Science, Language, and Arts is looking for an experienced francophone elementary school teacher. Certification is not required. Please spread the news in your networks!


Head teacher, elementary (French-speaking)

Science, Language, and Arts International School has a strong emphasis on the natural sciences and the arts. Children learn through hands-on project-based work. We are seeking highly enthusiastic and progressive-minded full-time teachers.

New York State certification is NOT required.

* NATIVE fluency in French           

* Experience with children in 1st to 3rd Grade

* Experience teaching in an immersion environment

* Interest and experience in collaborative teaching

* Minimum bachelor’s degree in education or a related field

* Experience with and interest in progressive teaching approaches (Bank Street, whole-child, Montessori, Freinet, etc.)

* Lead teacher experience

* Experience working with children of mixed ages and abilities

* Background in science and/or the arts

Teachers will be thoroughly trained -- both pre-service and in-service throughout the year -- in our approach and methods, and work closely with the director, curriculum director, and other head teachers to develop curriculum and lesson plans. This is a highly collaborative position.

Salary commensurate with experience.

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Please send a description of your teaching style and philosophy with your CV (in French or English) to the attention of Jennifer Wilkin, director, at the address below. Your application will not be considered without this description.

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