Cold Spring School is a progressive independent school located in New Haven, Connecticut. The school has opened the search for a Head Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. The position entails a supervisory and mentoring relationship with an Associate Teacher and responsibility for daily and overall curriculum implementation, development and planning. A candidate should have a Master’s Degree, a minimum of five years of successful classroom teaching experience and excellent classroom management skills. He/she should have a commitment to the school’s progressive education philosophy and it’s child-centered approach to teaching, an ability to teach an integrated curriculum and an ability to work and communicate effectively with students, parents, and colleagues.
Salary commensurate with experience.
About Cold Spring School
Cold Spring School is a progressive, independent school that welcomes children from diverse backgrounds in multi-grade classrooms from preschool to sixth grade. Small by design, Cold Spring serves about 145 students. Children’s voices are heard and are integral in the process of learning, and a balance of collaboration and independence is intentionally fostered. Teachers create vibrant learning environments where discovery, engagement, and kindness are valued.
Cold Spring School, located in New Haven, is accredited by the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools.