The Lab School of Washington

4759 Reservoir Road, NW 20007 Washington, DC
Phone: 202-965-6600
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The Lab School of Washington is situated in the Palisades neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Located minutes from historic Georgetown, the Potomac waterfront, and a short drive to the museums, monuments, and other local historic sites, The Lab School spans two campuses, just a half-mile apart. An athletic center includes a pool and gym.

The Lab School of Washington offers its faculty and staff the opportunity to work in a creative, collegial, and collaborative atmosphere. Each year, we have a few openings for experienced professionals. Take a look at The Lab School of Washington; we think you’ll agree: the difference is extraordinary.
 
-- Katherine Schantz, Head of School

Teaching at the Lab School enables me to be part of a creative group of colleagues who sees our students as individuals with a range of learning needs and gifts. -- Junior High English teacher
 
At Lab teachers and students are equal partners in learning. Personal experience and knowledge always create new learning.
-- High School Math teacher

The Lab School of Washington Openings

List of 8 items.

  • TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATE

    The Lab School of Washington, an independent school in NW, Washington DC, for children with learning differences, is seeking a full-time technology associate to assist in database entry and management; provide special event audio/visual support; and coordinate the distribution of Help Desk tickets to other team members. Attention to detail and strong organizational skills are required. Candidate must have proficiency in Excel and have the ability to quickly learn proprietary software programs. Experience in a school setting a plus.
     
     Please submit cover letter, resume, three references, and an employment application to Daniel Hartmann at daniel.hartmann@labschool.org, subject "Technology Associate Position."  EOE
  • 6th Grade Classroom Teacher

    IMMEDIATE OPENING
    2017-2018

    The Lab School of Washington, an independent school in NW for children with learning differences, is seeking a full-time classroom teacher in the Intermediate program for students in the 5th and 6th grades. A Master’s Degree in Special Education is required. Must have teaching certification or be eligible for certification.The ideal candidate should possess 3-5 years of experience teaching students with language-based learning disabilities, and be knowledgeable of literacy, mathematics, and social learning that addresses the needs of our student population. Candidate must have enthusiasm, creativity, imagination and an exceptional ability to collaboratively plan and implement lessons with a teaching team in an arts-infused environment. Please email cover letter, resume, three references, and employment application to: intermediaterecruiting@labschool.org EOE
  • SCIENCE TEACHER for 5th/6th grades BEGINNING DECEMBER 2017

    The Lab School of Washington, an independent school for children with learning differences, is seeking a full-time science teacher in the Intermediate Division (5th/6th grades) beginning this December. The candidate must have teaching certification or be eligible for certification. Ideal candidate will have experience teaching students with learning differences, be knowledgeable of middle school science content and methodology and have excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. Master's Degree a plus. Please email cover letter, resume, three references, and employment application (found on the school's website) to intermediaterecruiting@labschool.org. EOE
  • Substitute Teachers for the 2017-2018 School Year

    The Lab School of Washington is seeking on-call substitute teachers for the 2017-2018 school year for all divisions (Elementary through High School). Candidates must have at least a bachelor's degree and experience working with children. Flexibility and excellent interpersonal and communication sklls necessary. Lab will maintain a listing of qualified applicants to contact as the need for coverage arises throughout the year. Candidates should submit cover letter, application (found on the school's website), and three references to Diana Meltzer, Associate Head of School, at diana.meltzer@labschool.org and indicate relevant grade level(s) and/or subject areas. EOE
  • High School Administrative Assistant

    The Lab School of Washington, an independent college preparatory school for students with learning differences, is seeking a High School Administrative Assistant for the upcoming academic year. Ideal candidate possesses excellent interpersonal, written language, and technological skills. Applicant should be a highly organized, detail-oriented individual who takes initiative and problem-solves.

    Please submit cover letter, resume, three references, and an employment application (available on the website) to Lisa McMahon, Head of High School, at lisa.mcmahon@labschool.org, subject "High School Administrative Assistant Position." EOE
  • 5th/6th Grade Classroom Assistant

    7:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    The Lab School of Washington is a private independent school in Washington, DC for children who exhibit learning differences. We are currently seeking a part-time classroom assistant for the Intermediate program, serving grades fifth and sixth grades, for the 2017-2018 school year. Classroom assistants will work as part of a team under the supervision of a master teacher providing daily instruction in the areas of reading, writing, and math to a small group of students. Candidate must have at least a B.A., education degree preferred. Preferred candidate will have experience teaching students with learning differences. Strong interpersonal skills, organization and flexibility are desired. Send a resume, cover letter, employment application and three references to intermediaterecruiting@labschool.org EOE
  • Girls Varsity Volleyball Coach

    The Lab School of Washington, an independent college preparatory school for students with learning differences, is seeking a part-time High School Girls Volleyball Coach for the upcoming fall season. Ideal candidate possesses experience coaching High School/Club Volleyball or has played collegiate Volleyball. All practices and games will be on weekdays during late afternoon hours. Practices run from 3:45-5:30, Games will be after school, with times varying, depending on the location. Qualified applicants must have a background check and fingerprints before the start of the season. Position is for now until mid-November. Please send a resume, cover letter and a completed employment application (link above) to Angelo Carmina (angelo.carmina@labschool.org)
  • Boys and Girls Soccer Coaches for 5/6th grade students (3 positions)

    The Lab School of Washington, an independent college preparatory school for students with learning differences, is seeking a part-time head coach and a part time assistant coach for our new 5/6 grade boys soccer team and a part time assistant coach for our new 5/6th grade girls soccer team for the upcoming fall season. Ideal candidates possess experience coaching young athletes in the proper techniques and skills needed. Practices will be Friday mornings from 7:00-8:00 am only. Games will be after school, times varying, depending on the location. Qualified applicants must have a background check and fingerprints before the start of the season. Position is for now until mid-November. Please send a resume, cover letter and a completed employment application (link above) to Angelo Carmina (angelo.carmina@labschool.org)
The Difference is Extraordinary

The Lab School of Washington

4759 Reservoir Road, NW | Washington, DC 20007-1921 | 202-965-6600