The Dalton School aspires to be a leader in progressive and modern education. To that end, we are opening two new floors on top of our current school building dedicated to an expansive vision of collaborative learning. These floors contain state-of-the-art teaching and project rooms, fabrication facilities, and specialized spaces including a greenhouse and teaching kitchen.
We are looking to expand our Computer Science faculty with a full-time CS educator who will teach students in 4th to 9th grade, pioneer curriculum on the new floors, and enhance our community.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Support the mission of The Dalton School and the Dalton Plan
Engage actively in equity and social justice work at The Dalton School
Design innovative, engaging, and differentiated middle school CS instruction
Collaborate with other departments to plan assignments and curriculum
Bachelor’s degree in CS or related field required; graduate degree preferred
Open-minded, flexible, adaptable, and enthusiastic about giving and receiving feedback
Eagerness to rethink and iterate on CS pedagogy in Middle School and to develop new curriculum in Middle School and early High School
Experience building a positive classroom culture for middle school students
Ability to work productively and collaboratively with our faculty and student body
The Dalton School actively seeks to forward the equity and diversity of our community in our admissions, programs, and hiring. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, ethnic origin, age, physical disability or sexual orientation in administration of our educational policies, hiring policies, admissions policies, financial aid programs, athletics and other school-administered programs.
Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to the employment portal using the following link - www.dalton.org/employment
The Dalton School is an independent, co-educational day school (K-12), founded in 1919 by the renowned progressive educator Helen Parkhurst. Parkhurst’s visionary Dalton Plan remains the keystone of the school’s progressive educational philosophy and is now the model for over 200 Dalton schools in other parts of the world.
The Dalton School is the innovative leader in developing creative problem solvers who identify issues, grapple with possibilities, and design solutions to global challenges from multiple perspectives.
Dalton is recognized for its rigorous, innovative educational curriculum and offers its 1,300 students a breadth of stimulating and challenging programs taught by our dedicated faculty. Our high academic standards are complemented by an exemplary performing and fine arts curriculum – taught by faculty who are professionals in their fields – and a full range of athletic teams and extra-curricular activities.
The Dalton School actively seeks to forward diversity through its programs and hiring.