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Teaching Opportunity at the Stanley British Primary School 

Opening: Transitional Kindergarten (TK) teacher  

Full time position, to begin August 2022 

 

Responsibilities Include: 

  • Inspiring and educating children to develop to their full potential – socially, emotionally, intellectually, physically, and creatively 

  • Creating a safe, supportive, mutually respectful classroom community which values the distinct contributions, background, and abilities of each child 

  • Implementing integrated, meaningful, developmentally appropriate curricula in which students can explore and experiment through first-hand experiences 

  • Creating opportunities for students to know themselves, to make good choices, and take responsibility for their own learning and actions  

  • Communicating and collaborating with parents and actively involving them in the life of the classroom and of the school 

  • Communicating and collaborating positively and professionally with the Stanley staff and community 

  • Articulating to parents and prospective parents the developmental needs of a TK student and the importance of a TK program 

  • Actively engaging in ongoing professional development  

  • Commitment to nurturing the growth of an associate teacher who will work in classroom for up to 2 years 

  • Working with Division Head and Head of British Primary Professional Learning to design TK curriculum and the accompanying documents for example, Progress Reports

  • Collaborating with the K-1-2 team to prepare TK students for a multi age classroom


Desired Qualifications and Background Experience: 

  • A deep enjoyment in working with, honoring, and valuing each individual child 

  • A commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion as a core value in the classroom and within the school community 

  • An appreciation for the British Primary philosophy, including the Seven Goals for Learners: self-awareness, collaboration, curiosity, perseverance, academic resourcefulness, and joyful, life-long learning 

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills 

  • Flexibility and the ability to manage details and follow-through 

  • Teaching experience in Pre-K and K classrooms 

  • Experience adapting and modifying curriculum and meeting the needs of diverse learners 

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Education or related field 

  • A commitment to improving one’s craft and growing professionally, modeling the joyful, lifelong learning we seek to impart to our students 

Pay Range: $45,000-$80,000 depending on experience


We Value: 

  • An inclusive and diverse community 

  • Joyfulness 

  • Lifelong learning 

  • Positive and constructive communication 

  • Creativity, flexibility, and resourcefulness 

  • An understanding of children and childhood 

  • Commitment to making a positive difference in the world  

 

Equal Opportunity Employer 

Stanley BPS is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of Stanley BPS, including admissions, employment and access to services and programs. 

 

To initiate an application, Schedule a thirty-minute initial interview between Thanksgiving and December 13th with Simone Brackett, Head of K-1-

 

And send a cover letter and resume by Monday, December 13th, to: 

 

Susan Farr, Executive Assistant to the Head of School, [email protected]

  

Please contact Simone Brackett, Head of K-1-2, with any questions. [email protected]