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  • Long-Term Substitute 5th Grade Teacher

    Island School, a private, college preparatory school for students in grade PK - 12 is looking for a Long-Term Substitute 5th Grade Teacher for approximately January 19 through April 7.  

    It is expected the successful candidate would:

    Teach the 5th grade class following overall plans of the current teacher 
    Make classes meaningful and relevant by inspiring students
    Communicate with students and parents as necessary
    Monitor, assess, and give feedback on student learning on a regular basis both formally and informally
    Incorporate educational technology throughout instruction and course work
    Perform additional duties, including but not limited to supervision of lunch/recess, attend faculty meetings, etc. 
    Include students who are Distance Learning into the regular classroom; be willing and able to teach either in person or online, depending on the status of COVID cases.

    In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal and professional qualifications:

    Experience working with elementary age students
    Ability to manage students and appropriately correct behavior
    Strong collaboration skills
    Ability to follow guidance and instruction of teacher as well as plan without support
    A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
    Bachelor’s Degree required

    Interested and qualified candidates should email a cover letter, resume and references to Kate Conway, Head of School, via email at 

    Island School is an equal opportunity employer.

Island School is an equal employment opportunity employer.