Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified candidates for a year-round pre-Kindergarten 4 lead teacher. We seek teachers who are knowledgeable about teaching young children and who have comprehensive knowledge of the intellectual, social, emotional and physical developmental needs of three- and four-year-olds. The candidate also should have demonstrated ability to provide a student-centered classroom environment and positive learning experience, to differentiate curriculum, and to foster intellectual curiosity and critical thinking skills. Candidates should be interested in working with students from a variety of backgrounds who possess a range of abilities and learning styles. The position requires collaborative work with others; therefore, this individual must be able to work effectively with colleagues and parents. We strive to attract flexible, lifelong learners who are reflective about their teaching practices and expect to collaborate, innovate, and grow as teachers and mentors.
A bachelor’s degree and certification in early childhood education is required; a master’s degree and previous teaching experience in an early childhood setting are preferred.
Interested candidates should submit an application, cover letter, resume, unofficial copies of transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate degrees, professional references and, if applicable, teacher certifications to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Norfolk Collegiate School
Norfolk Collegiate is an independent, co-educational pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12 school in Norfolk, Virginia. For more than 70 years, we have been developing critical thinkers, doers and explorers through innovative, engaging instruction in an inclusive and supportive learning community.
Our school is comprised of nearly 600 students and 100 faculty and staff on two campuses nearly three miles apart and within 10 minutes of downtown Norfolk. The middle (Grades 6-8) and upper school (Grades 9-12) are located on Granby Street. The lower school (pre-K-Grade 5) is located on Tidewater Drive.