If you are searching for a school and would like to join a staff of dedicated, nurturing individuals who are passionate about working with young children then you have found the right place. The position is for a full time schedule (8:00-3:30, M-F). Alcott School is both a Montessori and Special education school that provides stimulating environments and a developmentally appropriate curriculum for children ages 2-5 year olds. Our school includes a variety of classrooms ranging from Montessori classes, Special Ed. classes to Intergrated classes. The head teacher would be working in the integrated class along with a special education teacher and 2 assistants. The class has a total of 18 children (10 general ed. children and 6-8 children with special needs). The special ed. children have delays in speech/laguage, large and small muscle development. We have a diverse community of familes from many different cultures. Parents are encouraged to participate in our cultural curriculum by sharing their heritage with us. We are located in Scarsdale, NY in a picturesque residential area which is a short walk from the village where you can find quaint shops and a variety of restaurants. We are proud to say that this past year was our 50th anniversary. Many of our staff have been a part of our school for 10-30 years. The responsibilities of the head teacher are but not limited to: preparation of the environment, observaion and record keeping, planning and presenting lessons, maintaining an aesthtically appealing environment, creating a calm, peaceful space, leading a team, collaborating with administrators, the co-teacher and assistants, attending school events, and conducting parent teacher conferences. Our benefit package inculdes: PTO, medical and dental insurance, 403B and a cafeteria plan. If this sounds like a good fit, please send your resume to: Pamela Serra, Site Director, at email@example.com.