Primary School Teacher
  • Teacher

Fay School, Southborough, MA

Accredited by AISNE

Description 

Fay School seeks a dynamic, flexible, and creative individual who loves teaching and understands how to engage primary grade children in teaching and learning. Building on Fay’s existing programs, this teacher will serve as a homeroom teacher and will collaborate with colleagues to teach literacy, math, science, and social studies to students in grade two in the Primary School. This is a full-time position and is eligible for benefits. Campus housing is available.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years’ experience teaching elementary school children. A bachelor’s degree in elementary education or a related field is required; a master’s degree is strongly preferred. Fay School values teachers who believe in differentiated and developmentally-aligned approaches to teaching and learning, integrate instructional technology, understand the importance of cultural competency, and are attuned to the social and emotional growth of young students. Fay seeks candidates who will reflect and enhance the racial, cultural, and gender diversity of our school community.

Responsibilities include:

  • Preparing and delivering materials and lessons as scheduled
  • Understanding of a literacy continuum; comprehension and composition
  • Understanding of the development of proficient readers and writers
  • Delivering appropriate materials, lessons, and regular assessments of students using a variety of teaching strategies scaffolded by a strong understanding of how children learn mathematics
  • Assessing students’ performance by issuing comments
  • Effectively using technology to enhance instruction
  • Conducting parent conferences and communicating effectively with parents
  • Attending team and department meetings, and major school events as required
  • As a homeroom teacher, being a primary point of contact for communication with parents
  • Leading afternoon student activities for two terms

 

Salary to be determined based on experience and education.  Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume, and list of three references via email with the subject line “Primary Grade Teacher” to fayjobs@fayschool.org.

 

 

 

 

 

Fay School, 48 Main Street, Southborough, MA 01772

 

Fay School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic background, age, disability, or military service in its hiring, employment or other programs and activities.

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