Date Posted: 10 January, 2022
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Education: see above
Minimum Experience: see above
Greensboro Day School’s mission is to develop the intellectual, ethical, and interpersonal foundations students need to become constructive contributors to the world.
Early Childhood Homeroom Teacher
Job Description (Junior Kindergarten)
Director of the Lower School
Greensboro Day School seeks an experienced early childhood teacher for a full-time position in Junior Kindergarten for the 2022-2023 school year.
Greensboro Day School teachers are responsible for the physical, social, and emotional well-being of students. Teachers provide developmentally appropriate, engaging & effective learning experiences. They model lifelong learning by remaining current with leading edge, student-centered pedagogy.
The early childhood education homeroom teacher leads instruction of all core subjects (math, language arts, science, and social studies).
Adaptable & Growth Mindset
Productive conflict and resolution
Listens to Understand
Bachelor’s Degree; Master’s Degree and requisite certification in teaching preferred
Successful teaching experience (minimum two years preferred)
Understanding of child development
Engaging, dynamic, variable pedagogy
Experiential learning practitioner
Daily work requires supervising students both indoors and outdoors. Faculty are required to participate in regular safety drills, learn CPR, learn how to apply a tourniquet, provide basic first aid, administer epi-pens when needed, and be able to support other student-specific health-related needs. Some weekend, evening, or early morning work may be required from time to time.
Teachers of young children must be able to assist them in toileting, hand washing, nose-blowing, etc. They must be able to move quickly and frequently from standing to sitting with ease, and they must be able to sit on small chairs and the floor. All teachers must be able to provide adequate supervision indoors and outdoors, and they must be able to ensure the safety of students during drills and emergencies that may arise from time to time. Some evening and weekend commitments including school celebrations, admissions and athletic events, concerts, and plays are encouraged as part of the job.
There are no direct reports for classroom teachers.
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