Job Opportunities

Physical Education Teacher/Coach

  • Department: School for Children
  • Start Date: Sep 01, 2014
  • Salary: Commensurate with experience

Position Vacancy - Physical Education Teacher / Coach

Full Time Permanent 


1. Bachelor's degree
2. Master's degree desirable
3. Three years teaching experience
4. Applicant should understand the goals and philosophy of progressive education and be committed to making P.E. accessible to all students.


Work with Children:
Teach P.E. classes to children 7 - 14 years of age in a wide range of activities. The greatest proportion of class time is spent in organized, cooperative games and developing the physical and social skills in team sports, which are introduced at different age levels.
Demonstrate and model a wide variety of sport, movement, and fitness skills used in PE classes and athletic teams.
Utilize an array of assessment methods and maintain records of assessment for PE classes.
Coach athletic teams in all three seasons as part of the full-time load.

Curriculum Development:
While there is a curriculum in place, there is much flexibility to enable prospective teachers to take advantage of his/her particular strengths.

An interest in his/her own professional growth is expected. Each teacher meets bi-weekly with their coordinator and participates in weekly age-group meetings and bi-weekly staff meetings after school (when not in conflict with a game or practice).

Parents: Teachers are required to meet with parents and/or teachers when needed.

SALARY: Commensurate with experience

STARTING DATE: September 1, 2014

Bank Street College of Education is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sexual orientation, ethnic origin, sex, gender identity or expression, religion, or disability in its employment policies and other college administered programs.