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K-8 Elementary and Middle School Teachers

Summary of Position:

La Scuola – International School is seeking experienced, passionate and highly-skilled elementary and middle school teachers (K and 1-8 grade)for our 2018/19 school year. We are an IB candidate school in San Francisco CA currently building a K-8 Italian immersion program. We are particularly interested in teachers with experience in PYP (Primary Years Program). Applicants should be able to plan for an inquiry-based curriculum, be strong team players and flexible. Final candidates need to be prepared for a teaching demonstration.

Qualifications:

 Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Education; Master’s degree highly desirable

 Minimum of 3 years’ experience teaching in k-8 grade level, preferably in an immersion program

 Bilingual and bi-literate in Italian and English with native or near-native Italian proficiency

 Problem solving, creativity, excellent multitasking skills, and ability to thrive in a start-up environment are a must

Required Skills and Pre-requisites:

 Fluency in reading, writing and speaking in English/Italian

 Excellent verbal and written skills, as well as outstanding interpersonal skills

 Problem solving, creativity, multitasking skills

 Ability to thrive in a start-up environment

 Strong teaching ability; enjoy working with children and adolescents

 Ability to work well with students and colleagues; willingness to be an active, enthusiastic member of the La Scuola community

 Obvious passion for the academic subject matter being taught

 Commitment to equity, inclusion and a diverse community

 Excellent attendance and punctuality

 

You must be authorized to work in the USA.

Final candidate will need to pass Criminal Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation Fingerprint Clearance, Physical Exam, TB Test and other immunization requirements.

Pay will be depend on qualifications and experience.
Medical, Dental and Commuter Benefits available. The school also offers life insurance, long term disability, warm lunch and fringe benefits, such as sick leave, PTO and paid holidays.

 

To be considered for the position, please send a letter of intent, a resume and a minimum of 3 references. Click here to apply!

Grazie!