Inly School seeks an experienced Lower Elementary teacher to team-teach in a multi-age elementary classroom (grades 1–3) beginning in August, 2021.
At Inly School our dynamic Montessori+ practices inspire our inclusive community of learners to explore and shape ourselves and the world with joyful persistence, curiosity and compassion. Our commitment to anti-racist and anti-bias teaching practices are the privilege and responsibility of every member of the Inly Community. Inly School actively seeks faculty, families and leadership who embrace and practice skills that reflect our Montessori core values of collaboration, respect, compassion and empathy.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Work collaboratively with a co-teacher daily, and with colleagues more generally to design and continuously improve the academic program in alignment with Inly School strategic objectives and our Montessori core values. Curriculum responsibilities include comprehensive, age appropriate instruction in math, reading, writing, cultural studies, science, spelling, practical life and life skills.
Create and maintain a prepared environment that is well ordered, clean, inviting, encourages student exploration and growth, and facilitates each student’s growing concentration and independence.
Observe and evaluate each child’s individual progress and use those observations to record and plan future lessons that are developmentally and academically appropriate for each student.
Invest in the whole child understanding that meeting the emotional needs of each student is a primary task of the Montessori educator.
Medical, dental and vision insurance
Company-paid life insurance; supplemental life insurance available
Paid vacation, holidays, sick (faculty only) and personal time
Flexible spending plans for both medical and dependent care
Life, AD&D (employer paid), Vision
Accident, Cancer, Critical Illness
Employer paid LTD, STD
Free AM/PM Club and Discovery program for enrolled students of faculty
Strong Candidates will have:
Master’s Degree, preferred
Montessori credential, ages 6–9, AMS preferred (training available for qualified candidates)
A strong foundation in and understanding of Montessori philosophy and pedagogy, as well as an interest in current educational research and innovative practices
Minimum three years teaching experience
A demonstrated ability to embrace multicultural perspectives with experience building an inclusive environment and a commitment to anti-bias teaching practices
Experience with Lucy Calkins Writers Workshop and Fountas and Pinnell literacy program a plus
About Inly School
Located on Boston’s South Shore, Inly School is a progressive all gender day school for students in toddler through 8th grade. Inly blends Montessori curriculum and philosophy with educational best practices to teach core subjects, world languages, arts, athletics, and life skills in a highly experiential and individualized manner.