Sei appassionato di condividere la tua conoscenza della cultura italiana con giovani menti desiderose? Sei ispirato dalla possibilità di essere parte integrante di una comunità educativa innovativa?
We are looking for individuals who excel at flexible and creative thinking; who see themselves as learners rather than lecturers; who have excellent content mastery as well as solid teaching experience; who are enthusiastic, highly motivated, committed, and eager to join a community that is passionate about supporting gifted children.
The Grayson School faculty tackle intellectual challenges with our students. We know that our students need passionate teachers that will challenge them and foster their intrinsic desire to learn and think deeply.
You will be expected to teach small classes of students in grades pre-K-12 while fostering an effective, engaged, student-centered learning environment. Opportunities for growth and leadership are significant as the school continues to expand in the coming years.
The Grayson School is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are fully committed to creating an inclusive community at our school. The Grayson School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, age, or other non-merit factors to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school, nor in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid policies, athletic and other school-administered programs, or employment practices.
Be fluent in Italian and English.
Demonstrate an appreciation of both the intellectual and the social-emotional needs of gifted children.
Embrace failure as a necessary component of learning.
Understand why you must differentiate for a variety of learners.
Have an innate need to share your knowledge of the Italian language and dialects, your love of Italian culture and history, and your enthusiasm for Italian innovation.
Create authentic opportunities for evaluation and growth in both written and spoken communication.
Have up-to-date (less than 1-year-old) clearances prior to beginning work, including Federal Criminal History, PA State Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Mandated Reporter training, TB test, Act 168, and any additional required clearances.
IT WOULD BE AWESOME IF:
You have experience working with gifted children.
You are a poliedrica/poliedrico
You have strong opinions about which Raphael Room is most significant.
You can name 38 Medicis.
You dream in Italian.
Se non hai mai perso il tuo entusiasmo infantile per l’apprendimento.
About The Grayson School
The Grayson School is Pennsylvania's only independent non-profit school offering an accelerated academic program created specifically for gifted learners in grades PreK-12. Our innovative, research-based curriculum provides challenging academics, project-based learning, and individualized pacing in a safe and nurturing environment.