Teacher Intern

New Haven, CT

Teacher Intern

Starting School Year 2024-2025

The Foote School is seeking a full-time Intern beginning September 2024. The Foote School is an independent K-9 co-ed day school in New Haven, Connecticut. We aim to endow students with timeless values while providing thoughtful experiences that will prepare them to learn, lead, and grow in the 21st century.

The Foote School is deeply committed to diversity and an inclusive curriculum and community. We actively encourage applications from candidates with broad and diverse backgrounds and from individuals of all races, ethnicities, and beliefs. We seek candidates who have a clear interest in being part of a community that challenges prejudice and is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

The successful candidate will be an energetic and flexible person who enjoys children, works well in collaboration with others, takes initiative and is considering a career in teaching. They will also have a commitment to our school’s mission and to upholding the values of the school community.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Act as primary substitute teacher.
  • Assist in classroom activities, trips, sports, and other school projects.
  • Coach athletic team(s) and/or participate in the After School Program.


  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Valid CT driver's license and approved CT public passenger A endorsement is preferred, or the interest in obtaining this endorsement.
  • Some experience working with children.
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Good interpersonal skills.

Please submit the following:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • One or two letters of recommendation
  • List of three professional references

This is a full-time, 10-month,  salaried exempt position. The school year hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., with summers and school holidays off.

Thank you for your interest in The Foote School!