Grade 1 Lower School Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

Milton Academy, Milton, MA

Milton Academy seeks a grade 1 classroom teacher for the 2022-23 school year. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching math, reading, writing, and social studies. In addition to outstanding teaching ability, we seek a teacher who is inquisitive, self-directed and team-oriented.

The lower school classroom teacher should have:

  • Dedication to diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice
  • Experience teaching in lower school grades
  • Understand the developmental needs of lower school students
  • Competence with progressive teaching approaches
  • An inquisitive professional learning stance
  • Experience teaching core literacy instruction
  • Familiarity with TERC investigations or similar math programs
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of technology to enhance teaching and learning
  • Experience partnering with parents

A demonstrated ability to work in a diverse and inclusive community is essential. Additional key qualities for this position include warmth, compassion, cultural competence, flexibility, and humility. A successful candidate will be able to work effectively and constructively with faculty, staff, administrators, and parents for the benefit of students and the community. Teacher certification is not required.

Milton Academy is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin or ancestry, age, veteran status, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. Diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice are fundamental elements of Milton’s mission. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds.

Milton Academy

Milton, MA
Elementary, Middle School, High School
Day, Boarding
All Gender