collaboratively with other Math Teachers, maintains good communication families concerning the progress of the students, and fulfills other faculty duties as assigned. A full time position including other responsibilities may be possible.
     
    The ideal candidate holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Education, or a related field; has experience teaching Mathematics at the Middle School level; is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme; and demonstrates familiarity with trends in Math education, enthusiasm for the subject of Mathematics, an understanding of and care for students, and flexibility.
     
    Interested candidates should send a resume, a list of 3-5 references, and a cover letter addressed to Ms. Judy Skipper, Director of Human Resources, all in .PDF format, to judy_skipper@aw.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For more information about Annie Wright, visit www.aw.org.
     
  • Physical & Health Education Teacher-Part time

    Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys, starting in Fall 2017, and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12. Annie Wright is proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School. 
     
     
    Annie Wright Lower and Middle divisions seek a part-time health and physical education teacher for grades 3 - 8.  Start date for the 2017-18 academic year will be Tuesday, August 22.  Applicants should forward electronic resume and cover letter to Judy Skipper, Human Resources, at Annie Wright Schools, judy_skipper@aw.org.  It is possible that this position could be full time if combined with the part-time swim instructor position.
     
  • Swim Instructor-Part time

    Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys, starting in Fall 2017, and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12. Annie Wright is proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School.
     
    Annie Wright is seeking a Part-time Swim Instructor, beginning August 28, 2017.
     
    The Part-time Swim Instructor is responsible for teaching swim classes from the Preschool ages through 5th grade in order to help students become proficient at basic swim safety skills and basic swim mechanics. The instructor will work collaboratively with other Lower School teachers as well as the PE department members. A full time position including other responsibilities may be possible in the future.
     
    The ideal candidate has had previous experience teaching swim lessons to ages ranging from 3 to 10.
     
    Interested candidates should send a resume, a list of 3-5 references, and a cover letter addressed to Ms. Judy Skipper, Director of Human Resources, all in .PDF format, to judy_skipper@aw.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For more information about Annie Wright, visit www.aw.org.
Available Benefits:
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 403 (b) retirement plan
  • Flexible spending account
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition remission
  • Free parking

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  • Disability and Accommodation

    To the extent required by law, the Schools will make reasonable accommodations if you have a disability that affects your ability to perform the essential functions of your job. Although all employees must be able to properly perform their essential job duties, the Schools may be able to adjust work schedules, transfer you to a vacant position for which you are qualified, or make other modifications or accommodations to permit you to perform the essential functions of your job and to continue working.

    If you have a disability that affects your ability to work and believe that you may need an accommodation, you are strongly encouraged to discuss your circumstances with your supervisor. Your supervisor will treat such information as confidential, except to the extent that other employees need to know to evaluate your request for an accommodation or to accommodate your disability.
  • Equal Employment Opportunity

    The Board of Trustees of Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law.
For more information, please contact Judy Skipper, Human Resources and Payroll Manager, at 253.284.8621.

Contact

Annie Wright Schools
827 North Tacoma Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98403
253.272.2216

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Founded in Tacoma, Washington, in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for girls and boys offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12. Annie Wright is proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School.