Preschool Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

Lesley Ellis School, Arlington, MA



Preschool Teacher

Start Date: August August 26, 2022 (option for summer employment)

Independent school (Preschool – Grade 8) seeks candidates with a strong commitment to progressive education, excellent academic preparation, student-centered classrooms, and anti-bias curriculum. We are looking for individuals who will bring expertise and enthusiasm to teaching and have the desire to work closely with co-teacher and specialists to ensure an enriching school experience for young learners. 

Qualified applicants will be able to:

  • Work collaboratively with co-teacher to plan lessons, design programs and implement curriculum; 
  • Provide positive guidance techniques to maintain a child-centered, developmentally appropriate classroom environment; 
  • Demonstrate respect for diversity among faculty and student body and promote a classroom environment which values diversity and pluralistic worldview; 
  • Serve as a full community member. 


  • BA degree in early childhood education
  • 2-3 years experience in early childhood
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds
  • Commitment to actively work toward an inclusive, antiracist and anti-bias school environment

School year position. Competitive salary 

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and three letters of reference to:

Deanne Benson, Head of School


Lesley Ellis School is an equal opportunity employer


Lesley Ellis School

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