The Summit School in Edgewater, MD, is seeking forward thinking, committed education professionals for the 2020-2021 school year. This position is full-time, requiring Maryland teaching certification or eligibility, with Special Education certification a plus. Must be willing to become Google Certified Educator Google Classroom Certified, Level 1. We are seeking teachers to teach varied curriculum to bright elementary grade students with learning differences. The Summit school offers small classes, differentiated instruction, and outstanding training opportunities. We are a strong professional community committed to our mission and to supporting each other. We are located 8 miles south of Annapolis. Email resume and a letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your salary requirements in your letter along with why you believe The Summit School aligns with your professional background, experiences, and goals.
Please note that we cannot provide expense reimbursement related to relocation.
We have a variety of teaching positions, spanning our grades. We are seeking teachers who are comfortable teaching English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. We are flexible with teacher preferences for grade level and content area. We provide training to all staff new to The Summit School, tailored to the specific role they will assume. Applicants are welcome to review our website, http://thesummitschool.org/, as well as the website we constructed for our Remote Learning this past spring , Summit School Remote Learning Website – Summit Students Learn.
Maryland Teaching certification or eligible for general education or special education certification for: elementary school, middle school, grades 6 through 12
Special Education certification or willingness to obtain
Comfortable and proficient with integrating technology in the teaching/learning process
Possesses Google Certified Educator Google Classroom, Level 1 or willingness to obtain
Experience with children who learn differently a plus
Please email kathleen.heefner with a letter of interest as stated above and a resume, or for questions regarding the positions available
About The Summit School
The Summit School is a not-for-profit full day special education program approved by the State of Maryland for student with specific learning disabilities such as dyslexia, dyscalculia, and other learning differences, and is accredited by the Association of Independent Maryland and DC Schools (AIMS). The school was established in September 1989 to promote literacy and success for bright children, grades 1-8, ages 6-15, who have unique educational needs and who have often been diagnosed with a language-based learning disability. The instructional program offers an integrated mainstream curriculum that emphasizes active teaching and learning, research-based methodologies and sensitivity to students’ unique learning profiles. We meet students where they are academically and bring them up to where they need to be. Our students receive individualized instruction in language arts, math, science, and social studies. Instruction is not only rigorous, it is relevant. Students learn and apply concepts as they relate to real-world issues. Summit’s program is well-rounded, offering students classes in performing and visual arts, outdoor education, and physical education. Ideal setting located eight miles south of Annapolis. www.thesummitschool.org