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Teacher - Grades 1st-12th Part Time Non-Benefits

Saint Louis, MO
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Job Description

Job ID: 1167816
Employment Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

Founded in 1879, St. Louis Children’s Hospital is the seventh oldest pediatric hospital in the United States and the oldest west of the Mississippi. More than 275,000 children receive care each year at Children’s Hospital, and it has seen patients from all 50 states and over 60 countries. St. Louis Children’s Hospital is ranked as one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the nation by US News & World Report and Parents magazine . The hospital’s academic and physician partner, Washington University School of Medicine, is consistently listed among the top medical schools in the country.

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Role Purpose

Develops, plans and instructs patients in academic areas or educational concepts. Serves as an educational liaison between school and hospital environment.


  • Facilitates the development of self control and a healthy self concept by using positive guidance techniques and encouraging responsibility and respect.
  • Communicates effectively by being friendly, nurturing, and building bonds with children, by providing daily written documentation and keeping children’s portfolios current to keep parents informed of their child’s progress, and by building positive relationships with families.
  • Provides a child-centered learning environment which supports the child's developmental, physical, and educational needs.
  • Ensures a safe and developmental environment for all children, families, and staff, complying with all program and regulatory guidelines and policies.
  • Helps hospitalized children maintain their academic standing with classmates in their home school while serving as an educational liaison and resource between parents, the unit and home school for patients. Coordinates educational discharge teaching needs to guardians, home school and physicians.

  • Minimum Requirements


  • Master's Degree
  • - Education/related


  • 2-5 years
  • Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience
  • Licenses & Certifications

  • Special Education

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer