3rd Grade Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

Nantucket New School, Nantucket, MA

3rd Grade Teacher

The Nantucket New School is a PK-8 independent school that values academic and personal growth while respecting the pace of childhood. We are seeking a 3rd grade teacher. There will be two classes of 3rd graders so a team approach will be used and each class will have ten students.

The Teacher is responsible for supervision of his/her children’s group as well as the design and implementation of day to day activity and learning plan.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Provide planning and execution of appropriate reading readiness experiences for each curriculum group
  • Provide planning and execution of appropriate math, literature, science, etc. activities
  • Maintain records of progress of each child’s growth and development
  • Maintain communication regarding child’s growth and development with staff members, Division Head, and parents
  • Supporting the students’ behavioral needs and strategies
  • Ensure adequate nurturing of child’s developmental tasks

Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • At least one year work experience with appropriate age group
  • Able to communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to practice effective time management, organizational skills, priority management and analytical ability
  • Good role model
  • Sound personal judgment, initiative and resourcefulness


Some housing is available. Competitive benefits package including generous vacation and sick time, paid holidays, health insurance, life insurance, and retirement. Nantucket New School covers a substantial cost of health insurance enrollment for all full time employees.

Nantucket New School

Nantucket, MA
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School
All Gender