Chatham Day School, a coeducational preschool through grade eight independent school in Chatham, New Jersey is currently seeking a Lower School Lead Teacher (Grade 1 or 2) for the 2018-19 school year. The Lower School Lead Teacher is responsible for providing a stimulating and developmentally appropriate educational environment in accordance with the School’s mission and philosophy. We encourage you to visit our website, www.chathamdayschool.org, to learn more about our mission.
Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in education or related field and preferably a master’s degree. Minimum of 3-5 years Lower School lead teaching experience and a desire to work in a collaborative, collegial community. Experience in independent schools is a plus.
Job Description: Plan, implement, and differentiate curriculum in math, reading and writing workshops, science and social studies; communicate with families regarding student progress, both verbally and in writing; meaningfully integrate technology into the academic program; participate in professional development; create a supportive and caring classroom environment in which students can learn and interact positively with one another through student-centered instruction, collaboration and authentic assessment.
Chatham Day School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, ancestry, sex, age, marital status, physical handicap, medical condition, gender identity or expression or other basis prescribed by law. Chatham Day School complies with applicable laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy pertains to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruitment, employment, salary, promotion and assignment.
Interested applicants please send a cover letter that addresses your ability to fulfill the above job qualifications and a resume to email@example.com . Please include the job title in the subject line of your email. No phone calls, please.
About Chatham Day School
Chatham Day School is a co-educational, preschool to eighth grade independent school in Chatham, New Jersey.