Teaching Fellow for Kindergarten Classroom

Neighborhood House is interviewing now for a Kindergarten classroom Teaching Fellow for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Job Description:

Teaching Fellows provide an added layer of support to students by working with, and under the direction of, classroom teachers. Teaching Fellow positions are geared towards individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in teaching, have a college degree, and have experience working with children from an urban population.   Fellows are hired for one-year terms, though a fellow may work for two academic years if an appropriate position is available.  However, the Teaching Fellow position is not intended to be a position for one person beyond two years.

Teaching Fellows are an integral component in ensuring the success of our mission:

The Neighborhood House Charter School combines rigorous and engaging academics with extensive social/emotional programming to help all children succeed. We strive to develop scholars who embrace effort, seek knowledge, act thoughtfully, and commit to the common good. Many children come to us with significant challenges. We don’t give up on them. Our goal is that all of our students thrive at Neighborhood House, graduate from high school, and pursue post-secondary education on the path to life success.


Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience working with children from an urban population


Neighborhood House Charter School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

Contact Us

  • Queen St Campus (grades K1 – 7)
  • 21 Queen Street
  • Dorchester MA 02122
  • Lower Mills Campus (grades 8-9)
  • 2220 Dorchester Avenue
  • Dorchester MA 02124
  • Phone: 617.825.0703
  • Fax: 617.825.1829
  • info@thenhcs.org
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