Founded in 1764, Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School balances a rigorous comprehensive college preparatory curriculum with healthy social and emotional development. We dedicate ourselves to educating students with diverse talents and backgrounds and offer them opportunities to learn, reflect and safely express their ideas and creativity. With our parent body, we share a fundamental commitment to high academic achievement and the development of social responsibility.
Kindergarten Teacher Leave Replacement
The Kindergarten Teacher Leave Replacement holds primary responsibility for the implementation and development of the CGPS Kindergarten curriculum and the success of its students. The Grammar School Teacher is committed to continuously improving curriculum and instruction through collaboration as part of a grade level departmental team.
Create unit plans that reflect sequential learning with differentiated activities based on students’ knowledge and skills.
Use grade level guidelines to assess and evaluate students throughout the year, maintaining records and writing report cards accordingly.
Collaborate positively and respectfully with all members of the Grammar School community, including colleagues, school administrators and parents.
Belief in and alignment with Columbia Grammar’s core beliefs and educational philosophy
Proven track-record to high achievement in the classroom
Evidence of self-motivation and willingness to be a team player
Bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s degree is preferred
Minimum of two years full-time teaching experience
Valid State Certification is helpful but not required, preferably in Early Childhood
Ability to communicate effectively and establish rapport with parents
7:45am - 3:30pm Monday through Friday
Weekly faculty meetings (Thursdays until 4:30) and department meetings
August 27, 2019 - December 20, 2019
We offer highly competitive salaries, exceptional vacation time and benefits, and a warm and supportive culture.
How to Apply
Interested candidates should send letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Cover letters should be addressed to Ms. Sarah McLean, Grammar School Director. Please put “Kindergarten Teacher Leave Replacement” in the subject line.
Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment decisions including hiring, transferring and promotions are based on merit and business needs, and not on race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, alienage, age, pregnancy, marital/partnership status, military status, citizenship, military status, mental or physical disability, veteran status, genetic predisposition, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.
Additional Salary Information: We offer highly competitive salaries, exceptional vacation time and benefits, and a warm and supportive culture.