Employment Opportunities

Nestled between two large cities, Chicago and Milwaukee, you’ll find an academic gem along the shores of Lake Michigan in Wind Point, Wisconsin. The Prairie School has been in existence for over 50 years, with a Frank Lloyd Wright architectural design, the campus will welcome you as it wraps around 32 acres of green space. The Prairie School, is a student-centered, college preparatory, independent day school currently serving 650 students from age three through 12th grade.  With a team of outstanding faculty from all over the world, a joyous, collaborative work environment, and small classes, the school prides itself on excellent working conditions, with a competitive salary and benefit package that commensurate with experience and degree.
The Prairie School is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on qualifications and abilities. The Prairie School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

The Prairie School, a child-centered, college-preparatory day school is seeking a part-time assistant to work Monday thru Friday, from 3:30pm to 6:30pm. The Primary School seeks an energetic, outgoing professional to support our extended day program as an assistant.

Responsibilities include organizing and supervising programs that will engage students ages 3-13 years of age. Candidate must be flexible to changing situations, with the ability to multi-task. The successful candidate will work well in a professional environment, be flexible in schedule, a team player with good verbal communication skills and have basic computer skills including entry level Word & Excel. Candidate must be a self-starter and maintain excellent attendance. Hourly wage is based on experience.

The Prairie School is seeking qualified and enthusiastic coaches in our Middle School athletic program.  Experience preferred for Middle School coaches. The appointee will directly contribute to all areas of coaching.

Head Coach appointees will work directly with the Athletic Director.  Assistant Coach appointees will work directly with the Head Coach and Athletic Director to ensure a professional and consistent approach to the Prairie’s athletic philosophy, from fifth grade through varsity competition. All coaches play a key role in mentoring and educating each athlete on the team.

Candidates must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be highly organized and have a proven ability to work both independently and within a team environment. Successful applicants will be motivated, enthusiastic, reliable and enjoy working as part of a team.

A proven track record in coaching or working for another youth athletic program would be an advantage, as would qualifications in sports management.

If you genuinely love working with athletes in grades 5-12 and are willing to learn new skills, apply for a position to join our Prairie Hawks community right now!

The Prairie School is an equal opportunity employer.

The Substitute Teacher will take the place for the primary teacher during their absence.

Required Professional Qualities:

  • Hold a valid State of Wisconsin teaching license (Substitute or Standard).
  • Possess evidence of other adequate preparation, background, or experience as determined by the Division Head.
  • Manage the classroom environment according to the current school ethos and culture.
  • Promote student learning in the absence of the current subject-area teacher.
  • Provide guidance as an advisor/advocate.

The Prairie School, an equal opportunity employer located in Racine, Wisconsin, is a college preparatory, independent day school.  The Prairie School serves an average of 700-students from early school through 12th grade. The school provides excellent working conditions with small classes. Salary and benefits are competitive.  Salary is subject to experience and degree.