The Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys seeks a dynamic Fifth/Sixth Grade Lead Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year to educate and encourage the intellectual and social development of boys. The Fifth/Sixth Grade Teacher will be responsible for teaching social studies and language arts to fifth and sixth grade students. Working closely with the Fifth Grade Teacher, the Sixth Grade Teacher will design and implement around specific units of study. We seek an individual who embraces the mission of the school, understands and appreciate boys and their social, emotional, and learning needs, and has a good grasp of child development. The Sixth Grade Teacher should have a commitment to urban education and inspiring excellence.
The Bishop T. Walker School for Boys seeks dynamic Lead Teachers for the 2016-2017 school year to educate and encourage the intellectual and social development of boys. Lead Teachers are responsible for teaching all areas of the curriculum and should have a commitment to urban education and inspiring excellence.
Two or more years of teaching experience preferred
BA or MA in Elementary Education or related field (e.g., Reading, Curriculum and Instruction)
Establish high expectations for student academic performance and behavior.
Design and implement curriculum.
Instruct students in reading, writing, mathematics, social studies, and science.
Collaborate with other Lead Teachers and Specials Teachers.
Form and maintain positive partnerships with parents.
Clearly articulate both verbally and in writing students’ progress.
Promotes inquiry, creativity, problem solving and critical thinking.
Designs curriculum which recognizes children’s interests and strengthens their skills.
Creates engaging, hands on learning experiences both inside and outside of the classroom.
Incorporates differentiated instruction and flexible grouping.
Assesses content, process and product of curriculum continuously.
Recognizes the physical, cognitive and emotional needs of boys.
If interested in teaching grades, JK-2, please contact Yonnette Moore, Director of Primary School by sending the following items to firstname.lastname@example.org: cover letter, resume, names of 3 professional references, and a copy of college or graduate transcripts.
If interested in teaching grades, 3-6, please contact Desmond Williams, Director of Upper Primary School by sending the following items to email@example.com: cover letter, resume, names of 3 professional references, and a copy of college or graduate transcripts.