The Providence Country Day School seeks to hire a fifth grade teacher who is dynamic, creative and brings a high level of enthusiasm to the classroom. Candidates should be warm and engaging and reflect the core values and mission of the school. This individual will be expected to execute lesson plans that promote both inquiry and project based learning and cultivate the innate love of learning in every child.
Responsibilities for this position include:
Teaching and executing lessons for English, Reading, Math, Science and Social Studies
Advisor role: oversee the academic, extra curricular and social experience of students and act as point of contact for parents
Effectively use technology to enhance student learning in the classroom and for virtual lessons
Assess student performance, provide quarterly academic updates and grades and comments for report cards
Conduct parent conferences
Collaboration with division and department members
Supervision of clubs, class trips (possible overnight), and daily recess and lunch duties
Candidates of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. We strive to have a team that reflects the diversity of our students and families. It is important to us that our students can see themselves in the adults that surround them each day. PCD is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.
The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree or higher and a minimum of 2-5 years experience teaching upper elementary grades or middle school.
About Providence Country Day School
Established in 1923, PCD is a college preparatory school serving a diverse student body from over 45 different communities in southeastern New England and around the world.
The mission of The Providence Country Day School is to inspire lives of engaged citizenship in an inclusive community that values the unique strengths of all students. By setting high standards for academic achievement, ethical behavior, and community participation, PCD empowers students to grow with confidence and prepare for a lifetime of learning and leadership to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world.
Students benefit from an educational program that balances rigorous academics, creative visual and performing arts, and competitive athletics. By meeting high standards for academic achievement, ethical behavior and community participation, PCD students grow with confidence and prepare for a lifetime of learning and leadership.