Lower School Elementary Teacher (K-3)

Palm Beach Day Academy is seeking an Elementary teacher for Grades K-3 for the 2022-23 school year. The candidate chosen for this position will plan and implement the curriculum using a variety of teaching approaches within a co-teaching model. Knowledge of Teachers College Readers and Writers Workshop and a strong phonics background is essential.

The candidate must be able to incorporate project-based learning that is student-driven and use a Responsive Classroom approach when addressing the social and emotional needs of students. Flexibility, creativity, a sense of humor, and a strong work ethic, as well as enthusiasm for being a committed team member, are all critically important.

All applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. A minimum of three years of teaching experience at the Elementary level is required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as comfort with integrating technology into the curriculum, is essential.

Please email a cover letter, resume, and at least two references to Martha Bjorklund, Head of Lower School, at mbjorklund@pbday.org.