Sea Crest School seeks a dynamic and experienced K-6th Grade Physical Education Teacher for the 2018-2019 school year.
The Physical Education Teacher is responsible for planning and daily instruction in physical education for students in kindergarten through fifth grade, as well as instruction in Health and Wellness for sixth grade. 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 and execute a comprehensive and innovative K-5th Physical Education program.
Create and execute the 6th grade Health & Wellness curriculum; coordinates with the 7th/8th grade Health & Wellness Teacher to ensure programmatic cohesion and continuity.
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, while maintaining 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 issues.
Coach at least one athletic team per season.
Attend regular weekly faculty meetings.
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 elementary physical education, preferably in an independent school setting
Experience working as an athletic coach
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: Michelle Giacotto, Director of Lower School, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sea Crest School, 901 Arnold Way, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019.
About Sea Crest School
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 learner 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.