3rd Grade Lead Teacher

  • Friends School of Wilmington
  • Wilmington, NC, USA
  • May 24, 2022
Full time Teacher

Job Description

The third grade lead teacher is responsible for planning and implementing a hands-on curriculum, managing and supervising students, evaluating student progress, communicating regularly with parents, and participating as a part of a faculty team which plans and implements all student activities (except classes taught by specialist faculty). The lead teacher works in concert with an assistant teacher.

We seek faculty members who:

  • Are dedicated, conscientious and well fitted to the professional demands of the school due to their education, diverse background and experiences, and special qualities of character and personality
  • Will maintain the highest personal and professional standards. Have relevant training and experience compatible with developmental theory and encompassing intellectual, physical, emotional, and spiritual growth
  • Are keen observers of children who can interpret academic and social/emotional observations based on current research of child development
  • Are well versed in age/grade level-appropriate academic content
  • Can effectively coordinate the daily activities of students and respond to varied demands with integrity, energy, creativity, flexibility, and a sense of humor
  • Are team players with a demonstrated ability to work well with students, parents, and co-workers
  • Are open to learn from supervisors and colleagues and have the flexibility to blend into current classroom methodologies, routines and school traditions.

Friends School is an equal opportunity employer and seeks diverse candidates. Please send a resume, references, and a cover letter that describes your philosophy of education to:

Brenda Esch - Head of School

brenda@fsow.org