The School in Rose Valley (SRV), a progressive preschool through sixth-grade, founded in 1929, seeks a 1st- and 2nd-grade teacher for the 2020-21 school year. This is a unique, exciting opportunity for a passionate teacher who wants to work at a well-established institution that remains true to its progressive roots.
SRV’s Mission is to know and love our students, support their natural enthusiasm for learning and play, and inspire them to make a positive difference in their world.
SRV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SRV does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.
To apply, please send a cover letter specifying how your interests and experiences fit with our mission and your resume to KJ Weist, Office Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The search will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
20 School Lane, Rose Valley PA 19063 ? theschoolinrosevalley.org ? t: 610.566.1088 f: 610.566.4640
Qualified candidates will have at least a bachelor’s degree and at least five years of teaching experience. Candidates must have experience with and a thorough understanding of progressive education, project-based learning, democratic classrooms, and emergent curriculum. A strong understanding of childhood development, as well as middle childhood and adolescent education, is essential. Candidates must also possess the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, staff, parents, and the public.