Assistant Teacher – McLean, VA

Assistant Teacher – McLean, VA

Job Overview

Job Title: Assistant Teacher
School: Ambleside School McLean
Hours: Full-Time
School Year: 2022 – 2023
Grade Level: N/A
Subjects: N/A

School Details

School Name: Ambleside School McLean
Address: 8980 Brook Road McLean, VA 22201
Contact Phone: 703-430-4034
Contact Email:


Ambleside School, a Christ-centered, Charlotte Mason school in McLean, VA is seeking an Assistant Teacher.


An Ambleside Assistant Teacher is first and foremost a lover of Jesus Christ, children and knowledge. Within this relational context, the Assistant Teacher maintains a positive (high-joy), inspirational, and peacefully authoritative atmosphere in and out of the classroom. Every day the Assistant Teacher helps the teacher instruct, expect, uphold, shepherd and specifically train students in “the habits of the good life” (students’ ways of relating to work and persons). The Assistant Teacher assists the Teacher in offering highly skilled instruction in both inspirational and disciplinary subjects, using the Ambleside “method of a lesson.” In addition, the Assistant Teacher assists the Teacher in bringing up students individually or in small groups, preparing materials for the classroom, training students in habits of learning, and capturing observations for the Teacher’s reflection. In a broad sense, the Assistant Teacher represents the school in and out of the classroom and acts on behalf of the school by professionally and warmly interacting with all students, parents, teachers, staff and visitors. The Assistant Teacher reports to the Teacher and/or other designated senior-level leadership staff.


Requirements: Bachelor’s degree, Introductory knowledge of Charlotte Mason’s educational philosophy from the following essays: “Three Instruments of Education” and “Children as ‘Persons,’” Strong interpersonal, time management and organizational skills. Applicant should be in agreement with the School’s Statement of Faith.

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