Lower Grammar School Teacher

The Geneva School Published: March 14, 2019
Location
Winter Park, Florida
Job Type
Category

Description

https://www.genevaschool.org/about-us/employment/lgsteacher/

Lower Grammar School Teacher

The Geneva School is looking for experienced, lower grammar school teachers with the ability to teach an integrated, child-centered curriculum. Full-time position for K4, K, 1st, or 2nd grade.

Qualified candidates will:

  • Hold at least a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or elementary education.
  • Have experience teaching in an early childhood setting.
  • Have an in-depth understanding of child development.
  • Be eager to work on a grade-level team to plan instruction and other student experiences such as plays, field trips, and simulations.
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate well with parents.
  • Display a love for learning and a passion to cultivate that love in their students.
  • Agree with the school’s statement of faith, attend and be in good standing with a Christian church, and live a life of discipleship under the Lordship of Jesus Christ.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have 3+ years teaching in an early childhood/grammar school classroom setting
  • Have early-childhood/grammar school teaching experience in a Christian classical school
  • Understand classical liberal arts education as it applies to grammar school instruction
  • Demonstrate an understanding of and skill in implementing classical curriculum and pedagogy, and seek to grow in his/her understanding of this tradition in order to re-imagine and embody the richest practices of Christian, liberal arts education.
  • Be capable of instilling in students the art of math, the art of language, and the love of story.