An Independent Boston Day School for Students in Toddler–Sixth Grade

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  • Elementary Science Teacher—Immediate opening available


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    DESCRIPTION:
    Kingsley seeks applicants for the position of Elementary Science Teacher. We seek reflective, intentional educators who are looking to contribute to a progressive, integrated  Montessori curriculum in Kingsley’s Lower Elementary Division (Kindergarten–Third Grade) and informed by Montessori pedagogy and principles in Kingsley’s Upper Elementary Division (Fourth–Sixth Grade). The Elementary Science Teacher  will share responsibility for all aspects of each of our students’ Science classroom and Science Lab experiences and for developing strong partnerships with parents and colleagues. Other important duties include advancing your professional and personal growth and fulfilling administrative duties. All teachers attend regular meetings, and share responsibilities with other faculty in the areas of curriculum management, class schedules, record keeping, student needs, and the classroom environment. The Elementary Science Teacher reports to the Directors of Upper and Lower Elementary Education. 


    ABOUT US:
    Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, Kingsley is an independent day school guided by a unique blend of Montessori philosophy and innovative programming. Kingsley offers a Montessori education tailored to the talents, curiosity, and growth of each student. Our progressive, inquiry-based programs cultivate students’ social and academic development, and prepare them to advance successfully to top public and independent middle schools. Our program’s commitment to knowing every child and to partnering with parents propels each student to access his or her potential. 


    QUALIFICATIONS: 
    • BA/BS degree required and MA degree preferred 
    • Minimum of three years teaching experience teaching Elementary level Science.  
    • Experience with a variety of instructional methods and multi-age learning environments 
    • Ability to work collaboratively with faculty to enhance curriculum and community 
    • Commitment to meeting the needs of each child 
    • Commitment to professional growth and best practices in education 
    • Familiarity with and/or an interest in learning more about Montessori pedagogy (American Montessori Society (AMS)/Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) teaching credentials are a plus but are not required) 
    BENEFITS: 
    • Competitive, independent school salaries 
    • Matching 403b plan 
    • Dental, Health, and Flexible Spending (FSA) 
    • Extensive, professional development opportunities, including Montessori training 
    • Qualified transportation program 
    • Tuition reimbursement for eligible employees seeking Montessori certification 
    • Tuition remission up to 50% for full-time employees 
    TO APPLY, CANDIDATES SHOULD SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION* BY EMAIL: 
    • A cover letter describing your interest in the position with overview of your background and experience with children and education 
    • A statement of educational philosophy 
    • A current resume
    APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO: 
    Karen Diamond, Assistant to the Head of School—working@kingsley.org 
    *electronic file names must be in the following format: FirstName LastName CoverLetter Year FirstName LastName Resume Year 

Standard Benefits

  • Competitive, independent school salaries
  • Matching 403b plan
  • Dental, Health, and Flexible Spending (FSA)
  • Extensive, professional development opportunities, including Montessori training
  • Qualified transportation program
  • Tuition reimbursement for eligible employees seeking Montessori certification
  • Tuition remission up to 50% for full-time employees

Apply Today

To apply for a position, please send the following:
  • A cover letter describing your interest in the position
  • A current résumé
In addition, if you are applying for a teaching position, please include:
  • An overview of your background, qualifications, and experience with children and education
  • A copy of your Montessori certification (Early Childhood and Lower Elementary Program only)
Candidates who are asked to come in for an in-person interview will be asked to provide a statement of educational philosophy.

Email applications to:
Karen Diamond
Assistant to the Head of School
working@kingsley.org

Note: Please be sure to send one PDF containing Cover Letter and Resume. 
The filename must be in the following format:
FirstName LastName Year

If you are seeking a teaching position for the upcoming school year (2019–20), please know that we are always interested in hearing from passionate, talented teachers. Whether you are a Lead Teacher with Montessori training or an Assistant Teacher interested in the Montessori experience, please send your resume with an email outlining the role/age group of interest to Karen Diamond. We would love to hear from you!
Kingsley Montessori School
Toddler–Grade 6
Admissions: 617-226-4927
admissions@kingsley.org
Campus Locations:
30 Fairfield Street
26 Exeter Street
Boston, MA 02116
Main Phone: 617-226-4900
Fax: 
617-247-1417