Ethical Culture Fieldston School is a progressive PreK-12 independent school that has been serving students from throughout New York City and the surrounding suburbs since 1878. ECF offers a rich curriculum in the arts, sciences, and humanities. A co-ed, nonsectarian school, it serves a diverse community of about 1,700 students on two campuses -- one in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, and the other in Manhattan. Ethical Culture School, located on the Upper West Side at 63rd Street and Central Park West, is comprised of approximately 450 students Pre-K through 5th Grade and 80 faculty members.
We are looking for an experienced teacher who advocates the ideals of Progressive Education, creates an environment that promotes academic excellence and infuses ethics throughout the curriculum. The successful candidates should be dynamic, creative, and experienced in best practices. These individuals will join grade level teams of committed and collaborative colleagues.
Experience with a variety of strategies and approaches to literacy and math instruction
Experience with a variety of reading assessments
Experience in developing social studies curricula with a hands-on, developmentally appropriate focus
Sense of humor and a passion for teaching
Only complete applications will be reviewed. Applications will be reviewed as they are received, and the position will remain open until filled.
Ethical Culture Fieldston School provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Ethical Culture Fieldston School complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location.
Ethical Culture Fieldston School is a progressive preK-12 independent school serving students from throughout New York City and the surrounding suburbs. Committed to academic excellence, ethical learning, and progressive education, ECFS offers a rich and challenging curriculum in the arts, sciences, and humanities. A coed, nonsectarian school, it serves a diverse community of about 1,700 students ...from PreK to 12 on two campuses -- one in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, and the other in Manhattan.