Dynamic, enthusiastic and energetic teacher for PK3 or PK4 class. A Bachelors or Masters in Education with a focus in Early Childhood is required. The ideal candidate would have experience working in a hands-on, play-based program and a strong background in child development.
Additional Selection Criteria
Have a commitment to teaching skills and concepts through investigation and exploration
Enjoy working on a collaborative team
Belief in the constructivist approach to teaching and learning
Knowledgeable of inquiry and project-based teaching and learning
Expertise in differentiated instruction
Some knowledge of Spanish
Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills
Willingness to participate in and contribute to school community activities
Passion for working with children
Knowledge of independent school education preferred
Those interested in this position should send a cover letter, resume and references to Betty Gootson, Head of The Experiential School of Tampa Bay at email@example.com
Founded in 1923, Shorecrest is one of the oldest independent schools in Florida serving approximately 950 students from PK to Grade 12. Last year, more than 60% of its graduates matriculated to universities outside the state of Florida. Its curriculum is challenging and offers students multiple opportunities for advanced study through its extensive AP program, advanced elective offerings, and an I...ndependent Study option. St. Petersburg is a vibrant and growing city, named as one of the world’s most attractive small cities for art. It has a lively downtown, abuzz with outdoor concerts and markets, and it is within minutes of some of the most beautiful beaches in the country.
Shorecrest Preparatory School welcomes candidates for admission or employment, regardless of age, race, culture, gender, sexual orientation, religion, socio-economic status, national or ethnic origin, and does not discriminate on the basis of any category protected by law in the administration of any of its programs.