We are seeing a caring, experienced and highly motivated Fourth Grade Head Teacher in our Lower School for the 2020-21 school year.
Packer’s commitment to diversity requires of all faculty members active and thoughtful engagement in work involving identity, equity and inclusion. We actively encourage applicants with broad and diverse backgrounds to apply.
A Fourth Grade Head Teacher provides general classroom instruction to approximately twenty-two students and is an advisor to class families. One of the chief roles of a Head Teacher in the Lower School at Packer is mentoring a full-time Associate Teacher in the classroom. Lower School Head Teachers are responsible for planning and implementing literacy, math, and social studies curricula and for helping to create and sustain a safe, inclusive classroom community. Lower School Head Teachers should be eager to engage in ongoing collaboration with colleagues on the grade level team, specialist area teachers, and administration. An ideal candidate must demonstrate a warm and inviting personality and have excellent interpersonal skills.
A Master’s Degree in Education is required and previous head teaching experience is highly preferable.
Internal Number: Job listing 12006
About The Packer Collegiate Institute
Grounded in rich traditions while embracing the future, Packer is a diverse community that balances the value of scholarship and the intellect with the importance of meaningful and sustained relationships. Guided by dedicated adults, Packer students are challenged to develop talents, pursue aspirations, and become empathetic, responsible, globally-minded women and men.
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