Sacramento Country Day School, a leader in Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade independent school education since 1964, seeks a Second Grade Teacher to add to our excellent faculty.
We are seeking a candidate who has the following attributes:
An expert at building a classroom community
Skilled in teaching reading and math (Everyday Math experience is a plus)
Enjoys integrating subjects and developing curriculum
Engages with parents as partners in their children's growth and development
Has a sense of humor, and enjoys collaborating with colleagues
Will meet the needs of a wide range of learners
Able to integrate social emotional learning into the curriculum. Responsive Classroom training is a plus.
Has great communication skills.
The ideal candidate will add strength to a wide range of programs and embrace a diverse and powerful learning community. Country Day is an inclusive community and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds. As our mission states, “Sacramento Country Day inspires intellectual discovery and engages a diverse community to think critically, live creatively, and act compassionately.”
At least three years of lead teaching experience
School requirements: Background check, First Aid/CPR trained (school sponsored), negative TB result.
Sacramento Country Day School teachers are active in the school community, many serving as advisors, trip chaperones, and coaches. The ideal candidate will add strength to a wide range of programs and embrace a diverse and powerful learning community.
Interested candidates should send a single .pdf file that includes a letter of interest, resume, and list of three (3) references to Maisae Affour, Head of Lower School at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Sacramento Country Day School
Sacramento Country Day School, the leading elementary, middle, and secondary school in Sacramento and throughout the region, inspires intellectual discovery and engages a diverse community to think critically, live creatively, and act compassionately. Country Day's core values, as outlined in our mission statement, include: Intellectual Discovery, Diversity, Critical Thinking, Creativity, and Compassion. Serving 485 students in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade, Country Day is located in Sacramento, California, between San Francisco and Lake Tahoe, with both roughly 90 minutes away.