St. Stephen’s Episcopal School, Houston (SSESH) seeks a caring and compassionate Substitute Teacher to work with students ages 15 months through 8th grade on an as-needed basis. Do you love guiding children in fun age-appropriate learning activities? SSESH offers small classroom environments, experienced teachers and colleagues, a welcoming community, and opportunities for advancement.

If you are interested in applying, please send a resume, a cover letter, as well as three references to Ms. Nahla Nasser, Principal, at


  • Monitor students engaged in independent work, group projects, or similar activities, ensuring respect for classmates and materials
  • Monitor outdoor time with a focus on safety, cooperative play, and fun
  • Organize and facilitate fun, educational activities for the children
  • Ensure the safety and care of the children


  • All persons employed at SSESH must be over the age of 18
  • Experience working with children; Montessori certification preferred, but not required
  • Confidence in the classroom as well as in communicating with parents and colleagues
  • An interest in learning about Montessori
  • Authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Completion of Safeguarding God’s Children Training
  • A successful background check, including fingerprinting
  • Obtain and maintain first aid, automated external defibrillator (AED), and CPR certification