Upper Elementary 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. A commitment to equity, inclusion, and belonging is essential to the Waterford mission. 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.

We are seeking a candidate who is thoroughly prepared to teach full-time in the Upper Elementary School for the 2022-2023 school year. The exact grade level will be dependent on need. Waterford School follows an August to June school calendar. 

The ideal candidate is a teacher who has 3-5 years of teaching experience. An advanced degree in education is preferred. Duties include curriculum development; lesson preparation; student assessment; working with individual students, colleagues, and parents; and attendance at meetings and selected school events.  The successful candidate will be able to develop strong connections with students, and will embrace Waterford School’s mission, vision, and values in curriculum, teaching, and membership in the community. 

The Waterford campus is set on 41 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, or fax, to recruiting@waterfordschool.org