After School Care Teacher (maternity cover)

Alto International School - Menlo Park, CA

Part-time | TemporaryEstimated: $25,000 - $34,000 a year

Position Overview

The after-school care team is looking to hire a temporary teacher (maternity cover) to work in the after school care program for children ages 4 - 12.


  • Fluent in English, knowledge of German preferred
  • Certificate in Early Childhood Education
  • Classroom experience with children ages 4 – 12
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. We cannot sponsor a visa

Desired Abilities and Profile

  • Commitment to teamwork and collaborative planning
  • Experience using a range of teaching strategies
  • Experience implementing engaging and creative activities planned by the lead teacher
  • Supporting the lead teacher with all aspects of the program
  • Monitoring children’s development
  • Enthusiasm working with children
  • Self-motivated and open-minded
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Professional attitude and approach


As the after school care teacher, you will be working with children ages 4 - 12. This is a part-time position, as hours are from 1:45 – 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday and 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. on select holidays and school breaks.

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary


  • relevant: 2 years (Required)
  • Teaching: 2 years (Required)


  • Associate (Required)


  • German (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Employment Length:

  • 4 - 6 months

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
  • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture

This Job Is:

  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more