Are you an experienced, progressive educator looking to partner with parents and lead a group of children in an atmosphere of challenge, inquiry, and respect? Are you seeking to work with children in a creative, hands-on, progressive learning environment that strives to create a community of belonging for all? Do you have experience with project-based/inquiry learning, possess exceptional communication skills, and want to work on a beautiful 18-acre wooded campus with natural playscapes and trails? If you answered yes to these questions, The Raleigh School wants to hear from you!
When children, teachers and parents come together, amazing things happen. That is The Raleigh School, a uniquely child-centered independent school serving the vibrant community of Raleigh, NC. For over 65 years the school has functioned as a village of play-based, hands-on, integrated learning for students 18 months of age through fifth grade, now serving over 400 children. The Raleigh School is truly mission-driven. It has never wavered from its philosophy and approach, and so its reputation in the community is well-established and highly respected. The school’s graduates have a high rate of success in middle school and beyond. Faculty and staff are highly engaged and enjoy flexibility, autonomy, and creativity. TRS parents are highly supportive and involved in their children’s education, and they volunteer countless hours of service to the school.
An elementary lead teacher at The Raleigh School must have received at least a Bachelor's level degree from an accredited four-year college, have current or pending certification with the State of NC, and/or a degree in Elementary Education. Significant experience is also required. Candidates must be willing to partner with parents and work collaboratively with colleagues.
Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com.