We're seeking passionate educators to join our team. We're looking for teachers who are designers, teachers with a passion for personalizing learning for each and every student. Teachers who model a growth mindset for students. Teachers who are their best when being creative and working in a collaborative learning and working environment. If this is you, we would love to hear from you!

 
 

Digital Fabrication and Computational Thinking Teacher

TriBeCa
Start Date: July 2018

Full-Time but open to Part-Time

We're seeking a passionate and experienced educator to join our team. We are a startup, where it’s vital that every member of our team shares a “roll-up-your-sleeves-do-whatever-is-needed” attitude.

 

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of recent classroom teaching experience

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in education

  • Experience in Digital Fabrication + Computational thinking

  • Facility with making and FAB Lab technologies and software (programing, robotics, lasercutting, 3D printing, Adobe, Corel Draw, etc)

  • Experience designing and implementing hands-on, child-centered learning

  • Must thrive in a collaborative environment especially when it comes to teaching and planning

  • Belief in technology as a medium to learn and create

  • Passion for working with and engaging children in student-driven learning experiences

  • Passion for innovation in education and an entrepreneurial mindset

  • A growth mindset and a drive to foster children’s social emotional capabilities

 

Pluses:

  • Experience in Design thinking or co-designing with students

  • Experience in Reggio, Montessori approaches

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design experiential, project-based learning activities for a mixed-age class (with support and input of the other core Portfolio team members)

  • Curate individual learning activities based on each student’s abilities, needs, and learning style

  • Determine students’ academic and social emotional learning objectives and ensure that they’re met

  • Create and/or implement emergent and academically rigorous curriculum in diverse settings for a mixed age classroom

  • Communicate learning targets and outcomes to colleagues, parents, and students on a regular basis

 

Compensation:

  • Competitive compensation commensurate with experience

  • Health, dental, and vision benefits

  • Reduced tuition benefit

 

To Apply:

Click HERE to submit cover letter, resume, personal statement and list of 5 references.

Please email doug@portfolio-school.com if you have any questions.