Location: Washington, D.C.
Type: Full Time
Lowell School, a progressive independent school in Washington DC, is seeking applicants for the position of Pre-Primary Teacher for the 2023-2024 school year. Applicants should possess knowledge of early childhood development and have a demonstrated understanding of the social, emotional, and academic needs of young children. This co-teaching position reports to the Director of Pre-Primary School.
- Minimum CDA certification; Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or a related field preferred
- 3-5 years of teaching experience with children ages 2.5-4 years old
- Demonstrated experience with Reggio Emilia, Emergent Curriculum, and/or Montessori methodologies
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Lowell School requires all employees to be fully vaccinated, unless you have a medical or religious exemption. Fully vaccinated includes boosters. Proof of COVID vaccinations will be needed during the onboarding process.
Lowell School is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local or federal laws.
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About LOWELL SCHOOL
Our mission is to create an inclusive community of life-long learners in which individual is valued and respected. At Lowell, dedicated teachers nurture curiosity and help children develop fundamental skills and deep, conceptual understandings that will last a lifetime. In the Pre-Primary School, opportunities abound for exploration, discovery, and learning. Teachers pay close attention to each child’s social, emotional, and academic development. In the Primary and Middle Schools, a rigorous, integrated curriculum—which includes the full complement of academic classes, as well as arts, technology, and physical education—engages students in active, experiential learning. A strong social curriculum develops interpersonal skills, multicultural understanding, and community engagement. A full array of after-school activities—including sports, swimming lessons, music lessons, and minicourses—are also available for all enrolled students.