Giddens School offers Preschool through 5th-grade students an education grounded in the belief that critical thinking and social responsibility form the basis of an academically excellent curriculum. Giddens School is one of the most ethnically, economically, and socially diverse independent schools in the Northwest. Students graduate as curious, socially responsive, creative young people who are well-prepared for a lifetime of learning. Giddens School is explicitly committed to building a diverse community and actively seeks candidates that are often underrepresented in schools. Please visit our website for more information.
Job Description and Responsibilities
SPARK projects are learning experiences that integrate science and social studies concepts within a social justice context, and are driven by inquiry and artistic explorations. This program, an integral part of the identity of the school, allows us to fully realize our mission and vision by placing it at the heart of the curriculum at Giddens.
Giddens School is seeking a creative and experienced STEAM/SPARK teacher to work with students in preschool through 5th grade. Our ideal candidate will:
We are a professional, highly engaged faculty and we are looking for positive, pro-active people to join us. Strong candidates for this full-time position will have:
Giddens School’s salary scale and benefits reflect our value of teachers as professionals and are competitive with our peer schools in the Northwest Association of Independent Schools. This is an 80% time position with hours on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00 am-4:00 pm.
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and one-page statement of educational philosophy to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Giddens School is actively seeking to diversify its workplace and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, age, disability, religious affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other status protected by law. This position will remain open until filled.
To apply for this job please visit www.giddensschool.org.