Sea Crest School seeks an innovative and experienced 6th Grade Humanities Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.
The 6th grade Humanities teacher is responsible for instruction in language arts and history for two sections of 6th grade students. In addition, the teacher is responsible for providing a classroom management system compatible with the school’s philosophy, and differentiating instruction to meet student needs.
Create a comprehensive and innovative 6th grade Humanities program.
Prepare and execute thoughtful units of study designed to reach the different learning styles of the students in the classroom.
Regularly assess student learning using a variety of tools and means and maintain regular communication with parents and administrators about student progress.
Maintain a safe and engaging learning environment.
Consistently and clearly communicate with colleagues, administrators, and parents regarding student work and classroom projects or issues.
Attend regular weekly faculty meetings.
Serve as a middle school Advisor.
Plan and instruct one middle school elective class per trimester.
Collaborate with teachers to ensure integration with other subjects.
Plan, organize, and conduct relevant field trips.
Attend and assist with assemblies and special events, some of which occur outside of normal school hours.
Actively participate in all in-service and orientation days.
Teaching credential or Master’s degree preferred
Experience teaching writing, preferably in an independent school setting
Salary and Benefits
The salary is competitive and commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.
To apply: Please submit a cover letter and résumé to: firstname.lastname@example.org, Michelle Giacotto, Director of Lower School. Sea Crest School, 901 Arnold Way, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
About Sea Crest School
Our institution is a K-8 independent school located in Half Moon Bay, CA. Our community of educators believes in fostering an atmosphere of excellence and joy as we prepare our pupils to succeed in school and life.
Characteristics of Professional Excellence:
A Sea Crest teacher is:
• An innovative educator with a strong command of subject matter.
• A lifelong learne...r who pursues and inspires growth.
• A compassionate professional with an understanding of child development.
• An authentic leader who demonstrates personal accountability and moral courage.
Sea Crest School is dedicated to providing the best in innovative education to inspire and empower our learners to engage curiosity, express creativity, act with compassion and lead with courage.
Sea Crest is a K-8 co-educational independent day school enrolling 295 students from the San Mateo County coastal and inland communities. Average class size is 16 students. The curriculum is challenging and creative, providing in-depth units of study. Pupils have the advantage of daily physical education, as well as enrichment classes in Spanish, art, drama, music and technology integrated within the weekly schedule.