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Fourth Grade Humanities Teacher
|School Name||St. Thomas School|
|City, State||Bellevue, WA|
Open Position: Fourth Grade Humanities Teacher
Reports to: Director of the Elementary Center
FLSA Status: Exempt
When Needed: 2020-2021 Academic Year
“I’ve never felt so empowered.”
Are you a talented, highly motivated educator that embraces innovation and longs to be part of a school that encourages thoughtful risk-taking, is open to new approaches to instruction, and is committed to your professional development?
Do you want to shape tomorrow’s leaders by having the opportunity to play a role in determining the school’s climate and collaborate with colleagues to decide what and how you will teach?
If so, we have the perfect role for you!
We are seeking a Fourth Grade Humanities teacher committed to our mission of developing responsible citizens of a global society. Under minimal supervision, you will provide an optimal humanities classroom learning environment for fourth Grade students, with an emphasis on social studies and language arts. You will support students, parents, and other community members in realizing our Guiding Principles and will abide by our Framework for Professional Standards
St. Thomas School, one of the oldest independent schools on the east side of Lake Washington, is defined by a cognitively rigorous program with an emphasis on developing character, leadership, and a passion for learning and achievement. STS is a recognized leader in developing the whole student. Our core values include gratitude, responsibility, respect, courage, integrity, tolerance, compassion, perseverance, and generosity. STS serves over 360 students and boasts a 55,000 sq. ft. LEED Gold certified campus.
Under minimal supervision, provides an optimal Humanities and Homeroom classroom learning environment for Fourth Grade students and supports students, parents, and other community members in realizing our Guiding Principles. Abides by our Framework for Professional Standards.
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If this sounds like you, please visit our careers website. Follow the instructions to complete our online employment application, then upload your résumé and a cover letter explaining why you are interested in this position. Thank you for your interest in St. Thomas School and this position.
Position open until filled. No phone calls please.
This description is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.