Job Description

Teaching Fellow

Office:BASIS Independent Brooklyn
Location:Brooklyn, NY

BASIS Independent Brooklyn is seeking qualified candidates for a Teaching Fellow for the 2017/2018 school year!

Who we are?

The mission of BASIS Independent Schools is to redefine education by raising the levels of student learning to the highest international standards. Every BASIS Independent school provides a joyful learning community where hard work is celebrated and intellectual pursuits result in extraordinary outcomes. In just three years we have established five highly-regarded private schools (PK-12) in some of the world's most dynamic regions: New York City, Silicon Valley, and Northern Virginia, with more campuses opening in the coming years. BASIS Independent is building a team of talented, passionate, and hard-working educators to ensure our students receive the best education in the world. Join us!

You can expect to...

BASIS Independent Brooklyn is seeking a Teaching Fellow/Monitor to provide support services to the school?s faculty and staff in order to meet the mission of BASIS.ed Schools. In this role, you will be primarily responsible for monitoring student activities (e.g. lunches, before and/or after school) and assisting the teaching staff while learning the BASIS.ed model. This Teaching Fellow/Monitor will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of the school preparing them for the classroom or administration in the future; and help in the efforts to build and maintain a strong, positive achievement oriented school culture. Teaching Fellows will be required to attend all staff meetings and any training required of Teachers.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring students
  • Classroom subbing
  • Performing clerical tasks
  • Assisting in the Medical Office
  • Assisting teachers with classroom management
  • Student academic support and tutoring
  • Assisting classroom teachers with events, labs, and testing
  • Works with teachers in evaluating student progress and gains
  • Proctoring assessments
  • Monitoring and managing student's non-scheduled time, to include Early Bird and Late Bird supervision and Lunch Monitor responsibilities
  • Monitoring and managing study groups 
  • Coordinating homework and assignments for absent students
  • Assisting Directors of Student Affairs and Deans with managing behavior and discipline 
  • Assisting Directors of Academic Programs with execution of key programs

To join our team you must...

  • Have a strong belief in and adherence to the BASIS Independent Schools model
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Have the ability to exercise excellent judgment and decision making
  • Have the ability to work with diverse constituents while maintain high professional standards
  • Have exemplary organizational skills; ability to establish and manage multiple priorities; ability to work under pressure 
  • Have outstanding attention to detail and accuracy
  • Be able to manage authoritatively and effectively large groups of students in before and after school programs and during lunch periods 


  • Bachelor's Degree is required
  • Experience with children is preferred

The Nitty Gritty...

Benefits and Salary: Salary for this position is competitive and dependent on education and experience. BASIS Independent Schools offers a comprehensive benefits package.

Note: BASIS (collectively, BASIS.ed, BASIS Schools, Inc., BDC, A Public Charter School, Inc., BTX Schools, Inc., BASIS Independent Schools, LLC, BASIS Global LLC, and BASIS Educational Ventures, LLC), is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants for employment are recruited, hired and assigned without discrimination on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital or familial status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, genetic information, military/veteran status or any other classification protected by law. BASIS expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee or student harassment. 

Important Notes

Application Instructions

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