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Science Teacher
Middle School Science Teacher
 
Full-Time Beginning August 2018

This person will work as part of the middle school teaching team. Other teaching/supervisory responsibilities include leading an advisory and homeroom, as well as writing student narratives for grade reports. The new team member must be a skilled organizer and collaborator who is interested in not only developing the Science program, but also interested in taking an active role in the teachers’ cooperative.

Specific responsibilities: 

  • Plan, develop, and execute lessons that reflect the curriculum and educational standards
  • Differentiate science curriculum to meet the needs of individual students or subgroups of students
  • Evaluate the academic and social growth of students
  • Assess student progress and the ability to meet course standards in science knowledge and skills
  • Good classroom management
  • Employ a variety of methodologies in teaching and instructing pupils, including demonstrations, discussions, labs, and lectures
  • Organize and instruct elective courses
  • Organize and attend overnight trips
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree, in subject matter preferred

The following skills are highly preferred:

  • Experience teaching science
  • Outdoor education experience
  • Teaching credential
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to integrate technology

Synergy was founded as and remains a teachers' cooperative. All full-time teachers are co-directors of the school and sit on the Board of Trustees. The combining and sharing of staff energies, skills, and resources enhance the cooperative nature of the school.

How to apply:

Email resume and cover letter to hiring@synergyschool.org.

2nd/3rd Grade Teacher
2nd/3rd Grade Teacher
 
Full-time Beginning August 2018

Work as part of the 2nd & 3rd grade teaching team. Teacher will plan, develop and deliver 2nd & 3rd grade multi-subject, progressive curriculum that reflects the curriculum and educational standards, using a variety of instructional methods. 

Other responsibilities:

  • Evaluate the academic and social growth of students
  • Manage communication with parents including phone, email, meetings, assessment and reporting
  • Practice the Synergy School agreement system and Synergy philosophy regarding growth and change
  • Communicate with team and learning specialist regarding students with special learning needs. Modify and adapt curriculum
  • Coordinate and manage field trips, including overnight outdoor education
  • Fulfill duties as a full member of the teaching cooperative

Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s degree

Preferred skills:

  • Experience teaching elementary subjects, especially reading
  • Ability to develop and implement a project-based, anti-bias curriculum
  • Commitment to progressive educational practices
  • Understanding developmental needs of 2nd and 3rd grade students
  • Team teaching experience
  • Experience working with diverse learners
  • Willingness to fulfill co-op duties
  • Interest in being a part of K-8 community
  • Strong organizational and collaborative skills
  • Ability to integrate technology into the curriculum
  • Outdoor education experience
  • Teaching credential preferred

Synergy was founded as and remains a teachers' cooperative. All full-time teachers are co-directors of the school and sit on the Board of Trustees. The combining and sharing of staff energies, skills, and resources enhance the cooperative nature of the school.

How to apply:

Email resume and cover letter to hiring@synergyschool.org.

Language Arts Teacher
middle school language ARTS TEACHER

 

Full-Time Permanent Beginning August 2018

This person will work as part of the middle school teaching team. Other teaching/supervisory responsibilities include leading an advisory and homeroom, as well as writing high school recommendation letters for eighth grade students and student narratives for grade reports. The new team member must be a skilled organizer and collaborator who is interested in not only developing the Language Arts program, but also interested in taking an active role in the teachers’ cooperative.

Specific responsibilities:

  • Plan, develop, and execute lessons that reflect the curriculum and educational standards
  • Differentiate Language Arts curriculum to meet the needs of individual students or subgroups of students
  • Evaluate the academic and social growth of students
  • Assess student progress and the ability to meet course standards in Language Arts knowledge and skills
  • Possess good classroom management
  • Employ a variety of methodologies in teaching and instructing pupils, including demonstrations, discussions, and lectures
  • Organize and attend overnight trips
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree, in subject matter preferred

The following skills are highly preferred:

  • Experience teaching Language Arts
  • Outdoor education experience
  • Teaching credential
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to integrate technology

Synergy was founded as and remains a teachers' cooperative. All full-time teachers are co-directors of the school and sit on the Board of Trustees. The combining and sharing of staff energies, skills, and resources enhance the cooperative nature of the school.

How to apply:

Email resume and cover letter to hiring@synergyschool.org.

 


 

 


Synergy School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values workplace diversity. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation, age, religion, creed, national origin, disability, ancestry, ethnicity, marital status, parental status, domestic partner status, veteran status, medical condition (cancer-related), or the conditions Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and AIDS-related conditions or other non-merit factors or any category provided by ordinance.