Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified candidates for a year-round pre-kindergarten-3 lead teacher. We seek teachers who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching young children and who have comprehensive knowledge of the intellectual, social, emotional and physical developmental needs of three- and four-year-olds. The candidate also should have demonstrated ability to provide a student-centered classroom environment and positive learning experience, to differentiate curriculum, and to foster intellectual curiosity and critical thinking skills. Candidates should be interested in working with students from a variety of backgrounds who possess a range of abilities and learning styles. The position requires collaborative work with others; therefore, this individual must be able to work effectively with colleagues and parents. We strive to attract flexible, lifelong learners who are reflective about their teaching practices and expect to collaborate, innovate, and grow as teachers and mentors. A bachelor’s degree and certification in early childhood education is required; a master’s degree and previous teaching experience in an early childhood setting are preferred. Interested candidates should submit an application, cover letter, resume, unofficial copies of transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate degrees, professional references and, if applicable, teacher certifications to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Norfolk Collegiate School
Founded in 1948, the Norfolk Collegiate School is a co-educational college preparatory K-12 school located in Norfolk, VA. The school’s two campuses are home to approximately 600 students. The strong sense of community, high expectation for student engagement, leadership, and honorable living are among the elements that make the school truly distinctive. NCS offers Advanced Placement and honors programs in addition to its strong college preparatory curriculum all designed to engage active communications and experiential learning. It is accredited by the Virginia Association of Independent Schools and the Southern Association of Colleges and School.