Part-Time Lower School Librarian/Math Specialist
Category:: York Country Day School
Department:: York Country Day School
Locations:: York, PA
Posted:: Feb 11, 2021
Closes:: Feb 26, 2021 - 11:59 PM EST
Position ID:: 128236
About York College of Pennsylvania:
Founded in 1953, York Country Day School is a progressive, independent, college preparatory school in York, PA serving students in pre-K through twelfth grade. York Country Day School inspires and nurtures the innovative and creative spirit of students as they pursue their intellectual promise, as well as social and civic passions. Students at York Country Day School are known and valued as integral members of an engaging community. YCDS is an affiliate of York College of PA and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools.
York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.
York Country Day School seeks an experienced and innovative part-time Lower School librarian/math specialist for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year. The ideal candidate is passionate about teaching young children, knowledgeable of childhood cognitive developmental needs and appropriate practices, well-versed in child-centered learning, and capable of creating an environment that fosters a love of learning. The librarian guides students in the Lower School as they become skilled and effective library users, developing lifelong habits of reading, inquiry, curiosity, and creativity. The math specialist leads students in the area of mathematics and works with students and faculty to provide differentiation for those students with advanced mathematical abilities.
The YCDS faculty is innovative and collaborative and we seek candidates to complement the strengths of our program and to add his or her own expertise and background to provide additional breadth to the core curriculum.
A strong candidate should possess:
- A Bachelor's degree with a major in elementary education.
- A Master's degree with a major in elementary education is preferred.
- Experience teaching mathematics.
- Minimum of five years teaching experience preferred in elementary grades.
- A collaborative mindset and commitment to professional growth and personal development.
- Experience in facilitating a library program, including library collection organization.
- Experience with distance learning and Google Classroom.
- Experience integrating technology and applying 21st-century learning within the classroom.
York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report
Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications should be received by February 26, 2021.