Job

Lower Elementary Co-Lead Teacher Position 2021-22

Kingsley Montessori School, Boston MA
Lower Elementary (6-9 years)

Description

DESCRIPTION: Kingsley is looking for culturally aware applicants for the position of Lower Elementary Co-Lead Teacher. We seek reflective, intentional educators who are looking to contribute to a progressive Montessori curriculum, pedagogy, and principles. As a Co-Lead Teacher, this individual will share responsibility for all aspects of our students’ classroom experience and for developing strong partnerships with parents and colleagues. Other important duties include advancing your professional and personal growth and fulfilling administrative duties. All teachers attend regular meetings, observe, advise, and serve as a mentor and role model for other faculty in the areas of curriculum.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS degree required and MA degree preferred Minimum of three years teaching experience Experience with a variety of instructional methods and multi-age learning environments Ability to work collaboratively with faculty to enhance curriculum and community Commitment to meeting the needs of each child Commitment to professional growth and best practices in education Either American Montessori Society (AMS), or Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) teaching credentials required.

Benefits

BENEFITS: Competitive, independent school salaries 403b plan Dental, Health, and Flexible Spending (FSA) Extensive, professional development opportunities, including Montessori training Qualified transportation program Tuition reimbursement for eligible employees seeking Montessori certification Kingsley tuition remission of up to 50% for eligible children of full-time employees

Contact Information

TO APPLY, CANDIDATES SHOULD SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION* BY EMAIL: A cover letter describing your interest in the position with an overview of your background and experience with children and education A current resume APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO: Hilary Gillcrist, Associate Director of Operations & Senior Administrative Assistant — working@kingsley.org *Electronic file names must be in the following format: FirstName LastName CoverLetter Year FirstName LastName Resume Year