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Lower School Teacher

Job Title: Lower School Teacher
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: San Jose / Los Gatos
Industry:
Reference: 240064
Contact Name: Leah Biegeleisen
Contact Email: leah.b@scoot.education
Job Published: September 10, 2019 14:00

Job Description

One of our partner schools in Los Gatos, CA is hiring a Lower School Teacher for Fall 2019!

ABOUT THE POSITION: 
Responsibilities: 
  • Teach as First Grade Lead Teacher, including language arts, mathematics, and social studies
  • Implement the school’s social emotional curriculum, based on the Responsive Classroom approach
  • Provide a hands-on, inquiry-based style of teaching; manage collaborative learning groups; integrate technology into the curriculum
  • Design integrated, project-based experiences for the weekly Reach Beyond block in collaboration with colleagues
  • Collaborate and co-teach with colleagues, including Resident Teachers, with a focus on differentiated instruction
  • Actively participate in a faculty culture that is committed to being at the leading edge of K-8 education
  • Report to the Associate Head of School
Qualifications: 
  • A love of elementary children
  • Master’s degree and five years of teaching experience preferred
  • Demonstrated commitment to teaching and learning in a dynamic, 21st century school community
  • Able to work in a collegial, collaborative environment
  • Possesses a growth mindset, active sense of humor, warm personality, and excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency in educational technology
Salary: Competitive.
Benefits include full medical, dental, and vision coverage; a generous holiday schedule; access to and support with the latest state-of-the-art education technology; and a strong commitment to engaging and personalized professional development.
Position Type: Full-time, long-term substitute


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