Maternity Leave Lead Fifth Grade Teacher

31 Days Ago Brentwood School Los Angeles, California, United States

Maternity Leave Lead Fifth Grade Teacher

Brentwood School

Full-time
Job Salary Range (in USD)
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Overview
Job Type : Full-time
Zipcode : 90049
Posted : 2023-01-06
Description

Brentwood School inspires every student to:

Think critically and creatively.

Act ethically.

Shape a future with meaning.

 

BRENTWOOD SCHOOL

Maternity Leave Lead Fifth Grade Teacher

 

Brentwood School, a vibrant and diverse K-12 independent school, is looking for a Fifth Grade Maternity Leave Lead teacher beginning approximately in February 2023 and ending June 8, 2023 . We are seeking individuals from independent, public, private, or charter schools, with prior experience in and a passion for teaching Lower School students.  A minimum of a college bachelor’s degree is required, however a master’s degree is preferred.

It is expected that a successful candidate would:

  • Support the school’s educational mission by challenging, engaging, and nurturing students
  • Demonstrate an understanding of thematic learning
  • Have experience with student centered learning
  • Have experience working in a collaborative grade level team
  • Create lessons and projects that are inclusive of the diversity and multiculturalism in our community
  • Engage and support students of varied identities, lifestyles, and beliefs
  • Maintain an environment that fosters open discussion with the freedom to express varied points of view
  • Have a successful track record and proven ability in the instruction and engagement of elementary students
  • Communicate effectively, with students, parents/guardians, and co-workers
  • Maintain an environment that fosters open discussion with the freedom to express varied points of view
  • Perform additional duties and participate in the life of the school
  • Engage in professional and personal development and commit to growth in the areas of diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Participate and initiate opportunities that demonstrate one's growth, knowledge, and skills
Qualifications

Prior experience in and a passion for teaching Lower School students.  A minimum of a college bachelor’s degree is required, however a master’s degree is preferred.

In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal qualities:

  • Strong collaboration and cross-cultural competency
  • An interest in and openness to professional growth and development
  • A commitment to diversity and inclusion
  • A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
  • Flexibility

COVID vaccination will be required for this position unless candidate has a legally valid exemption.

The salary range for this position is based on annual $69,441 - $100,941 and will be prorated according to the period of time the candidate is employed in this role.

Brentwood School is dedicated to the creation of a diverse faculty and staff that best represents our student body and the city of Los Angeles.  Information about our school can be found at www.bwscampus.com.

Please submit a letter of interest and a resume electronically to the contact person listed below. In your letter, highlight your education and experience specifically related to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Victoire Parker

Lower School Administrative Assistant

Email: vparker@bwscampus.com

Job Location
Address
Los Angeles, California, United States
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