Work Environment

Trinity Episcopal School is committed to the breadth of the Episcopal tradition in both its unity and diversity. We strive to create a welcoming environment to not only students and parents but to our faculty and staff.

A normal week at Trinity will begin with an exciting Monday morning at Greet the Week, and the week will end with an inspiring and uplifting community chapel on Friday.  Between these days, there are many opportunities to engage with students outside of the classroom during our service learning, enrichments, tutoring, and coaching an athletic team. 

Available Positions
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Substitute Teacher

Trinity Episcopal School is currently seeking Substitute Teachers.  The ideal candidate must share a love for children, take initiative while being flexible, and commit to our three primary values of scholarship, diversity and spirituality.

Assignments are available in grades K-8 and can include self-contained classroom placements as well as enrichment classes such as music, faith studies, art, foreign languages, and physical education. Substitute teachers may be called with several days’ notice of a planned TES teacher absence, the evening prior to or the morning of a TES teacher’s unexpected absence.

Substitute teachers will receive lesson plans to guide their work in the classroom, and they will be supported by other members of the grade-level or department team.  An ability to effectively teach and manage a group of twenty (20+) children independently is necessary.  Substitute teachers should also have previous experience working with children in a daycare, camp or classroom setting.  An undergraduate degree is required, and education majors or graduates are preferred.


Interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter and application for employment to Gracie Ponjuan, gponjuan@tescharlotte.org.

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TED/Wildcat Summer Camp Assistant Director

The Trinity Extended Day (TED)/Wildcat Summer Camp (WSC) Assistant Director is a member of the Trinity Extended Day (TED) team and reports directly to the TED/WSC Director.  The TED/WSC Assistant Director influences all aspects of oversight and management as part of fulfilling the mission of Trinity Episcopal School. The TED/WSC Assistant Director of Extended Day/Wildcat Summer Camp provides support and assistance in planning, organizing, implementing programs, activities, and communications intended to attract and retain a mix of students to TED and Wildcat Summer Camp. The Assistant Director of Extended Day/Wildcat Summer Camp indirectly supervises the TED/WSC staff.

Qualifications & Qualities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each essential duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • A warm, caring, and welcoming demeanor
  • A love for children and a willingness to go above and beyond in the best interests of students
  • Familiarity with and a commitment to the mission of independent schools and Trinity Episcopal School
  • Integrity, sound judgment, self-confidence, maturity, and a sense of perspective
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to be a self-starter and initiator and ability to work effectively, both independently and on a team
  • A high level of energy and ability to work simultaneously on many tasks/projects
  • Strong critical thinking, analytic, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Bachelor’s degree is required, with a preference for education-related majors
  • Experience working with K-8 students in a school, camp or afterschool setting is desired, but not required.
  • Demonstrated sensitivity to students, parents, and faculty and staff of varying racial, ethnic, religious, gender, cultural, disability, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic backgrounds

Physical demands:

  • Frequent moving of tables, chairs, boxes, supplies, and outdoor equipment
  • Walking around campus (stairs)

Please submit a completed application, current resume and cover letter explaining your interest in and qualifications for this full-time 12-month position beginning immediately via email to to Monica Johnson.

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Trinity Extended Day (TED) Teacher

The Trinity Extended Day (TED) Teacher reports directly to the Director of Trinity Extended Day.  We are looking for candidates interested in engaging in educational and recreational activities with children Monday through Friday, 2:30 to 6:00pm.  Additional hours are available during in-service and partial school days as well as occasional evening events.  

Teachers are responsible to:

  • develop and nurture connections with Extended Day students
  • supervise students in grades K-8 during recess
  • oversee homework
  • organize activities relative to specific age groups
  • communicate concerns to parents and/or Director of Extended Day
  • Report to and support the Director of Extended Day

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and qualities:

  • Familiarity with and commitment to the mission of independent schools and Trinity Episcopal School, as well as the three primary values of scholarship, diversity and spirituality
  • Bachelor’s degree with a focus on education or related field is preferred, but not required
  • Successful experience in working with children, preferably in a constructivist or progressive education environment
  • A willingness to go above and beyond in the best interests of students
  • Integrity, sound judgment, self-confidence, flexibility, maturity and a sense of perspective
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, including basic technology competencies
  • Ability to be a self-starter and initiator, and ability to effectively work independently and be a contributing team member
  • A positive attitude
  • A high level of energy and ability to work on many tasks/projects; a strong work ethic
  • Strong critical thinking, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated sensitivity to students, faculty and staff of varying racial, ethnic, religious, gender, cultural, level of ability, sexual orientation and socioeconomic backgrounds

Please submit a completed application, current resume and cover letter explaining your interest in and qualifications for this part-time position, which begins immediately via email to Temekia Morton, tmorton@tescharlotte.org.

How to Apply
Benefits
  • Competitive salaries
  • Tuition remission for for part-time and full-time employees
  • Medical, dental, long-term disability and life insurance plans
  • FLEX spending accounts
  • Retirement program
  • Walking distance to uptown CATS transportation center and lightrail system
  • Coaching opportunities 
  • Paid stipends for extracurricular activities with students
Professional Development

Faculty and staff are supported in the pursuit of professional growth to improve student education and cultivate a community of lifelong learners.  

Every year our employees complete over 2500 hours of professional development. 

  • Graduate, certification or recertification work
  • Conferences and other professional experiences
Light the Fire Grant

The Light the Fire grant is professional development; however, it is above and beyond traditional professional development in its experiential approach focusing on the applicant's passion and interests.