Bi-Cultural Hebrew Academy, a Prek- Grade 12 school, is a vibrant and dynamic environment in which to work located in Stamford, CT. BCHA prides itself on cutting edge academics with a child centered approach. The school embraces a culture of collaboration with a genuine commitment to professional development enabling our staff to be lifelong learners as we teach our students. Our school provides the opportunity to work in a stimulating, inspiring and rewarding environment, and we are committed to providing a premier educational experience by bringing new ideas, opportunities, people, skills and experiences to our students.
We are currently seeking a full time Kindergarten teacher.
Experience and Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in early childhood, elementary education or a related field; advanced degree(s) preferable, not required
Teaching certification required
Experience working with early childhood or elementary aged children
Patience, flexibility, and a sense of humor
A solid understanding of child development, varied learning styles, and effective strategies for dealing with such differences
Well-developed, effective classroom management skills
Strong organization skills
Excellent communication skills-verbal and written
Works well in a collaborative model with other administrators, teachers, and parents
Experience with integrating technology into the classroom
Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to work productively with a diverse Jewish population
Ability to engage and inspire students, parents, and families
Compensation and Benefits
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Reports to: Principal of Elementary School