Lower School Lead Teacher
Delaware Valley Friends School
Paoli, Pennsylvania
Salary: Based on Experience
Date Posted: 1/31/2020
Job ID: 50018
Position/Title: Lower School Lead Teacher
Employer: Delaware Valley Friends School
Department: Lower School
Category: Teaching
Type: Early Childhood/Elementary Ed.
Status: FullTime
Job Description/Responsibilities:
Delaware Valley Friends School seeks outstanding candidates for the opening of a full-time Lower School Teacher. Candidates should be qualified to teach in a lower school setting and be comfortable with teaching language arts, math, reading, science and social studies in a self-contained multigrade (grades 3-5) classroom. Candidates with a knowledge base about the instruction of students with learning differences are preferred, this includes training in the Orton-Gillingham approach to language instruction and a background in multisensory math instruction. The successful candidate will actively collaborate with other lower school teachers and assist in developing the curriculum in a growing lower school program. Ideal candidates will also have experience serving students from diverse backgrounds, with training in cultural awareness. Candidates with diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.
Minimum Degree: BA
Certification Required: No
Minimum Experience: 3-5 Years

Bachelor’s degree required, advanced degree preferred
Minimum of 3 to 5 years previous teaching students experience in grades 3-5 preferred
Strong affinity for students who learn differently
Passion for and strong knowledge of subject matter taught
Ability to develop curriculum and approaches for diverse learners
Familiarity with and appreciation for Quaker principles.
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Please send letters of intent and resumes to Lower School Lead Teacher Search, c/o Judy Sheridan, Assistant to the Head, recruitment@dvfs.org. No phone calls or other emails, please. Applicant review will commence immediately, and resumes will be accepted until the position is filled, with the intent of completing the search May 2020. DVFS offers a competitive compensation and benefits package

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