Laurence School is seeking an upper or lower elementary school teacher who is an energetic, creative, and skillful educator. Teacher will be responsible for developing curriculum to enhance students’ skills and knowledge in various subjects and concepts. Demonstrated experience in encouraging students’ social/emotional skills and promoting thoughtful student participation is crucial.
An elementary teacher at Laurence School is responsible for delivering curriculum to a classroom of students. Working within the faculty team, this instructor works to develop students’ understanding of both academic content while also fostering crucial social-emotional learning. The essential job responsibilities shall include, but not be limited to, the following:
Cultivate and model a respectful, safe, creative, and engaging classroom
Utilize best instructional practices, methods, materials and technology
Plan and implement appropriately challenging curriculum in both large and small groups
Work collaboratively and communicate effectively
Relate to and communicate well with all members of the school community
Guide and develop students to become confident and successful in their classroom experience
Employ effective teaching methods and student management skills
Communicate student progress with the administration and parents
Perform other duties as assigned.
2-5 years of experience with teaching/working with children in a school setting
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential or Master’s Degree in education (or related field)
Able to pass state and federal background checks
About Laurence School
Laurence School is an independent, non-profit K-6 school established in 1953 with a strong commitment to the development of the Total Child through academic, social, emotional and physical development. Located in Valley Glen, California, the school has an enrollment of 300 students. To learn more, please visit the school website: www.laurenceschool.com