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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.
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 lunch
  • Free street 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.

Employment Announcements

Faculty

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  • All School Arts & Design Coordinator

    Annie Wright is seeking an All School Arts & Design Coordinator, to begin August 19, 2019. This is a full time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The All School Arts & Design Coordinator:
    • provides leadership for arts and design programming and supports arts and design faculty throughout the school, including choral and instrumental music, the school’s private lessons program, studio art, and design;
    • coordinates and oversees the International Baccalaureate Design program and the school’s design resources and manages the new Idea Lab in the Upper School for Boys;
    • teaches a year-long, project-based Grade 9 Design Course in the Upper School for Boys which may build on the current course’s focus on architecture and design;
    • manages the development, production, and publication of the All School Yearbook;
    • fulfills other duties as assigned and reports to the Assistant Head for Academic Affairs.

    Qualifications
    The All School Arts & Design Coordinator
    • holds a BA in Design or a related field;
    • has at least 3 years experience as a teacher and is familiar with independent schools;
    • demonstrates familiarity with the International Baccalaureate and its programs and with trends in design and arts education;
    • demonstrates enthusiasm for collaboration with colleagues in various arts and design disciplines and excellent organizational and communication skills;
    • and is eligible to work in the United States.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remain 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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email: a cover letter, a resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications will be accepted until April 10, 2019.
  • Dorm Parent

    Annie Wright is seeking a Dorm Parent to begin on August 17, 2019. This is a full time, residential position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The team of 8 residential faculty supports a boarding population of about 120 students from across the United States and around the world. The first responsibility of the residential staff is to ensure the health and well-being of the boarding community, and the second responsibility is to teach character development through community membership. Being a residential faculty member is a shared, group endeavor that requires all residential staff and their family members to embrace the unique dorm lifestyle and to conduct themselves in accordance with the standards of the program. Dorm parents are on call, even when not officially on duty, and are expected to be active, visible, and participatory members of the dorm community. Dorm parents must first and foremost desire to be engaged and enthusiastic mentors, teachers and supervisors for a dorm full of teenagers from all over the world. The Dorm Parent:
    • consistently demonstrates good judgment, makes all decisions with student wellness as the first priority, and is a role model of appropriate behavior and community engagement at all times;
    • resides on campus in apartments provided by the school (apartment sizes vary and are assigned according to individuals’ roles and family needs);
    • works closely and cooperatively with residential faculty, students, and other school staff; attends all staff meetings and participates in all trainings and orientations for faculty and staff at the beginning and end of the academic year; and fulfills all administrative tasks and other duties as assigned;
    • is on duty for designated shifts, including: Monday-Friday from afternoon to late night, one full-weekend shift per month, and additional school events and dorm activities beyond the normal duty hours;
    • supports, attends, and provides supervision for dorm meetings, group and formal dinners, activities, and other special events designed for resident students;
    • and develops, sponsors, and leads programming in character education, community building, academics, leadership, and recreational and cultural activities.

    Qualifications
    The Dorm Parent:
    • must be at least 21 years old, have a valid Washington State driver’s license, pass school bus driver training (comprehensive driving abstracts will be obtained to determine if applicants are eligible to drive school vehicles), and hold current CPR/First Aid certification (training can be provided);
    • must pass the standard background checks required of all school employees and must sign and abide by the AWS Residential Occupancy contract (these apply to resident spouses as well);
    • holds a BA from an accredited college or similar advanced training in a relevant field;
    • has experience working with young people as a dorm parent, classroom teacher, camp counselor, youth group leader, or in a similar role;
    • demonstrates commitment to personal integrity, character development, and community membership as well as broad emotional intelligence and a deep reserve of patience;
    • has a track record of acting effectively and supervising students in a variety of potential emergency situations;  
    • demonstrates willingness to develop, sponsor, and lead programming in character education and community building, academics, leadership, and recreational and cultural activities;
    • and is eligible to work in the United States.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience. Residential staff also enjoy extensive additional benefits including a rent-free campus apartment with all utilities, board when school is in session, health insurance, internet access, personal computer, and use of school facilities. Dorm Parents may move into their residence as early as August 1, 2019.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until the position is filled.
  • Lower & Middle School Math Specialist

