Cambridge Friends School has an opening for a mixed-aged third/fourth-grade teacher, beginning March 1.
Cambridge Friends School is dedicated to providing an outstanding education guided by Quaker principles. We engage students in meaningful academic learning within a caring community strongly committed to social justice. The school’s strength is its Quaker inspired mission and the tremendous passion the educators, students, parents, friends, and trustees have for the school.
Candidates should have a working knowledge of Project Based Learning and Reading and Writing Workshops as approaches to best practices in instruction. Candidates should have familiarity with the Investigations math curriculum. Our successful candidate will carry out all responsibilities necessary to teach in our small, inclusive school, including but not limited to the following: documenting curriculum, developing lesson plans, instructing, classroom/behavior management, and participating richly and fully in the life of the School.
Ideal candidates will have an advanced degree and experience teaching lower school aged children. Our ideal teacher is a passionate, compassionate, collaborative, dedicated, reflective practitioner who uses creativity as the basis for unique lesson plans that are brought to life in a fun and imaginative way. The ideal candidate also has strong leadership skills, is an excellent communicator, and can motivate and inspire children in a positive manner.
We seek an experienced teacher who can help us fulfill our mission to provide an outstanding education guided by Quaker principles. The successful candidate will have:
- BA or MA in Education or a related field
- Excellent Oral and Written Communication Skills.
The Cambridge Friends School Offers:
Excellent health benefits
A friendly, supportive, collaborative work environment
We seek candidates who will add to the racial, cultural, and gender diversity of the school community. Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest, resume, and references to: Cambridge Friends School, Human Resources, 5 Cadbury Road, Cambridge, MA 02140 FAX 617.876.1815 or send to firstname.lastname@example.org with 3rd/4th Teacher in the subject line.