Cape Henry Collegiate, a leading independent, coeducational day school in Virginia Beach, VA is seeking an innovative and experienced elementary school teacher for its thriving Lower School. Students are used to working in a very creative and vibrant environment and are fully engaged by teachers who know their students extremely well and plan activities accordingly.
The ideal candidate must have the ability to organize classroom instruction into whole group activities, small group activities, and one-on-one instruction. The candidate should be comfortable using a wide variety of print and online resources to teach reading, spelling and writing. The ability to use a hands-on math curriculum and to reinforce, remediate, or extend students beyond the confines of this curriculum is also a must.
The candidate should be technologically proficient and able to use a variety of applications and websites to enhance students’ digital presence. A large focus for the school is on global education, and the successful candidate will have an awareness of 21st Century global competencies and knowledge of how to weave those competencies through the curriculum.
Proven leadership experience and an innovative spirit are a requirement for this position. Having the vision and ability to enthusiastically drive a team, to plan creative and resourceful lessons, and to bring exciting new initiatives to the grade level are all desirable qualities.
Excellent written and oral communication skills are required for frequent and high-level communication with parents.
Interested candidates, with a minimum of three years classroom teaching experience, should send resume, cover letter, and three letters of recommendation to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cape Henry Collegiate is an independent, Prekindergarten through Grade 12 college-preparatory, coeducational school with over 950 students in Virginia Beach, Va.
The School's Mission is: To know, value, and challenge each student. We commit to building a diverse and inclusive community. We seek to graduate independent thinkers and globally aware citizens.
Cape Henry Collegiate is committed to building a diverse faculty/staff and strongly encourages applications from minority candidates.
About Cape Henry Collegiate
Cape Henry Collegiate is a coeducational independent day school with an enrollment of nearly 900 located on a 30-acre campus in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The School is noted for its meaningful honor code, strong academics, competitive athletic programs, commitment to the visual and performing arts, global education, and caring environment.