We inspire students to be: Independent in Thought • Confident in Expression •
Compassionate in Spirit • Collaborative in Action • Honorable in Deed
Germantown Academy is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school located on a beautiful 126-acre campus in the Fort Washington suburbs near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The school serves more than 1,200 students in grades PK-12. Founded in 1759, GA is America’s oldest non-sectarian day school with rich traditions and a strong commitment to ongoing innovation of curricular and pedagogical practices.
Germantown Academy is committed to the work of equity and inclusion and believes that equal opportunity in all aspects of employment supports the mission of the school and the successful attainment of our strategic objectives. Candidates must exhibit an appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and a respect for a diverse academic environment, inclusive of students, faculty, and staff of varying social economic, cultural, ideological and ethnic backgrounds.
The Lower School SPARK after school program is in need of a staff for the 2023-24 school year. This position will have shifts to work 2:30-5:30pm, Monday through Friday. Additional hours may be available on full-day and extended-day SPARK days. Employee can work 2, 3, or 5 days a week. Flexible schedule.
Reporting to the Director of SPARK, the After School Program Assistant will be responsible for a grade-level age group during SPARK as well as assist the Director with attendance, overall student well-being, and dismissal procedures. In the Director’s absence, the Assistant may be asked to run the daily program and be the point of contact for staff and parents.