Charleston Classical School is looking for full and part time elementary teachers who are eager to teach the liberal arts and sciences in an urban context to under-resourced students. Applicants with a bachelor’s degree in an academic discipline as well as an education degree are preferred. The ideal candidate would cultivate strong partnerships with parents while fostering an engaging and positive culture in the classroom.

Elementary Teacher

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Fostering a classroom environment that promotes joy in learning and love of others

  • Designing lessons using Rafiki Foundation curriculum and/or adapting other existing curriculum

  • Differentiating lessons to meet the needs of all students

  • Performing duties such as lunchroom, hall, and playground monitoring

  • Performing other related duties as directed by the Head of School

  • Participating in professional development

  • Interacts well with volunteer classroom help

Qualified candidates will have: a commitment to Charleston Classical School; experience working with students from diverse socioeconomic backgrounds; a genuine caring attitude towards students; the ability to communicate clearly and establish effective, working relationships with students, parents, teachers, and staff; and the ability to be flexible working with various levels of students, subjects, and teaching methodologies. The candidate must also be comfortable sharing his/her faith with students.

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