We are searching for a high-energy, creative, passionate teacher to join our 4th Grade Team in August of 2021. The ideal candidate must have a joyful growth mindset, be an excellent writing teacher, possess strong classroom management skills, excitement for teaching, and the ability to relay that enthusiasm to students. In addition, the ideal candidate will be able to collaborate with a diverse group of students through a variety of student-centered pedagogical methods including project-based assessments that will develop and grow each student to his or her highest potential.
In addition, the ideal candidate will be able to collaborate with a diverse group of students through a variety of student-centered pedagogical methods including project-based assessments that will develop and grow each student to his or her highest potential.
As a school, we pride ourselves on our students’ critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and communication skills. The successful candidate will have experience with and commitment to purposeful SEL instruction and be an outstanding communicator. Partnering with members of a department in conjunction with the rest of the faculty to support student growth and success is a core competency of every Prairie faculty member.
Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree in elementary education is required; a Master’s degree and 3-5 years experience teaching is preferred. Qualified candidates will possess a passion for inclusion and community efforts.
About The Prairie School
Nestled between two large cities, Chicago and Milwaukee, you’ll find an academic gem along the shores of Lake Michigan in Wind Point, Wisconsin. With a Frank Lloyd Wright architectural design, the 365,000 square foot campus welcomes you with 32 acres of green space. The Prairie School, is a student-centered, college preparatory, independent day school currently serving 650 students from age three through 12th grade. With a team of outstanding faculty from all over the world, a joyous, collaborative work environment, and small classes, the school prides itself on excellent working conditions, with a competitive salary and benefit package that commensurate with experience and degree.