Primary School Assistant Teacher

  • Employment Opportunity


The Langley School, a PS-8 coeducational day in school in McLean, Virginia, seeks a preschool assistant teacher to join our dynamic and innovative faculty starting August 2020. Our new Preschool assistant teacher will work in close collaboration with grade-level colleagues in our Primary School, a nurturing and stimulating environment focused on the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth of each child.

Grounded in a deep respect for childhood, The Langley School offers an exceptional community and an inquiry-based academic curriculum paired with a unique social-emotional program for students in preschool through eighth grade. Since 1942, The Langley School has shaped confident, kind, self-aware learners who are prepared to thrive in the nation's top high schools and beyond. Langley remains committed to attracting and retaining exceptional faculty as members of our community who demonstrate a deep respect for childhood, are excited about being leaders in teaching and learning, and want to work in a highly collaborative environment.

The Langley School offers highly competitive salaries, excellent benefits, robust professional development opportunities, and tuition remission for faculty and staff.


Bachelor’s or Master's degree in early childhood education, 1-3 years teaching in a primary school classroom, excellent written and verbal communication skills, commitment to fostering a diverse learning environment, and a passion for working with children required. Master’s degree preferred.

Interested candidates may submit a cover letter and resume to:

Phil Petru
Assistant Head of School

The Langley School
1411 Balls Hill Road
McLean, VA 2210

Or via email: Please write “PS assistant teacher” in the subject line.

No phone calls, please.

  • Primary School Assistant Teacher