Fourth Grade Teacher
Greens Farms Academy seeks a fourth grade teacher with at least three years of experience who possesses a deep working knowledge of the social, emotional and academic needs of upper elementary children; who is well versed in the best practices for teaching language arts (literature, reading, writing, listening, and speaking), mathematics and social studies; who emanates joy in working with young adolescents; who is interested in alternative assessment, differentiated instruction, curriculum design, and innovation; who enjoys working with colleagues in a collaborative program; and who is committed to fostering a diverse community. Experience with Singapore Math, the Columbia Reading and Writing Institutes, and Responsive Classroom is preferred. The position begins in the 2017-18 school year.
Greens Farms Academy is a PreK-12 co-educational day school of 715 students in the Greens Farms section of Westport, CT. We are a suburban school close to major transportation and a five-minute walk from the Greens Farms Metro North train station. The campus sits on the Long Island Sound, a half hour south of New Haven and an hour north of New York City by car or commuter train. Please visit www.gfacademy.org for more information.
Interested candidates should email a resume, letter of interest, and references (if available) addressed to Aléwa Cooper, Head of Lower School, to email@example.com with the name of the position in the subject line.