Bullis School seeks a 2nd Grade Homeroom Teacher beginning academic year 2021-2022 to contribute to our vibrant learning community. Candidates should be capable of teaching a wide range of students, with a specific focus on the development and implementation of a robust and engaging curriculum in language arts, mathematics, and social studies to a homeroom group of up to 12 second grade students.
Bullis School is an independent, coeducational college preparatory day school for students in grades K-12 situated on a beautiful 102-acre campus in Potomac, MD, and is home to a full range of state-of-the-art facilities for learning, arts, discovery, and athletics. To learn more about teaching and learning at Bullis School please click here.
Lower School Homeroom teachers develop and implement curriculum, evaluate student work using grades and comments, and communicate student progress with parents. Teachers create the conditions for discovery both inside and outside of the classroom supporting and encouraging students to take risks, collaborate and explore. Successful Lower School teachers at Bullis are committed to ongoing professional development and a wide range of teaching approaches to reach a diverse student population. In line with the school’s culture of innovation and a student-centered approach, curriculum development and lesson-design are continuous endeavors.
Bullis is a community that welcomes new people and ideas, embraces diversity, and shares a common vision. Bullis is proud of its culture of innovation and growth and supports faculty with ample professional development opportunities that include a commitment to Equity, Inclusion and Justice training and education.
Qualified candidates should possess the following education & experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education or related field (required)
Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education or related field (preferred)
Minimum of two years prior teaching experience
Commitment to using professional role to further the creation of an equitable and inclusive school community
Experience teaching in a technology-rich environment
Flexible approach to learning, particularly regarding new technology systems and hardware
Experience with Responsive Classroom, Singapore Math or similar math curriculum, Readers and Writers Workshop preferred
Experience with Accelerated Reader and iPad integration technology (preferred)
Detail-oriented, with the capacity to effectively and efficiently manage numerous small and large tasks
Proficiency with basic productivity and media software
Proficiency with Windows and Apple OS, Microsoft Office, cloud computing (Google Docs, etc.), and other productivity and media software
Working knowledge of technology systems, including networks and hardware management
Teaching certificates are not required
Bullis School is committed to staff diversity, equality, and continued professional growth. Bullis School provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Bullis School complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.
About Bullis School
. Bullis School is an independent coeducational college preparatory day school for students in grades K-12 situated on a beautiful 102-acre campus in Potomac, MD, and is home to a full range of state-of-the-art facilities for learning, arts, discovery, and athletics.