Teach with us at The San Francisco School! Come cultivate + celebrate the intellectual, imaginative + humanitarian promise of each student.
Position Available: 2nd Grade Co-Head Teacher (50%) + K-4 Lower School STEAM Specialist (50%) Combines to one 100% FTE position Starts August 7, 2020
We seek a team member who is: ? Eager to implement lessons based on SFS Mission and SFS Educational Philosophy ? Passionate about and enjoys working with children ? Ready to collaborate on teaching teams ? Excited about designing and conducting integrated, engaging, and inclusive STEAM programming experiences ? Ready to assure students are joyfully engaged ? Responsible, adaptable, creative, flexible, and takes initiative ? A talented, student-centered + inspiring educator ? A culturally competent, engaged community member ? An excellent communicator ? A stand-up comedian or at least has a good sense of humor
The Core of the Work: ? Plan and manage a dynamic classroom environment where all students feel seen and valued ? Collaborate with Lower School colleagues to assure coherence, relevance and vibrancy of program ? Work closely with Lower School colleagues and the Director of Design, Engineering, and Technology to integrate STEAM skills and concepts into existing projects and work to develop new ones. ? Communicate regularly with parents/guardians ? Supervise and support inclusive + fair play ? Maintain fluency with technology and digital citizenship ? Continue to develop relevant professional knowledge and skills, particularly as related to academic and cultural competencies
About Us: The San Francisco School: An independent school, pre-K through eighth grade, with a commitment to a multicultural + inclusive community. The San Francisco School embraces San Francisco’s ethnic, cultural + economic diversity. Our progressive approach to education encourages children to develop self-reliance, strong academic skills, creativity, + a sense of social justice. They graduate academically prepared, inquisitive, courageous, + eager for the challenges ahead.
We are committed to increasing staff diversity, both to reflect the high value SFS places on multicultural understanding + for the direct benefit of each student.
How to Apply: If you are ready to join us, send a single document by February 25th, 2020 with your letter of interest, resume + 3 references to: [email protected]
For more information see us at www.sfschool.org or call us at 415.239.5065
DO NOT apply through the NAIS website. Send an email to [email protected] as directed.