Williamsburg Northside Schools is seeking an experienced Grade 1 classroom teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. This Lower School position is full time. Williamsburg Northside is a Reggio Emilia inspired educational community serving children from 3 months- Grade 5. New staff members join a team of dedicated educators and passionate children and families.
The ideal candidate will:
Have experience planning and implementing a creative and inspiring curriculum with experience with:
Investigations In Number Data & Space Mathematics curriculum (Terc) & Contexts for Learning Mathematics
A Balanced Approach to Literacy- The Workshop Model
Have experience in and passion for the Reggio Emilia Approach
Have knowledge of Project Based Learning
Possess positive classroom management skills
Be able to meet the diverse needs of all of his/her students
Maintain a beautiful classroom with documented learning visible throughout
Be able to collaborate with colleagues
Be able to collaborate with parents
Take pride in professional, polished written and verbal communication
Be flexible and posses a sense of humor
All children are strong, capable individuals. Guided by this understanding, we at Williamsburg Northside welcome families into beautiful and flexible environments where children engage in independent and collaborative investigations. Our teaching community builds a unique curriculum from the children’s interests, their experiences with one another and the world in which they live. We honor authentic expression and diversity as we cultivate compassionate citizens who find joy in learning.