We're looking for inspiring educators who are designers.

We’re looking for educators with a passion for personalizing learning for each and every student.

We’re looking for educators who model a growth mindset for students.

We’re looking for educators who are their best when being creative and in a collaborative learning and working environment.

If you are looking for an opportunity to grow and innovate, we would love to hear from you. Our compensation is highly competitive.

 
 

Open Positions:

+ Middle School Teacher

Start: Summer 2019

Portfolio currently serves students from K-5, and is adding a grade each year to ultimately comprise K-12.

APTITUDES AND INTERESTS

  • Enthusiasm for supporting, and collaborating with, middle school students; appreciation for the joy and complexity of working with students in grades 4-8.
  • Interest in working in an innovative school with a focus on project-based learning, and a grounding in an authentically multidisciplinary, team-based approach to education.
  • Appreciation for, and commitment to, diversity and social justice in multiple forms.
  • Flexibility and ability to embrace change and adapt to new situations.
  • Interest in helping to build and shape the middle school at Portfolio.
  • Ability to develop curriculum, construct and implement innovative lessons, and share best practices.
  • Commitment to a growth mindset wherein open, respectful feedback is valued, and professional growth and learning are central to the culture of the school.
  • Ability to teach differentiated lessons and build projects that are accessible to different kinds of learners.
  • Enthusiasm for partnering with parents.
  • Commitment to collaborating closely with colleagues, and to working in a closely-knit team.
  • Thrives in an open space environment.
  • Interest in supporting, and developing, performance-based, skill-centered, holistic assessments.

EXPERIENCE

  • 5+ years experience teaching at the Middle School level.
  • Experience working in an interdisciplinary project-based environment desired.
  • Experience working in a collaborative, open environment valued.
  • Experience developing middle school curriculum desired.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree required, Master’s degree in related field preferred.

If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to info@portfolio-school.com; we will respond if we wish to pursue your candidacy. Thank you for your interest in Portfolio School.