Buckley Country Day School is an independent, coeducational day school providing a superior elementary education to an intellectually capable and diverse student body. Buckley provides the foundation that enables our students to achieve their full potential and excel as educated, ethical, and self-confident individuals. Our graduates are well prepared for entry into, and success in, secondary schools and beyond. Core Values
Buckley believes in fostering integrity, hard work, kindness, personal and social responsibility, and mutual respect in all our students. We embrace diversity. We honor our school's long-standing traditions. Faculty
Buckley faculty are recruited nationally and internationally with advanced degrees (84%) in their respective fields, recognized success in education, and a commitment to being role models for young people. They are dedicated to life-long learning and continued professional growth,
and are noted as presenters at national conferences.
They use a broad repertoire of teaching techniques and technologies, enhancing students' skills by integrating these approaches throughout the curriculum. At the same time, our faculty provides opportunities for our children to explore and take risks within a safe and supportive environment, bringing out the joy of learning in each child. Current Openings
Grades 5 and 7
Buckley Country Day School is seeking a dynamic, highly qualified English teacher for grades 5 & 7 for the 2018 – 2019 school year.
Candidates should have a minimum of 3 years experience, hold a masters degree, and be familiar with Socratic seminar and Harkness teaching methods. Familiarity with the Teachers College Reading and Writing Program would be an advantage, as would previous middle school English teaching experience.
Candidates should also be comfortable working in a highly collaborative environment, proficient with learning technology, and able to take on the role of a student advisor.
Please email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.orgMath Teacher for Grades 7 and 8 Maternity Leave Replacement, September 2018 - December 2018
Buckley is looking for a dynamic, outstanding math teacher to teach two 7th and two 8th grade Algebra 1 classes.
It is important that this teacher has experience teaching Algebra 1 and is confident running a student-centered, investigative style classroom.
Time would be scheduled during May and June for meetings with the current math teacher, during which you would observe the math class and work towards emulating what is observed for the time of the teacher’s absence. Extensive plans will be given, and you will be expected to follow them very closely.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to Buckley to demonstrate a model lesson to a 7th or 8th grade class, during April.
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