Our school is seeking a dynamic Pre-Kindergarten 3-year-old Lead Teacher who is ready and able to lead our expanding Pre Kinder 3-year-old program. We are a co-educational independent school serving students from Pre-Kinder 3 through 8thgrade in Austin, Texas. The Lower School is comprised of grades Pre-Kinder 3 -4th grade and the Middle School houses grades 5-8. We provide a challenging and enriched curriculum that allows graduates to achieve success in the high schools of their choice. Early childhood homeroom teachers must possess a love for children in all their developmental stages, the ability to work well on a team, excellent oral and written communication skills with both colleagues and the community, and be motivated, life-long learners.
The ideal candidate, therefore, has at least three years of teaching experience at the early childhood level, has demonstrated a passion for preschool students and for innovative teaching, and is either experienced in, or willing to develop expertise in, social-emotional learning, project-based learning, and STEAM instruction. Additionally, the ideal candidate is knowledgeable about preschool curriculum and interested in working with an eye to delivering a balanced yet differentiated approach for our youngest students, as well as to positively supporting parents in their journeys with young children. We are a technology-rich school, thus teachers are expected to demonstrate meaningful skill with technology in order to create authentic learning experiences for their students.