Responsible, adaptable, creative, flexible, and takes initiative
A talented, student-centered + inspiring educator
A culturally competent, engaged community member
An excellent communicator
Reflective and committed to growth-mindset
Trained or experienced with Contexts for Learning Mathematics and Writers Workshop (a plus but not required)
The Core of the Work:
Plan and manage a dynamic classroom environment where all students feel seen and valued
Collaborate with Lower School colleagues to assure coherence, relevance and vibrancy of program
Work with Learning Specialist for appropriate accommodations and differentiation for all learners
Communicate regularly with parents/guardians via emails, calls and ParentSquare posts, including and at minimum three conferences across the year
Supervise and support inclusive + fair play
Maintain fluency with technology and digital citizenship
Continue to develop relevant professional knowledge and skills, particularly as related to academic and cultural competencies
The San Francisco School: An independent school, pre-K through eighth grade, with a commitment to a multicultural + inclusive community. The San Francisco School embraces San Francisco’s ethnic, cultural + economic diversity. Our progressive approach to education encourages children to develop self-reliance, strong academic skills, creativity, + a sense of social justice. They graduate academically prepared, inquisitive, courageous, + eager for the challenges ahead.
We are committed to increasing staff diversity, both to reflect the high value SFS places on multicultural understanding + for the direct benefit of each student.
How to Apply:
If you are ready to join us, send a single document by April 21, 2021 with your letter of interest, resume + 3 references to: email@example.com. Also include how you heard about this position.