Horizons at DCD is seeking a dedicated and effective Third Grade Lead Teacher with a dynamic talent for creating and nurturing a lifelong love of learning in children. We are looking for a talented, passionate, caring professional who will work as a team player to support this vibrant program, fulfill the Horizons mission, and create a joyous, inclusive, inspiring and educational culture. The Lead Teacher will work with a teaching assistant and a reading specialist, and will be supported by both the Program and Executive Director. It is our hope that Horizons summer staff members will return to the program for more than one summer as we continue to work together, support our students, and build the program and the community.
Essential Job Functions: The Lead Teacher will:
? Design and teach high quality, culturally competent, project-based curriculum and
engage students in learning throughout our six week summer enrichment program.
? Plan and lead fun, community-building games and enriching experiential learning
opportunities, and accompany students to swimming lessons and field trips.