Dover Elementary School ( learn more )

Windham Central Supervisory Union

East Dover, Vermont ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3142022
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : April 5, 2023
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

The Dover School, an Authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, has an immediate opening for a 4th grade classroom teacher, for the remainder of the 2022-2023 school year. Curriculum materials and activities have been planned but there will need to be some planning as well.

General information about Dover School:
Dover School classroom teachers are instructional designers. They design and create lessons for the various phases of learning throughout an elementary grade program and sustain a high-energy, positive classroom environment favorable to academic achievement and personal growth. Dover teachers establish positive rapport with students and their families and strive to motivate students to develop their skills, attitudes, and knowledge to foster the necessary foundation for lifelong learning.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Design instruction around the Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, the C-3 Framework for Social Studies, and the International Baccalaureate Written, Taught and Assessed Curriculum.
- The ability to design appropriate learning experiences that advance student learning; use differentiated instruction techniques, design and implement instruction based on Vermont's MTSS model (Multi-Tiered System of Supports), and support a coordinated behavior management system.
- Use diagnostic, formative, and summative assessments to inform instructional practice.
- Employ diverse technology integration practices founded on the ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) Technology Standards; Projection technologies, and various digital learning tools such as Mystery Science, Zearn, Discovery Education, Science Techbook, and Google Applications to enhance learning opportunities.
- Teach all subjects areas across the elementary school curriculum.
- Differentiation of all subject matter and lessons to accommodate students with 504 plans and IEPs (Individualized Educational Plans)
- Participate in faculty work committees, usual school duties, and various district initiatives
- Model lifelong learning and continuous growth by maintaining professional competence through participation in high quality professional development that will expand thinking.
- Participate in all school events including concerts, plays, parent conference nights, and other activities throughout the year.

As an International Baccalaureate School, teachers are required to participate in on-going training in the Primary Years Program, collaboration with other IB professionals, and engage in deep reflection on their own practices.

If you are looking for a well-established and well-supported elementary school program, an exceptional professional team, and a charming facility on a hill in a beautiful southern Vermont ski town, please consider applying.

A Bachelor's degree in Education and a Vermont teaching license (or eligibility) with the elementary endorsement is required. Master's Degree preferred.

This position is also open for the 23-24 school year but will be posted separately.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Windham Central Supervisory Union is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Experience teaching in an International Baccalaureate PYP preferred.
    • At least 5 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Matt Martyn
    • The Dover School
    • 9 Schoolhouse Rd
    • East Dover, Vermont 05341

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