We are searching for applicants for two parental leaves this winter. Kingsley is seeking such candidates to join our Lower Elementary (grades 1-3) program. This is an exciting opportunity to teach at one of Boston’s premier independent schools. We are seeking world-class educators who desire to work with proven Montessori pedagogy. At Kingsley, your educational passion and creativity can have a potential impact on the design of our progressive, integrated curriculum. As an Assistant Teacher, you will work alongside the Lead Teachers to best facilitate all aspects of the students’ classroom experience. The successful candidate will attend regular meetings, observe, advise, transition students to and from Co-Curricular classes, and help maintain classroom schedules, records, student needs, and the classroom environment. Assistant Teachers report to the Directors of Education at Kingsley.
Please visit our website at www.kingsley.org for complete job listing and to apply.
QUALIFICATIONS OF PREFERRED CANDIDATES:
-BA/BS degree required and MA degree preferred
-Minimum of 3- 5 years teaching experience preferred
-AMS/AMI teaching credential and/or willingness for further training
-Understanding of and commitment to Montessori philosophy
-Ability to work collaboratively with faculty to enhance curriculum and community
-Commitment to professional development and best practices in education
-Education experience in a variety of instructional methods
-Understanding multi- age learning environments
-Commitment to meeting the needs of each child
TO APPLY, CANDIDATES SHOULD SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION BY EMAIL:
-A cover letter describing your interest in the position with overview of your background and experience with children and education (if not Montessori trained, then a rationale for why a desire to join Montessori)
-A current resume
-Contact information for three references
APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO: firstname.lastname@example.org
Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, Kingsley is a premier, independent day school guided by a unique blend of Montessori philosophy and innovative programming. With a growing enrollment of 327 students in Toddler through Sixth Grade, Kingsley offers a dynamic and student-centered education that strives to make the most of each student’s unique gifts and creative interests. Our progressive p...rogram offers a rigorous, integrated curriculum, which includes vast offerings in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math).