Teach Reading, Writing, Social Studies, and Math with rigor, purpose, and planning (STEAM and Design Thinking experience a plus).
Prepare motivating and stimulating lessons that reflect knowledge of the subject matter, best practices, and child development.
Employ a variety of teaching methods and differentiated instruction to engage different learning styles and ability levels in the classroom.
Maintain accurate records of assessment.
Generate a classroom culture that is engaging, student-focused, and effectively managed.
Encourage an inclusive classroom that accepts the different perspectives and backgrounds of the students and elicits a greater understanding of the world around them with a global perspective.
Effectively and consistently partner and communicate with parents, colleagues, and students.
Participate in professional development, reflect on teaching, and be open to new ideas and innovative learning.
Participate in school events and contribute to the school’s plan for growth
Perform duties assigned when needed for the supervision of students
Bachelor’s degree; Master’s degree preferred
Experience teaching elementary reading, writing, social studies, and math in a student-centered learning environment
Ability to design and deliver lessons based on best practices for reading, writing, and social studies instruction
Experience with project-based learning
Positive collaborator and a strong team player
Love of continuous learning and advancement
Strong communication skills and rapport with students, colleagues, and parents
Additional Salary Information: Very competitive salary, benefits (holidays, vacation, medical, dental). Opportunities for learning and professional growth. Very friendly and collaborative work environment.
About The Spring Hill School
The Spring Hill School is an independent school that believes in developing the whole child by providing strong academics and social-emotional learning to foster a lifelong love of learning. Our guiding values are: The Unique Potential of Each Child, Academic Excellence, Experiential Learning, Community & Diversity, Sustainability, and Global Engagement.
Teachers at The Spring Hill School are passionate, innovative, and dedicated members of the school community who work together to offer an engaging curriculum that promotes critical thinking and intellectual curiosity. We support our students to develop meaningful relationships with peers and faculty based on honesty, respect, and responsibility. We are a dedicated team of professionals who work closely together to create cross-curricular learning for all grade levels and maintain a positive work environment for all.