Georgetown Day School, an independent Pre-K-12 school located in Washington, D.C., has an opening for a long-term leave replacement for a second grade teacher. The position is available immediately and will continue through January 31, 2020. In a co-teaching arrangement, primary job responsibilities include teaching language arts, social studies, and math to second graders, as well as serving as a homeroom teacher. Rich content, creative pedagogy and authentic relationships are essential components of a GDS classroom. The ability to provide those elements, work collaboratively with colleagues, and place children’s interests and experiences at the heart of the classroom are essential components of the job. As a diverse, inclusive school devoted to preparing our students to live and work in an increasingly globalized and multicultural society, GDS is particularly interested in professionals with demonstrated interest and experience in working in such a school setting.
Qualifications: a B.A. in elementary education is required. A master’s degree and three years or more of teaching experience at the elementary school level are preferred.
Application for all positions is done through our website using Ultipro. To apply and to find out more about the school, candidates should visit our website at www.gds.org.
Georgetown Day School does not discriminate in its educational, admissions, and personnel programs and policies or activities on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion or religious creed, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, disability or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law.