    Annie Wright is seeking a Lower & Middle School Math Specialist to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Lower & Middle School Math Specialist:
    • supports students, teachers, learning specialists, and administrators in the acquisition and development of Math skills for Lower and Middle School students in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • as a member of the Learning Support Team, provides support to students, including remediation and ongoing skills development for students with demonstrated need for support and enrichment for accelerated learners;
    • contributes to the development of Individualized Accommodation Plans and other strategies for growth and success;
    • collaborates with the All School Math Coordinator, administrators, and classroom teachers to ensure consistent implementation and instruction of the Math program;
    • implements Math assessments and works with classroom teachers to analyze data to track student and programmatic growth;
    • and fulfills other faculty duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    The Math Specialist
    • holds a BA in Math, Education, or a related field, and has 3 years experience teaching or as a math specialist with K-8 students;
    • demonstrates proficiency in implementing and interpreting student assessment data;
    • is eligible to work in the United States;
    • and demonstrates enthusiasm for working with Lower & Middle School students, familiarity with trends in Math learning and education, flexibility, and excellent organizational and communication skills.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until the position is filled.
  • Lower School Classroom Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking a Lower School Classroom Teacher to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full time faculty position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Lower School Teacher:
    • teaches Lower School (Kindergarten-Grade 5) in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP) framework;
    • designs and teaches PYP units and educational experiences in collaboration with other grade-level teachers, subject specialist teachers, the PYP coordinator, and learning specialists;
    • collaborates with other faculty, the Director of Lower School, specialists, and the Lower & Middle School Counselor to develop programming and monitor student progress;
    • builds and maintains a professional relationship with parents, providing them with feedback through weekly grade level blog posts, conferences, written Progress Reports and other correspondence as needed,   
    • participates in collaborative planning and faculty meetings and fulfills other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    The Lower School Teacher:
    • holds a BA in Education;
    • has a minimum of 3 years experience as a Lower School (Grades K-5) classroom teacher;
    • is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme;
    • demonstrates familiarity with best practices in learning, differentiation, and teaching; flexibility; proficiency in using technology as a learning support tool; an understanding of and enthusiasm to work with and care for Lower School students; and the desire to collaborate as part of a team.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remain 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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Middle School English Language & Literature Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking a Middle School English Language & Literature Teacher to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Middle School English Language & Literature Teacher:
    • teaches in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • designs and teaches Language & Literature and Individuals & Societies in Grade 8 with an emphasis on interdisciplinary learning; employs strategies to help students develop both their oral and written voices, and engages students in authentic, scholarly research;
    • collaborates with other faculty, including the Director of Middle School, student Advisors, the Lower & Middle School Counselor, and other colleagues to develop programming;
    • participates in collaborative planning and faculty meetings, serves as a Middle School Advisor, and fulfills other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    The Middle School English Language & Literature Teacher:
    • holds a BA in English, Education, or a related field;
    • demonstrates success as a teacher at the Middle School level, strengths as a teacher of writing and research, and an interest in interdisciplinary curriculum development;
    • is eligible to work in the United States;
    • and demonstrates enthusiasm for working with Middle School-aged students and for the subject, flexibility, and excellent communication and organizational skills.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until the position is filled. 
  • Middle School Music Teacher (part time)

    Annie Wright is seeking a Music Teacher to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a part time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Middle School Music Teacher:
    • teaches courses in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • designs and teaches Music courses in Grades 6, 7 & 8 and directs music ensembles;
    • participates in collaborative planning and faculty meetings, serves as a Middle School Advisor, and fulfills other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    The Music Teacher:
    • holds a BA in Music, Education, or a related field and has experience teaching at the K-8 level;
    • is eligible to work in the United States;
    • demonstrates enthusiasm for working with students and for the subjects, familiarity with trends in education and learning, flexibility, and a excellent communication and organizational skills.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes salary commensurate with experience. This is a .4 FTE position.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remain 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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until the position is filled.
  • Middle School Physical & Health Education

    Annie Wright is seeking a Middle School Physical & Health Education (PHE) Teacher, to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full time faculty position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The PHE Teacher:
    • teaches Physical & Health Education courses in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • designs and teaches PHE courses in Grades 6, 7 & 8 and collaborates with other faculty, including the Director of Middle School, student Advisors, the Lower & Middle School Counselor, the Director of Athletics, and other colleagues to develop programming;
    • participates in collaborative planning and faculty meetings, serves as a Middle School Advisor, and fulfills other duties as assigned;
    • coaches team sports throughout the year.

    Qualifications
    The PHE Teacher:
    • holds a BA in physical education, education, or a related field;
    • has experience teaching Middle School-aged students;
    • is eligible to work in the United States;
    • and demonstrates enthusiasm for working with Middle School-aged students and for the subject of physical and health education, familiarity with trends in physical and health education, flexibility, and excellent communication and organizational skills.

    Salary & benefits
    This is a full time position. Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remain 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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until the position is filled.
  • Middle School Science Teacher (long term substitute)

    Annie Wright is seeking a Long Term Substitute Middle School Science Teacher to begin on August 19, 2019 and conclude in November 2019. This is a full time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Long Term Substitute Middle School Science Teacher
    • teaches in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • works closely with the Director of Middle School and other faculty to teach Science courses in Grades 7 and 8 and to facilitate a smooth transition for students;
    • collaborates with other faculty, including the Director of Middle School, student Advisors, the Lower & Middle School Counselor, and other colleagues to develop programming;
    • participates in collaborative planning and faculty meetings, serves as a Middle School Advisor, and fulfills other duties as assigned.
    Qualifications
    The Long Term Substitute Middle School Science Teacher:
    • holds a BA in Science, Education, or a related field and experience as a teacher at the Middle School level;
    • is eligible to work in the United States;
    • and demonstrates enthusiasm for working with Middle School-aged students and for the subject, familiarity with trends in education, flexibility, and excellent communication and organizational skills.
    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until March 1, 2019.
     
  • Middle School Spanish Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking a Middle School Spanish Teacher to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Middle School Spanish Teacher :
    • teaches in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • works closely with the Director of Middle School and other faculty to develop the Language Acquisition program, and teaches Spanish in Grades 6, 7, and 8;
    • collaborates with other faculty, including the Director of Middle School, student Advisors, the Lower & Middle School Counselor, and other colleagues to develop programming;
    • participates in collaborative planning and faculty meetings, serves as a Middle School Advisor, and fulfills other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    The Middle School Spanish Teacher:
    • holds a BA in Spanish, Education, or a related field and experience as a teacher at the Middle School level;
    • is eligible to work in the United States;
    • and demonstrates enthusiasm for working with Middle School-aged students and for the subject, familiarity with trends in education, flexibility, and excellent communication and organizational skills.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until March 15, 2019.
  • Preschool Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking a Preschool Classroom Teacher to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full time faculty position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Preschool Teacher:
    • teaches Early Childhood in the Lower School (3-4 year old class or 4-5 year old class) in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP) framework;
    • designs and teaches PYP units and educational experiences in collaboration with other grade-level teachers, subject specialist teachers, the PYP coordinator, and learning specialists;
    • collaborates with other faculty, the Director of Lower School, specialists, and the Lower & Middle School Counselor to develop programming and monitor student progress;
    • builds and maintains a professional relationship with parents, providing them with feedback through weekly grade level blog posts, conferences, written Progress Reports and other correspondence as needed;   
    • participates in collaborative planning and faculty meetings, and fulfills other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    The Preschool Teacher:
    • holds a BA in Education or a related field;
    • has a minimum of 3 years of experience in early childhood education;
    • is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme;
    • demonstrates familiarity with best practices in learning, differentiation, and teaching; flexibility; an understanding of and enthusiasm to work with and care for Lower School students; and the desire to collaborate as part of a team.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remain 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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications will be accepted until April 10, 2019.
  • Spanish Teacher (part time)

    Annie Wright is seeking a Spanish Teacher to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a part time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Spanish Teacher:
    • teaches courses in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • designs and teaches Spanish courses for Preschool, Prekindergarten, Kindergarten, and for one section of Middle School;
    • participates in collaborative planning and faculty meetings, and fulfills other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    The Spanish Teacher:
    • holds a BA in Spanish, Education, or a related field and has experience teaching at the K-8 level;
    • is eligible to work in the United States;
    • demonstrates enthusiasm for working with students and for the subjects, familiarity with trends in education and learning, flexibility, and a excellent communication and organizational skills.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes salary commensurate with experience. This is a .6 FTE position.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remain 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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until the position is filled.
  • Substitute Teachers

    Annie Wright is seeking Substitute Teachers in the Lower School (Preschool-Grade 5) and Middle School (Grades 6-8).

