Grace Episcopal School has openings in lower (K-2) and upper (5th) elementary positions for the 2017-2018 school year. A classroom teacher is responsible for planning, supervising and implementing the program for the class in accordance with the policies and mission of the school while promoting social, emotional, intellectual, and physical competence and self-help skills in their students. A teacher is expected to work cooperatively and collaboratively with the parents, faculty, special resource teachers, consultants, and all school personnel.
Founded in 1959, Grace Episcopal School provides an academically challenging and developmentally appropriate education for children in Preschool through Grade 5. Our strong academic program emphasizes the basic tools of learning: reading, writing, and mathematics. The curriculum is varied - rich in music, literature, drama, art, history, science, computers, physical education, and spiritual development – all taught in an enriching and nurturing environment. Our students receive personal attention in small classes and learn to be critical thinkers and successful problem solvers.
Interested candidates must be enthusiastic, self-motivated individuals who possess a Bachelor’s degree. Experience in teaching and a commitment to our school’s mission and philosophy are valuable assets for this position. Resumes with a cover letter and school employment application may be mailed directly to the school or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. We encourage you to visit our website at www.graceschoolalex.org to learn more about our school.
The mission of Grace Episcopal School is to nurture a learning community that promotes academic excellence in the Episcopal tradition, and encourages spiritual growth, moral responsibility, and service to others. We educate the whole child intellectually, spiritually, physically, and socially, and build a solid foundation and enthusiasm for lifelong learning.