Rippowam Cisqua School, located in Bedford, New York, seeks an experienced educator to serve as a learning specialist on our Upper Campus (Grades 5-9). Ideal candidates will have experience working with middle school students, as well as having served in leadership roles within independent school learning support programs.
The ideal candidate will have an educational background in learning support, as well as experience teaching at the middle school level. The ability to communicate effectively with students, faculty, and parents is a must. Most importantly, this person must possess a collaborative spirit and a keen sense of humor.
Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree, although a master’s degree or higher is preferred. Rippowam Cisqua is very interested in meeting candidates from a wide range of backgrounds, especially those from groups historically underrepresented in independent schools.
To apply, candidates should submit the documents below to Matt Hall, Head of Upper Campus, at firstname.lastname@example.org:
Cover letter indicating specific interest in the learning specialist position
A list of references (no contact will be made without candidate approval)
The start date for the position is August 2018.
About Rippowam Cisqua School
Rippowam Cisqua School is a PreKindergarten through Grade 9 independent country day school with Campuses in Bedford and Mount Kisco, New York. RCS serves approximately 400 students from 48 surrounding communities in New York and Connecticut. The Lower Campus, located in Mount Kisco, serves PreKindergarten through Grade 4, and the Upper Campus, located in Bedford, serves Grades 5 through 9.
Rippowam Cisqua School ignites learning in PreKindergarten through Grade 9 students so they believe in their infinite abilities, lead with the skills to bring their ideas to life, and enter the world knowing their futures are limitless.
With an immersive curriculum that specializes in the magic of these wonder years, a teaching philosophy based on strong teacher/student bonds, and an engaging program resolute in creating a growth mindset, RCS students develop the social, emotional and intellectual skills young minds need to embrace new challenges and ideas, confidently problem-solve, and make smart choices to chart their own path.