Buckley Country Day School, a K-8 independent school in Nassau County, New York, seeks a full-time English teacher to teach 5th and 6th grade students for the 2020 - 2021 school year.
Teaching 5th and 6th Grade English classes
Developing dynamic skills-based lessons
Focusing on core proficiencies of critical reading, analytical writing, and self-expression
Designing appropriate assessments to gauge comprehension
Incorporating a variety of pedagogical strategies to motivate middle school students
Differentiating instruction to engage all learners
Utilizing technological tools to enhance understanding
Fostering an inclusive and equitable classroom environment
Collaborating with colleagues on immersive projects and simulations
Serving as a grade-level advisor
Preferred qualifications include:
Experience teaching English and/or Language Arts
Knowledge and passion in the subject matter
Clear desire to work with Middle School students
Comfort in teaching via a virtual platform
Excellent communication skills
Interest in professional development
Desire to contribute to the whole school community
Interested candidates should please send a resumé and cover letter in PDF format to Mercer Hall, Head Of Upper School, at email@example.com.
About Buckley Country Day School
Founded in 1923, Buckley Country Day School is a mission-driven, independent co-educational day school that serves 355 children in grades toddler through grade eight. Buckley provides the foundation that enables students to excel as educated, ethical, and self-confident individuals. The school emphasizes the mastery of both fundamental skills as well as skills to ensure success in the fast-changing globally oriented world.
For more information, please visit the school's website: https://www.buckleycountryday.com/
Buckley Country Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status or marital status.