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Substitute Teachers...
    • provide instruction and fulfill duties during the short-term absence of faculty; aid students in their daily tasks, help ensure their understanding of subject matter and use materials provided by absent teachers to attain lesson goals;
    • manage classroom behavior in a positive way and reach out to other faculty members for support as needed and manage classroom procedures, including taking attendance and maintaining orderly classrooms and student work, in compliance with the school’s procedures, guidelines, and policies;
    • and maintain a professional attitude in all manner of conduct with students, faculty, and parents, including a commitment to confidentiality.
    Qualifications
    Substitute teachers…
    • hold a BA in education or a related field (teaching certification is a plus);
    • are detail-oriented and demonstrate the ability to follow written and oral instructions;
    • demonstrate effective and appropriate communication with students, faculty, and staff, and parents;
    • demonstrate the ability to cultivate relationships with students in a short period of time;
    • exhibit confidence and capability in providing instruction;
    • are willing and able to work while standing for most of the day, with few breaks to sit (especially for Lower School Substitute Teachers);
    • are available on short notice and on a regular basis, and respond promptly to requests for substituting;
    • and are available from 7:30 am-3:30 pm.
    Salary & benefits
    Compensation is:
    • Lead Teacher $150 per full day
    • Lead Teacher $80 per half day
    • Lead Teacher $20 per hour (less than half day)
    • Early Childhood Assistant Teacher $15.60 per hour

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email, and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Upper School for Boys English Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking an English Teacher in the Upper School for Boys to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full-time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Annie Wright opened the Upper School for Boys in Fall 2017, and for the 2019-2020 academic year, we will open our third class of USB students and anticipate the completion of a new academic building for the division. As the school grows, the team of faculty, administrators, and students are working closely to develop a rigorous program, a caring environment, implementation of best practices for boys’ learning. The Upper School for Boys English Teacher: 

    • Teaches English courses in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework, including two sections of Grade 9 English, two sections of Grade 11 IB DP Language & Literature, and either an IB sixth/elective or moderate an after school (s)Elective based on the teacher’s expertise and student interest;
    • Works closely with colleagues to develop the English program for the Upper School for Boys and to align it with other divisions, as well as to implement the curriculum using best practices in teaching, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies;
    • And fulfills all faculty duties, especially good communication with families about student progress.
    • The USB English Teacher may also elect to apply for an additional position as a dorm parent, which includes night and evening responsibilities with full room and board.

    Qualifications
    The USB English Teacher:

    • Holds a BA in English, Education, or a related field;
    • Has experience teaching high school English and demonstrates ability to teach multiple courses;
    • Is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme;
    • Demonstrates enthusiasm for working with high school boys and for the subject, and familiarity with trends in science education;
    • And is eligible to work in the United States.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Upper School for Boys Math Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking a Math Teacher in the Upper School for Boys to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full-time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 but coordinate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Annie Wright opened the Upper School for Boys in Fall 2017, and for the 2019-2020 academic year, we will open our third class of USB students and anticipate the completion of a new academic building for the division. As the school grows, the team of faculty, administrators, and students are working closely to develop a rigorous program, a caring environment, and implementation of best practices for boys’ learning. The Upper School for Boys Math Teacher:

    • Is able to teach Math at all levels, from Algebra through advanced Calculus, in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • Works closely with colleagues to develop the Math program for the Upper School for Boys and to implement the curriculum and the co-curriculum, using best practices in teaching, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies;
    • And fulfills all faculty duties and maintains good communication with families about student progress.
    • The USB Math Teacher may also elect to apply for an additional position as a dorm parent, which includes night and evening responsibilities with full room and board.

    Qualifications
    The USB Math Teacher:

    • Holds a BA in Math, Education, or a related field;
    • Has experience teaching high school Math at multiple levels and demonstrates ability to teach multiple courses, including advanced calculus;
    • Is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme;
    • Demonstrates enthusiasm for working with high school boys in and out of the classroom and for the subject, and familiarity with trends in math education.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Upper School for Girls Humanities Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking a Humanities Teacher in the Upper School for Girls to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Upper School for Girls Humanities Teacher:
    • teaches Humanities courses in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework, including Grade 11 English Literature, Grade 9 World History, and ESL;
    • works closely with colleagues to develop the Humanities program in the Upper School for Girls and to align it with other divisions, as well as to implement the curriculum with best practices in teaching, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies;
    • and fulfills all faculty duties, including serving as a Core Coach (advisor), IB Extended Essay Advisor, or IB CAS Coach, and maintaining good communication with families about student progress.

