Primary Responsibilities: Provide classroom instruction in Lower School classrooms and help to facilitate small-group instruction; support integration across Lower School curriculum areas and collaboration between teachers; work with colleagues to design meaningful learning experiences for students; foster communication and a respectful partnership between teachers and parents.
The Hamlin School seeks teachers who will support and implement the school’s mission and Creed. There is a commitment to passionate engagement with both the art and science of teaching. Hamlin teachers are caring, compassionate, collaborative, and are dedicated to the education of girls and to the integration of 21st century essential capacities into lesson design. The role of an Associate Teacher is a collaborative one. While the Lead Teacher shoulders primary responsibility for a class, both teachers are expected to plan together to deliver whole and small-group instruction across content areas. The Associate Teacher participates actively in teaching and assessment, attends Student Support Services meetings, supports parent-teacher conferences and report-writing, and substitutes for the Head Teacher.
Through partnership with a Head Teacher, provide whole-group, small-group, and individual instruction in language arts, mathematics, social studies, and social/emotional curricula as identified in the Curriculum Guide
Work collaboratively to provide instruction and care for a specific homeroom class or subject area
Communicate and collaborate with other faculty and staff regarding each student
Assess student progress using a variety of data collection tools and methods
Identify materials, resources, and technology needs for program
Integrate appropriate technology tools and resources for instruction
Support and update class web page (s) and blog (s)
Participate actively in faculty meetings, admissions, and other school events
Pursue relevant opportunities for professional growth and development
Supervise students in other roles such as recess, lunch, field trips, carpool, etc.
Participate in 3rd and 4th grade outdoor education trips
Perform other duties consistent with the above responsibilities
About The Hamlin School
The Hamlin School seeks employees who will support and implement the school’s educational mission and live the ethical values expressed in the Hamlin Creed: compassion; courage; honesty; respect; and responsibility. Hamlin employees strive to be self-aware, caring, collaborative, flexible, committed to their professional growth, and dedicated to excellence in education for girls.