The Village School of North Bennington, a Pre-K through sixth grade independent school serving 145 students in southwestern Vermont seeks a gifted master teacher with upper elementary/middle school experience for the 2018-2019 academic year. This role will involve working approximately 15 hours per week with our fifth and sixth grade classroom teachers in a teaching and mentoring capacity. Experience as a mentor teacher, team leader, department chair or curriculum leader is highly desired.
The Village School describes itself as placing “Children at the heart of all we do.” It pledges to “support children’s energy for exploring and eagerness for inquiry.” Through local curricular partnerships, it frequently engages community members and institutions in the school and vice versa. The school has a wonderful atmosphere that has been fostered by the deep commitment of the teachers and staff to the students and the community. Over the last year, the school has developed a comprehensive strategic plan that provides vision and direction. We want to bring on board a professional who can help support the school’s goals and who is dedicated to continual improvement of the school, the curriculum, and teaching excellence.
Candidates for this role should have a minimum of ten years’ teaching experience, along with a Master’s degree. Individuals with independent school experience will be strongly considered.
If you want more information about the school please visit our website www.vsnb.org and if are interested in applying for the role please send you materials to Head of School Tim Newbold (firstname.lastname@example.org).