About the Job:
OUR MISSION: At our unique school, the world of the family, the world of the educator and the world of the child weave to create a nurturing, dynamic and creative environment for learning and growth. Our goal is to nourish all aspects of the child and enrich each child vividly through peace, nature, and the arts.
Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred.
New York State teacher certification (or eligibility for reciprocity) is a plus.
A love for LEARNING as well as teaching is essential
Familiarity with SEL (social emotional learning) and mindfulness approaches is helpful.
Interest in collaborative work dynamics with other educators and staff is essential
Compassionate understanding of children is essential
Experience in special education and/or gifted education is a plus, but not a requirement.
Evidence of wide-ranging intellectual and educational
Three (3) professional references are essential.
Alignment with Trilok School’s vision, mission, core beliefs and educational philosophy is non-negotiable
Applicant must be able to build strong student, parent and family relationships.
Teachers must be driven to improve the minds and lives of students in and out of the classroom.
Evidence of self-motivation and willingness to be a team player is crucial, since collaboration is an important part of the Trilok Team
Teacher must be able to develop fluent readers and critical thinkers, demonstrating success in moving students to heir highest performance.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English are crucial.
One must be willing to engage in frequent dialogue and to be relentlessly self-reflective and self-directed in regards to personal teaching practices.
One must hold a commitment to analyzing student’s academic achievement and to using assessment data to inform and drive instruction.
Willingness to do whatever it takes to support the student's ability to learn