Founded in 1999, Seven Arrows Elementary is known for a powerful K-6 liberal arts education that fuses rigorous academics with world culture and the arts. A best practice school, we combine both traditional and progressive approaches to meet the needs of each student. Our K-6 school is small by design and has historically maintained that meaningful education is ever-evolving, individualized and responsive. For 20 years, our school community has been committed to brain research, child development, and the most relevant pedagogical practices.
Associate Teacher - Elementary School
Position Summary: Seven Arrows seeks a dynamic Associate Teacher to start in August 2020. The Associate Teacher is responsible for supporting all facets of learning along with the critical role of supporting the Lead Teacher.
Responsibilities: Support the lower school grade Lead Teacher
Supervise children during transitions and some specialty classes.
Teach a small math class
Assist STEAM teacher during STEAM classes when needed.
Provide coverage when needed for lunch
Deliver Digital Citizenship lessons with support from the Director of Innovation
Share responsibilities to record and maintain school, classroom, and student information such as attendance, student assessments, and progress reports
Attend faculty meetings
Attend school related evenings and environmental programs
Attend school related evening events and environmental programs
Adhere to school hours for teachers which are 7:30 am – 3:30 pm Monday through Friday
-Bachelor's Degree in Education
-Demonstrates our Core Values : Citizenship, Gratitude and Empathy, Integrity, Pursuit of Excellence, Respect and Responsibility.
- An unwavering commitment to students and the community
- Enthusiasm for the opportunities and challenges inherent in working with elementary school age students
- Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate with students, colleagues and parents
- Willingness to model professional and ethical standards
- A commitment to professional development
- A commitment to social emotional and multicultural education - Willingness to differentiate instruction
About Seven Arrows Elementary School
Founded in 1999, Seven Arrows Elementary is a small by design independent K-6 school in Pacific Palisades, California. Our one-class-per-grade learning community ensures that each child is known and supported academically as well as in their own social/emotional development. The primary impetus for learning comes from within the child. It is our mission, therefore, to organize and structure our programs in such a way as to fully engage every student, while being sensitive to the rich diversity of learning styles, strengths, and interests. Our goals go beyond helping our students reach academic excellence. We strive for differentiated learning, multicultural awareness, and interconnectedness among students across grade levels. Our community of children, teachers, and parents strives to instill a respect for self, others, and the environment. We share a strong commitment to promoting positive change and peaceful coexistence in the world through the power of education. We incorporate progressive, proven, and research-based pedagogies to deliver a meaningful and joyful educational experience for each child, infusing rigorous academics with innovation, world culture, and the arts.