Our mission at DLMS is to provide opportunities that nurture, challenge, and guide all students to achieve their maximum potential, and become responsible, productive, respectful citizens, and life long learners in an ever changing, culturally diverse world by offering an academically and technologically challenging curriculum.

We envision our school as a place where...

  • Students are challenged to reach their highest academic potential.

  • Family and community involvement is an important part of the educational process.

  • The environment is conducive to effective teaching and learning.

  • All students have the potential for success.

  • Where independence and respect are evident and become an essential part of the learning process.


  • Serve as a guide in instructing students on proper classroom behavior

  • Help teachers keep records for grading and attendance

  • Get materials and equipment ready to help teachers prepare for class

  • Reinforce lessons by reviewing material one-on-one and in small groups with students

  • Supervise students during lunch or recess, as well as in between classes or on field trips

  • Assist students who need additional help learning a specific concept

Long & Short Term Substitutes

  • Follow lesson plans provided by the regular Teacher to create a cohesive and consistent learning experience for students

  • Manage the classroom effectively to encourage student participation, minimize distractions and maintain a positive learning environment

  • Adapt teaching methods to fit the needs of each individual student

  • Supervise students in and out of the classroom, including in the halls, on the playground and in the cafeteria

  • Provide in-class and at-home assignments based on the available lesson plan

  • For long-term substitutes: develop lesson plans and assignments consistent with the regular teacher’s past lesson plans.

School Aide

  • Communicate with families regarding attendance, field trips and other school events

  • Ensure student safety during breakfast, lunch and recess

  • Organize and distribute supplies

  • General clerical work


  • Evidence of self-motivation, willingness to be a team player, and has a strong sense of personal responsibility.

  • Ideal candidates are hard-working, urgent, energetic, and are willing to learn and adapt.

  • Is extremely reflective and constantly wants to improve.

  • is flexible and enjoys working in a dynamic environment.

  • A strong candidate will possess strong organizational skills, communication skills (particularly with children), and problem solving skills.


If interested please email Principal Jelinek with your resume and your availability.