The Carey School is a Pre-K to 5 independent school in San Mateo, California, operating on two campuses. The Carey School is committed to being an inclusive environment that supports the social emotional growth of all constituents and seeks candidates who value this endeavor. At Carey, we work to create classroom communities that support learners in becoming joyful, engaged, thoughtful, metacognitive learners that can make their thinking visible.
We are currently seeking an experienced educator for a pre-kindergarten homeroom position in our play-based, developmental program. This position is a ten-month full-time, with full benefits. Candidates must have a minimum of three years of classroom teaching experience and at least 12 early childhood units. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated collaboration with colleagues including early childhood colleagues, as well as specialty teachers and will have experience with emergent curriculum, integrating content areas cross class and content areas. In addition, they will have a proven record in teaching both language arts and mathematics, utilizing the project approach to integrate content driven through play. Our play based pre-kindergarten program provides structured and open-ended play time for children to build SEL skills, develop relationships and promotes skill building through experiential learning.
Salary based on an elementary salary range, as we are a PK-5 school. Interested applicants please send a cover letter that addresses your ability to fulfill the above job qualifications, and a resume with a subject line of “Pre-Kindergarten Position.”
Candidates must have a minimum of three years of classroom teaching experience and at least 12 early childhood units.
About The Carey School
Specializing in elementary education, The Carey School inspires curious, confident and joyful learners and celebrates childhood in an inclusive, diverse community that nurtures kindness, respect and personal responsibility.