Glenelg Country School is seeking to fill an Academic Support teaching position for their Lower School. The Lower School seeks to nurture the whole child, create a caring community and a successful candidate should have the ability to work with elementary age children who represent a broad range of abilities and learning styles.
Responsibilities include supporting students within and outside their homeroom classrooms in reading, math, and written expression. Applicants should be comfortable running and planning for small group instruction for between 1-5 students and tracking student growth over the course of intervention. Applicants will be able to support teachers regarding best instructional practices for students with diverse learning styles, support with the implementation of accommodation plans, and help identify students who may require additional supports.
Qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education, Special Education, or closely related field; a master’s degree, and experience with alternative learning styles is desirable. Prior teaching experience in a lower school setting is preferred. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal skills, effective oral and communication skills, and experience working with cooperative and differentiated instruction. Experience with reading, writing and math intervention programs would be expedient.
Glenelg Country School is a coeducational independent school located in Howard County, Maryland and has approximately 750 students 2 years old through Twelfth grades. Glenelg Country School requires a strong commitment toward working closely with students and colleagues in and out of the classroom. In addition to teaching, the successful candidate will also be expected to participate in the overall life of the school by contributing to service learning, clubs, enrichment classes, field trips, and faculty committees. The school welcomes candidates with a sense of teamwork who want to work in a school community. For immediate consideration interested candidates are encouraged to submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. No Phone Calls Please.
About Glenelg Country School
Glenelg Country School is a coeducational independent school located in Howard County, Maryland and has approximately 800 students in Pre-K through 12th grade. See the GCS website www.glenelg.org for additional information about the school. GCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a competitive salary and benefits.