Careers at GDS

Part-Time Team Member for Before School Program

Georgetown Day School seeks to hire a part-time support staff to assist the Early Grasshopper before school program.  This role will support programs that positively impact the early morning student experience in the Lower-Middle School, including supporting daily classes and free choice station activities, and creating a warm, welcoming environment at school each morning.  

Responsibilities for this role include:
 ·  Arrive by 6:55am
 ·  Actively engage with students in the lobby
 ·  Help to set up and distribute snack
 ·  Open up the field, gym or playground for students
 ·  Encourage students to attend the daily class
 ·  Present free reading or art activities
 ·  And/or support the Early Grasshopper Lead Teacher for the day

Qualifications: Qualified candidates must be over the age of 18 and have an interest in working with elementary and middle school aged children.

To Apply:
Complete the online application at
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three references using our online application system.
More details about the Early Grasshopper Program can be found here.

Georgetown Day School does not discriminate on the basis of gender, age, marital status, race, religion national origin or ethnic origin or sexual orientation in the hiring or retaining of staff. In addition, GDS makes every effort to comply with all governmentally mandated regulations applicable to independent schools including, but not limited to, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1991.


4530 MacArthur Boulevard, NW, Washington, DC 20007


4200 Davenport Street, NW, Washington, DC 20016

Georgetown Day School is a coed, preK-12, non-sectarian private school in Washington, DC with small class sizes and a diverse school community. Our comprehensive, innovative curriculum includes hands-on learning, honors and AP classes, as well as advanced-level math and STEM courses. An education is not just college prep and SAT scores. GDS teachers focus on providing the best education for each child, from elementary grades through high school. The school performing arts program includes theater, dance, and music. The athletics program offers competitive sports for student athletes, including cross-country, track, soccer, lacrosse, and crew/rowing. With our strong commitment to financial aid, an independent school tuition is affordable.