The Potomac School, a K-12 independent school in McLean, VA is seeking a full-time Lower School Teacher (K-3) for the 2018-19 school year. The classroom teacher is responsible for social, emotional and academic (language arts, mathematics, and social studies) development and growth of its students.
The ideal candidate should have three or more years of full-time teaching experience at the primary level, and possess a bachelor’s degree. Master’s degree is preferred. We are looking for a candidate that has a commitment to support Potomac’s mission to foster each child’s intellectual development, love of learning and strength of character. In addition, an ideal candidate should have a positive collaborative leadership style with outstanding communication and organizational skills.
The Potomac School offers its employees a generous, comprehensive benefits package including financial assistance for enhanced professional development.
Qualified applicants should complete this short form and attach their cover letter and resume or mail materials to: Human Resources Department, The Potomac School, 1301 Potomac School Rd., McLean, VA 22101. For more information on The Potomac School, please visit our website at www.potomacschool.org. We are an equal opportunity employer.
About The Potomac School
The Potomac School is an independent K-12 day school located in McLean, Va. While we are a K-12 school, we are more accurately described as a K through lifetime experience. We nurture the development of our students as unique individuals and as contributing members of a vibrant learning community.
Our school comprises four distinct yet interconnected divisions, joined through a shared mission, integrated curriculum, and deeply rooted communal ties. We enjoy the beauty and natural resources of our 90-acre campus, our athletic fields, woods, streams, and ponds providing a rare and wonderful setting for each student's educational journey.
Mission: At The Potomac School, we believe that intellectual development, love of learning, and strength of character are complementary, and equally essential, educational goals. With a firm commitment to our core values and a rigorous academic program, we prepare students to lead lives of purpose, achievement, and generosity of spirit.