    Qualifications
    The Upper School for Girls Humanities Teacher:
    • holds a BA in a relevant field;
    • has experience teaching high school Humanities at multiple levels and is familiar with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • demonstrates an ability to form authentic relationships with high school students, excellent communication and organizational skills, reliability, and proficiency in educational technologies;
    • and is eligible to work in the United States.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until February 22, 2019.
  • Upper School for Girls Physics Teacher & Dorm Parent

    Annie Wright is seeking a Physics Teacher & Dorm Parent in the Upper School for Girls to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Upper School for Girls Physics Teacher and Dorm Parent:
    • teaches Science courses in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework, including IB Physics, Grade 9 Physics, and a science elective based on the teacher’s expertise and programmatic needs;
    • works closely with colleagues to develop the Science program in the Upper School for Girls and to align it with other divisions, as well as to implement the curriculum with best practices in teaching, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies;
    • and fulfills all faculty duties, especially good communication with families about student progress.
    As a Dorm Parent, s/he:
    • resides on campus in apartments provided by the school (apartment sizes vary and are assigned according to individuals’ roles and family needs) and works closely and cooperatively with residential faculty, students, and other school staff; attends all staff meetings and participates in all trainings and orientations for faculty and staff at the beginning and end of the academic year; and fulfills all administrative tasks and other duties as assigned;
    • and is on duty for designated shifts and additional school events and dorm activities beyond the normal duty hours.

    Qualifications
    The Upper School Physics Teacher and Dorm Parent:
    • holds a BA in Physics, science education, or a related field;
    • has experience teaching high school Physics at multiple levels and is familiar with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • demonstrates an ability to form authentic relationships with high school students, excellent communication and organizational skills, reliability, and proficiency in educational technologies;
    • and is eligible to work in the United States.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until February 22, 2019.
  • Upper School | Baishan Teachers

    The Annie Wright Upper School | Baishan program is seeking teachers in Qingdao, China, to begin August 2019. These are full time positions.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Annie Wright Schools, based in Tacoma, Washington, has partnered with Baishan Education, based in Qingdao, China, to offer an Upper School program (Grades 9-12) to Chinese students who wish to pursue a university education in an English speaking country. For the 2019-2020 school year, the Annie Wright Upper School | Baishan program will begin with Grades 9 and 10 and add a level each year thereafter. The program will offer the IB Diploma Programme in Grades 11 and 12. For more information about Annie Wright Upper School | Baishan, visit our website.

    For the 2019-2020 school year, Annie Wright Upper School | Baishan is seeking to fill the following faculty positions to teach at multiple levels:

    • Math & Science Teacher
    • English Teacher
    • Humanities Teacher
    • Art & Graphic Design Teacher: The Art & Graphic Design teacher will teach multiple levels and subjects and must be able to offer a wide variety of academic courses courses and activities.

    Annie Wright Upper School | Baishan teachers will:
    • teach four sections in alignment with the mission of Annie Wright Schools and the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • provide supervision at recess, lunch, for other activities;
    • and fulfill other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    Annie Wright Upper School | Baishan teachers:
    • hold a BA or its equivalent from an accredited college of university and teaching certification in their subjects;
    • demonstrate fluency and the ability to teach in English;
    • demonstrate familiarity with the International Baccalaureate programs, readiness and desire to teach IB Diploma courses (appropriate professional development for teaching IB courses will be provided), and enthusiasm for teaching students who are non-native English speakers;
    • have a record of outstanding teaching and demonstrate flexibility;

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remain 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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, CV, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Robert Hinman, Director of Annie Wright Upper School | Baishan, at robert_hinman@aw.org. Applications for these positions will be accepted until April 15, 2019.

Staff

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  • Bus Driver

    Annie Wright is seeking a substitute Bus Driver to be available immediately. This is a part-time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Substitute Bus Driver must be available to drive our regular morning and afternoon routes as well as frequent assignments for transporting athletics teams.

    Qualifications
    The Substitute Bus Driver must have:
    • A valid Washington State driver’s license, including CDL with passenger endorsements;
    • An acceptable driving record;
    • And a current Medical Examiner’s Certificate.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes an hourly wage.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Extended Day Staff

    Annie Wright is seeking Staff for the Extended Day program.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Extended Day at Annie Wright offers programming for students in Preschool through Grade 8 before and after the regular school day and during school vacations. Extended Day includes a variety of opportunities for students in a safe and nurturing environment. On school days, Extended Day runs from 2:45-6:00 pm, and on non-school days including school breaks and summer, Extended Day runs from 7:00 am-6:00 pm. Extended Day Staff responsibilities include:
    • supervising students, tracking students’ attendance, and providing support to ED leadership and Annie Wright faculty;
    • organizing and leading activities for students, including arts & crafts and games;
    • and supporting for Extended Day leadership and other Faculty and fulfill other duties as assigned, such as supervising a study hall.

