Inly School seeks a full time Lower School Innovation Teacher to join our dedicated faculty and staff at our Toddler to Eighth Grade Montessori school for the 2021–2022 school year. The Lower School Innovation Teacher brings to life the skills and habits of creativity, design, problem solving and making for all of our Children’s House (PK-K) and Lower Elementary (Grade 1-3) students through the design and delivery of an innovation curriculum and related programming. The Lower School Innovation Teacher, in coordination with the Upper School Innovation Teacher, manages the da Vinci Studio, which occupies, along with our School library, the heart of the School. Working together, the Innovation Teachers play a vital role in creating a vibrant atmosphere of making as part of Inly’s overall culture of creativity.
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:
Design a comprehensive scope and sequence for building skills in technology and the i-4 (Imagine, Inquire, Invent, Implement) process in Children’s House and Lower Elementary that build to and align with the skills developed in the Upper School.
Prepare and deliver engaging, age appropriate lessons, which will build skills in design, technology and making in students in Children’s House and Lower Elementary.
Work collaboratively to design and continuously improve the academic program in alignment with Inly School’s strategic objectives and our Montessori core values.
Create and maintain a prepared environment in the da Vinci Studio that is well ordered, clean, inviting, encourages student exploration and growth, and facilitates each student’s growing concentration and independence.
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 Credentials, preferred
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
Additional Salary Information: Based on Experience
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.