Lower School Class III Teacher

Lower School Class III Teacher

Waterford School is Utah’s premier liberal arts, college preparatory private school for students in Preschool through High School. Student learning is Waterford School’s reason for being. Since its founding, the School has instilled habits of independent thought, critical thinking, responsibility, passionate learning, and service to others. Waterford School’s liberal arts program provides a strong foundation, and the campus culture prepares students to pursue lives of meaning and purpose. Waterford delivers a world-class education distinguished by a rich curriculum, an outstanding faculty, a deep commitment to student growth, and a learning environment that is caring, nurturing, and inspiring.

The Waterford School, a Preschool - XII day school enrolling 900 students in suburban Salt Lake City,  seeks a full time Lower School teacher for the 2020-2021 school year. Waterford offers a broad, college-preparatory liberal arts program that emphasizes the fine arts in conjunction with the traditional academic disciplines. The Lower School teacher would teach Class III in a traditional home room setting with students leaving the home room for specialists in music, science, art and PE.  The homeroom class is 20-22 students. Waterford follows a September to June school calendar. 

The ideal candidate would be a teacher who has had 3-5 years of teaching experience with an advanced degree preferred. Duties include curriculum development, lesson preparation, student assessment, availability to individual students and parents, and attendance at meetings and selected school events.

The Waterford campus is set on 45 acres at the foot of Utah’s Wasatch Mountains, one of North America’s premier outdoor and recreational areas. The school offers an outstanding working environment. The atmosphere is collegial; both families and faculty show a genuine commitment to learning. Benefits include medical, dental, 403(b).

For more information about the school, please go to www.waterfordschool.org.

Qualified candidates should forward a résumé and letter of interest, by email, to:

Kristine Wilkins
Executive Assistant
Office of the Head of School
801.816.2205