Employment Opportunities 

Sayre School actively seeks qualified individuals with diverse backgrounds and talents who will make a positive contribution to school life. The School is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, citizenship status, uniform service member status, genetic information, religion, handicap or disability, if the individual is a smoker or non-smoker as long as the individual complies with workplace smoking policies, or any other protected status in accordance with all federal, state, or local law.


Part-Time Preschool Assistant Teachers

We are currently accepting applications for two part-time preschool assistant teachers for the 2017-18 school year. Five hours a day, Monday through Friday. Our preschools are joyful places that build children’s knowledge and skills through play-based curriculum and project work. Responsibilities include assisting the teacher in the classroom, supporting and enriching children’s play, assisting with lunch and nap-time. Candidates should enjoy working with young children and be able to cultivate warm, supportive relationships. We are looking for flexible individuals who are skilled at working as a team player, and have a clear dedication to the well-being of children. Experience working in preschool is preferred. Minimum of a High School diploma is required.

Start Date: August, 2017

Sayre School is an Independent Pk-12 school in the heart of downtown Lexington. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume and list of references to Luanne Stiles at lstiles@sayreschool.org.

Library Substitute Teacher

The Sayre School Library seeks to build its Substitute Librarian pool for the 2016-2017 school year and beyond. The Substitute Librarian will provide services, on an on-call basis, to Lower, Middle, and/or Upper School students. He/she will perform routine circulation functions, including checking in and out materials and placing holds. For Lower School students, the Substitute Librarian will provide supervision of children and conduct story-times and lessons for Preschool-5th grade students, and assist children in selecting books to check out. For Middle School students, the Substitute Librarian will provide supervision during the school day as individual students come in to check out books and during Middle School Study Hall after school. Desired background: substitute teaching experience; familiarity with library procedures, including book circulation and shelving. Interview and background check required. Send letter of interest and/or résumé to Stacy Meier, Library Director.

Buildings and Grounds Staff/Bus Driver

Buildings/Grounds/Bus Driver staff position. One year of similar experience, valid driver’s license and a background check required. Competitive compensation/benefits package. Send letters of interest and/or résumés to Brooks McLamb, Director of Finance and Operations.

General Information

If you would like to be considered for future teaching or administrative opportunities at Sayre, please email your résumé and cover letter to employment@sayreschool.org.
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