Lower School P.E. Teacher Position
The Waterford School, a Preschool - XII day school enrolling 900 students in suburban Salt Lake City, seeks a full time Lower School Physical Education teacher for the 2018-2019 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 PE teacher would teach Lower School grades from K-IV as a PE specialist. Students would rotate into PE on a scheduled basis. The new teacher will inherit a large set of creative activities and lessons, but would be expected to develop new curriculum as needed, and to refresh existing materials each year. Waterford follows a September to June school calendar. The teacher would also be expected to coach two seasons within the range of MS/US sports offerings.
The ideal candidate would have 3-5 years of teaching experience with an advanced degree and a passion for teaching young students. Duties include curriculum development, lesson preparation, student assessment, progress reports, 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 the 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.
For more information, please go to www.waterfordschool.org.
Qualified candidates should forward a resume and letter of interest, by email to
Office of the Head of School