Position: Elementary Lead Teachers (2ndand 3rdgrades)
Start Date: August 2017
Fredericksburg Academy seeks an experienced, enthusiastic elementary teacher to join our dynamic, student-centered Lower School faculty. Successful candidates will possess three or more years of teaching experience in the middle-elementary grades, a passion for educating students, an understanding of child development, excellent communication skills, experience with and enthusiasm for integrating technology in the classroom, and a detail-oriented personality. Flexibility, creativity, and a sense of humor are required.
Fredericksburg Academy teachers set high expectations for students academically and personally, nurture the personal and intellectual growth of each student, serve as role models of integrity and intellectual curiosity, value the home-school partnership, and participate in the full life of the school.
Fredericksburg Academy, located halfway between Richmond and Washington, D.C., provides a rigorous, college-preparatory education in a nurturing environment to 360 students in prekindergarten-3 through twelfth grade. Hallmarks of the Academy experience are individualized attention, unique opportunities outside of the classroom, and small class sizes. Founded in 1992, the Academy challenges each student to achieve academic excellence, to think critically and independently, to communicate effectively, and to act honorably. Our close-knit, supportive community of teachers, administrators, students and parents is welcoming and engaging.
Elementary Education degree; master's degree preferred but not required
1-3 years teaching experience
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $40,000.00 to $45,000.00 /year