    Qualifications
    Extended Day Staff:
    • have experience working with and managing groups of students;
    • demonstrate strong communication skills, a positive attitude, flexibility, and the ability to work independently;
    • are consistently available during ED times, listed above (limited hours are available);
    • are eligible to work in the United States.

    Compensation
    Compensation includes an hourly wage of $12.35/hour.

    Application Process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.



  • Housekeeping Staff

    Annie Wright is seeking Housekeepers to begin immediately. Full time, part time, and substitute positions are available.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Housekeeper:
    • Keeps their assigned area of the school clean and maintained in an orderly condition;
    • Hands her/himself and the School’s property and equipment in a professional manner;
    • And is able to accommodate fluctuating shifts to fulfill the needs of Annie Wright Schools, as determined by the supervisor.

    Qualifications
    The Housekeeper:
    • Holds a high school diploma or GED;
    • Has successful experience in janitorial or housekeeping positions;
    • Is able to read and understand SDS and directions regarding the use of products used by the School;
    • Demonstrates the ability to work with minimal supervision and direction in accomplishing goals and tasks.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes an hourly wage. Full time employees are eligible for competitive benefits; part time and substitute positions are not eligible for benefits.

    Application process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Summer Camp Staff

    Annie Wright is seeking Staff for Summer@Annie Wright, beginning on June 17, 2019 and ending on August 9, 2019.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded 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 boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Summer@Annie Wright offers an inquiry based adventure. We aim to balance fun with learning so that campers can spend their summer exploring, making new friends, and gaining new skills. Summer@Annie Wright includes a variety of week-long camp experiences, including STEM, Robotics, Creative and Performing Arts, Sports, and more! Summer@Annie Wright staff roles include:

    Specialty Camp Instructors:
    • Role: Speciality Camp Instructors design and lead week-long experiences for campers.
    • Responsibilities: Specialty Camp Instructors are responsible for all aspects of their Specialty Camps, including planning curriculum, purchasing supplies, monitoring campers throughout the week, and supervising Junior Camp Counselors who may assist in the camp experience. Specialty Camps run daily either: 9:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00-4:00 pm, or 9:00 am-4:00 pm.
    • Qualifications: Speciality Camp Instructors demonstrate expertise in the area of their speciality camp; have experience working with and managing groups of students; demonstrate strong communication and organizational skills, a positive attitude, flexibility, the ability to work independently; and are eligible to work in the United States.
    • Compensation: Specialty Camp Instructors receive 50% of enrollment fees for the specialty camp.
    Camp Counselors:
    • Role: Camp Counselors provide support and supervision for campers and lead a variety of activities.
    • Responsibilities: Camp Counselors supervise campers on the playground and in other settings, track campers’ attendance, provide support to camp leadership and Specialty Camp Instructors, and lead activities such as arts & crafts or games. Camp Counselors work between 7:00am-6:00pm, and Counselors are expected to commit to a minimum of 3 hours per day.
    • Qualifications: Camp Counselors must be 18 years old and demonstrate a positive attitude, flexibility, the ability to work independently, and eligibility to work in the United States.
    • Compensation: Compensation includes an hourly wage commensurate with experience.
    Junior Camp Counselors:
    • Role: Junior Camp Counselors assist Camp Counselors, Specialty Camp Instructors, and camp leadership in the support and supervision of campers.
    • Responsibilities: Junior Camp Counselors assist in supervising campers on the playground and in other settings, providing support to camp leadership and Specialty Camp Instructors, and leading activities such as arts & crafts or games. Junior Camp Counselors work between 7:00 am-6:00 pm, and Junior Camp Counselors are expected to commit to a minimum of 3 hours per day.
    • Qualifications: Junior Camp Counselors must be 16 years old and and demonstrate a positive attitude, flexibility, the ability to work independently, and eligibility to work in the United States.
    • Compensation: Compensation includes an hourly wage of $12.35/hour.

    Application Process
    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. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, complete this brief form. The deadline for applications is June 7, 2019.

Contact

Annie Wright Schools
Main Campus:
827 North Tacoma Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98403
253.272.2216

Downtown Campus:
936 Broadway
Tacoma, WA 98402
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.