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Employment Opportunities

“The Saklan School challenges students to think creatively, act compassionately, and live courageously.”

While our mission is at the center of everything we do, being part of the Saklan team reaches far deeper. Those who are ready be part of our small community must be prepared to nurture an environment where the students and adults all know each other well. They understand the importance of helping students be themselves and in the words of one of our current teachers “ It’s okay for students to be courageous and to fail because compassion will catch them.”

Teachers who are successful at Saklan thrive in an environment where small is powerful and where tending to the human side of teaching is as important as the academic side.  They seize the power of working across curricular areas, collaborating with colleagues and viewing parents and students as partners. Lastly, they know how to balance giving students a role in leading their own learning with the needs of a rigorous curriculum.  

The Saklan School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strongly encourage candidates with diverse backgrounds to apply.

 

Current Openings

Classroom Teachers

Currently, there are no open positions for the 2019-2020 school year, but we are always interested in meeting educators who share our educational philosophy. We welcome applications year around and enjoy sharing our approach with others who feel that courage, compassion, and creativity are essential components to a 21st century education. Please share your resume with us along with a brief introduction of yourself. Email us at office@saklan.org


Substitute Teacher

Overview of the Position

Substitute teachers are needed at all levels. Assignments can vary from single day substitutions to multiple day assignments.

Qualifications

Substitute teachers must have a background in education and/or experience in working with school age children. A valid teaching qualification is preferred and substitutes working with preschool students should have completed the 12 core semester units of the ECE curriculum (Child Development, Family and Community). All candidates must meet State Licensing requirements which include Live Scan Fingerprinting, current TB clearance and health report. We are seeking candidates who are reliable, adaptable and have a nurturing and supportive tone with students.

How to Apply

E-mail cover letter and resume with at least 3 professional references to office@saklan.org