Wooster School seeks atechnology teacher to help construct and execute a vision for a 5-12 curriculum sequence rooted in robotics and coding. The ideal candidate will have an advanced degree, teaching experience at both the middle and upper school levels, and a capacity and desire to teach across grade levels and divisions. S/he will be a curious student of the art and science of teaching and learning, and be interested in identifying opportunities and leading group(s) of students in competitions on and off-campus. S/he will be a lifelong learner and demonstrate a flexible, positive, and a can-do disposition. Interest and experience in competency-based education and the use of the LMS platforms that facilitate it is a significant plus, as is experience with making and digital design.
Founded in 1926, Wooster School, a co-educational, K-12, college preparatory day school with an enrollment of approximately 375 students. The School is located in Danbury, Connecticut and, by design, educates a diverse population of students in terms of academic ability, socioeconomic background, and ethnicity. Wooster is a member of the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools and the National Association of Independent Schools.
While Wooster’s traditions of self-help and relationship-building have long been recognized as strengths, our more recent commitment to innovative approaches to teaching and learning are making us a leader in the independent school world. We are committed to a learner-centered environment for our students, and to exploring the full potential of competency-based and personalized teaching and learning.
Full-time Wooster teachers:
Participate in our advisory program
Play a role in our afternoon programming
Demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning through continued professional development
Salary & Benefits
This is a full?time, exempt position. Salaries are competitive with local independent schools. A competitive benefits package includes retirement, health insurance, tuition remission, short and long-term disability, and life insurance.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and statement of philosophy to: