Website NCCL School (Newark Center for Creative Learning)

Small Classes, Big Ideas

5th/6th Grade Teacher

NCCL School is seeking an innovative, dynamic, collaborative 5th/6th grade teacher who will be responsible for teaching writing, reading and social studies and co-teaching science, starting in the fall of the 2018-2019 school year. This is a unique, exciting opportunity for a passionate teacher who wants to work in a well-established institution that remains true to its progressive roots.

Founded in 1971, and located in Newark, DE, NCCL (Newark Center for Creative Learning) is an independent, progressive elementary and middle school with an enrollment of 80 students, kindergarten through 8th grade. Small, multi-age classes are led by expert teachers  (10:1 ratio). Graduates leave as creative problem-solvers prepared to thrive in our complex, 21st-century world.

Our Mission is to provide a rich academic & cultural foundation, which insures the joy of discovery in each child and fosters curious, creative, critical thinkers.

We are looking for someone who is energetic, patient, and flexible. Our ideal candidate has the ability and desire to develop and implement curriculum, as well as a desire to teach and learn in a progressive school and philosophy. Outside interests that will enrich to our program are welcomed and encouraged.

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