The Miami Valley School’s mission is to challenge young people of promise to become self-sustaining learners and compassionate global citizens. For a half-century, The Miami Valley School has provided a unique learning option for families in the Dayton, Ohio community. MVS is looking for unique educators who are ready to help refine a truly differentiated educational opportunity as MVS becomes a nationally-recognized leader in experience-based learning. Come be a part of designing a school of the future.
MVS is seeking a dynamic and innovative upper grade lower school teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. The candidate must possess a passion for working with lower school students, work well within a collaborative team, have excellent communication skills, and demonstrate a teaching proficiency and comfort with a variety of different teaching and learning styles. The ideal candidate will have the ability to contribute to the community through after school club sponsorship in an area of interest or passion and/or coaching a sport of interest to the school. Additionally, a good candidate for this position should be an experienced educator with a background in reading and writing workshop, Guided Reading and differentiated instruction.
Interested candidates should electronically submit a completed MVS employment application and their credentials, including a letter of interest, resume, list of references, and a philosophy of education, to Interim Director of Lower School Deborah McCrimmon at firstname.lastname@example.org by March 10, 2017.
Bachelor's degree in elementary education and at least three-five years of exemplary classroom teaching experience. Master's degree and school leadership practice would be a plus.