Careers

Interested in working with us? Check out the job postings below to see if you would be a solid member of our team.

Académie Lafayette is a French immersion K–8 school. Unless otherwise specified, it is required that subjects be taught in French at the native or near-native French level.

Académie Lafayette is an equal opportunity employer. The school does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, ethnicity, disability, sex orientation, or perceived sex orientation. All decisions with regard to employment shall be in compliance with applicable state and federal laws.

Académie Lafayette is seeking candidates for the following positions for the 2017–18 school year:

Professeur de Sciences (Collège)

L’Académie Lafayette – un établissement public à charte, d’immersion en langue française, recrute un professeur de sciences pour la rentrée scolaire 2017-2018. Le professeur devra enseigner les sciences au collège. Il devra activement participer à la vie de l’établissement (réunions, conseils, projets pédagogiques etc.) 

Lieu de travail: Kansas City, Missouri, USA

Qualifications:

  • Licence ou Maîtrise en sciences
  • Certificat d’aptitude au professorat de l’enseignement du second degré ou diplôme équivalent
  • Justifier d’une expérience d’au moins 3 années d’enseignement.

Rémunération mensuelle: salaire compétitif en fonction de l’ancienneté (en plus de la couverture médicale et de la cotisation retraite)

Type de contrat: Contrat local d’un an renouvelable

 

English Paraprofessional (Part-Time, approx. 21 hrs)

The Title I Paraprofessional will be highly capable in the instruction of 3rd grade English Communication Arts and possess exemplary record-keeping skills. He/she will provide Academic Support to eligible students, either in the classroom or in small groups under the supervision of the Title I Coordinator, maintaining accurate records to ensure compliance. He or she will work closely with content-area teachers to track and facilitate student progress. The Title I Paraprofessional must be sensitive and adapt instructional strategies to accommodate our students’ diverse backgrounds and learning capabilities.

Qualifications:

  • Either an associate degree, or two years equivalent study at an accredited college or university, or meet a rigorous standard of quality and have passed the State assessment for paraprofessionals,
  • Prefer prior experience in education (preferably working with high-need students),
  • Knowledge of and ability to assist in reading and writing in English.
  • Sensitivity to and awareness of cultural, economic, and cognitive differences.

 

Substitute Teachers

Substitute English

Substitute French

How to apply

Send CV/resume, cover letter, and three references to:
employment@academielafayette.org
or
Académie Lafayette
Attn: Employment
6903 Oak Street
Kansas City, MO 64113

 

Substitute Teachers
Send all materials and fill out an application form with reference to the position.