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Employment

Positions Available

#1 – Administrative Support Part-Time Position
Villa Maria School in Stamford, CT seeks a capable, well-rounded person to provide clerical support for the school. Villa is a school for students with language-based learning challenges. The person selected for this position should have strong computer skills, know Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, and Power Point), and be efficient, organized, energetic and flexible. He/She should have a welcoming phone manner and be open to new learning including Google products (Google Docs, Google Drive). Suggested but flexible hours 10:00-2:00 (but these can be adjusted). Hourly pay, $15-$20 depending on experience and skill. Send letter of interest and resume to: Villa Maria School, 161 Sky Meadow Drive, Stamford, CT 06903.

#2 – Qualified Nurses – Villa Maria School in Stamford, CT seeks qualified nurses (we will consider Registered Nurses (RN) and Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) to serve as substitutes when our nurse is absent. Please send letters of interest and resume to: Dr. Marjorie E. Castro, Head of School, 161 Sky Meadow Drive, Stamford, CT 06903 or via e-mail to employment@villamariaedu.org.

Process

Villa Maria accepts applications for Special Education Certified teachers throughout the year in the event our hiring needs change.

Forward cover letter and resume to Eileen Cassidy, Assistant Head of School for Education at employment@villamariaedu.org or mail to Eileen Cassidy at Villa Maria School, 161 Sky Meadow Drive, Stamford CT 06903.

Fact Sheet

Total Enrollment: 65
Teaching faculty: 19

Accreditation

Villa Maria School, founded in 1973 is a State approved school for children with learning disabilities from grades K-9 and is also accredited by the Connecticut State Department of Education and the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools (CAIS).

Villa Maria’s Mission

The Villa Maria School is dedicated to developing the full potential of students who are learning disabled by providing its students with an education marked by excellence and enriched by love.

Goals

Villa Maria strives to promote the growth of the whole child by providing a small, highly structured, success oriented learning environment. The goals of Villa Maria include helping the students to grow a strong self-image, to return to and succeed in the main-stream classroom, and to participate fully as caring members of the world community. The student’s day is from 8:00 AM – 2:50 PM except for First Fridays of the month, dismissal is at noon, for the teachers’ professional development meetings.

Teacher Schedule

The teachers’ day is from 7:30 AM – 3:15 PM on regular days.
Faculty meetings or professional development is on Wednesdays from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM, and on the first Fridays of the month from 12:15 PM – 3:00 PM.
Teachers report 3 days before the beginning of the students’ school year, and 3 days after the students’ last day of classes.

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