We're a community of educators dedicated to helping students develop a passion for learning while empowering them to become open-minded, principled citizens in a global community. Whitby’s staff and faculty are passionate about teaching because we ourselves are passionate about learning.
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Our Lower School seeks an experienced, innovative classroom teacher to join our dynamic and collaborative faculty in the Lower School mid-April until the end of the school year. This is an exciting opportunity for a professional learner to contribute to the Whitby School Vision and Mission through your commitment to our students, your colleagues and our community.
We are seeking a candidate excited to share responsibility with a co teacher in a multi age grade ½ classroom. The successful candidate will exhibit the highest standards of professionalism.
Whitby School offers a dynamic and supportive work environment, competitive salaries, wellness program and a generous benefits package including a retirement plan, paid vacations, and medical insurance. Whitby is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Holds a Bachelor’s degree in elementary education
Has a minimum of three years’ experience
While not necessary, IBPYP experience would be a plus
Satisfactory completion of pre-employment background check.
About Whitby School
A Whitby education is about allowing students to define success on their own terms by inspiring their love of learning, broadening their sense of responsibility, developing their critical thinking skills and empowering them to take action in a global community. These are the ideals that we value and they inform our teaching, learning and curriculum development each and every day.
Whitby is recognized by three accrediting bodies - the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO), the American Montessori Society (AMS) and the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools (CAIS). We think this is pretty amazing. This ensures we remain focused on our mission and progressive in our continued commitment to provide an exceptional learning continuum for our students.
Whitby is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
For more information on Whitby School visit www.whitbyschool.org.