Georgetown Day School, an independent Pre-K-12 school located in Washington, D.C., seeks a second-grade teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. In a co-teaching arrangement, primary job responsibilities include teaching language arts, social studies, and math to second graders, as well as serving as a homeroom teacher. Rich content, creative pedagogy and authentic relationships are essential components of a GDS classroom. The ability to provide those elements, work collaboratively with colleagues, and place children’s interests and experiences at the heart of the classroom are essential components of the job. As a diverse, inclusive school devoted to preparing our students to live and work in an increasingly globalized and multicultural society, GDS is particularly interested in professionals with demonstrated interest and experience in working in such a school setting.
Qualifications: a B.A. in elementary education is required. A master’s degree and three years or more of teaching experience at the elementary school level are preferred.