Join our incredible team

Here is your chance to join an extraordinary faculty on the ground floor of an up-and-coming independent school that is working toward becoming an exemplar for gifted education and educational innovation.

The Grayson School is looking for individuals who excel at flexible and creative thinking; who see themselves as learners rather than lecturers; who have excellent content mastery as well as solid experience; who are enthusiastic, highly motivated, committed, and eager to join a community that is passionate about supporting gifted children.

Be a part of the growth and development at our innovative private school!

Office Manager (Part-Time or Full-Time)

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of children? Are you inspired by the chance to be an influential member of an innovative learning community?

You will be expected to conduct key business functions with a focus on financial processes, bookkeeping responsibility, human resources, and records management. The start date for this position is flexible, from now until August 2020. This full-time position could also be filled by two part-time candidates with experience in either financial processes or human resources. Please indicate your specific interest in your cover letter.

YOU MUST HAVE:

  • Strong written and verbal communication abilities.
  • A detail-oriented approach; strong organizational skills.
  • A self-starting attitude with a high comfort level in both highlighting opportunities for growth and providing potential solutions.
  • Excellent technological skills with competency in both Microsoft Office and the Google Suite.
  • Fluency with QuickBooks and bookkeeping practices.
  • Up-to-date (less than 1 year old) clearances prior to beginning work, including Federal Criminal History, PA State Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Mandated Reporter training, TB test, Act 168, and any additional required clearances.

IT WOULD BE AWESOME IF:

  • You have experience with Diamond Mind / Campus Pay or similar platform.
  • You have experience with payroll and benefits management.
  • You are able to advise on best practices in improving business operations.
  • You have worked previously in a school setting.
  • You have a cure for entropy.

The Grayson School is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Grayson does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin,  sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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Part-Time Physics Teacher

Are you passionate about sharing scientific and mathematical knowledge with eager young minds? Are you inspired by the chance to be an influential member of an innovative educational community?

You will be expected to teach small elective classes of no more than 8 students while fostering an effective, engaged, student-centered learning environment. Opportunities for growth, professional development, full-time employment, and leadership are significant as the school continues to expand in the very near future.

YOU MUST HAVE:

  • A Pennsylvania teaching certificate or private academic certification (may be in process; we will help qualified candidates obtain certification).
  • Up-to-date (less than 1 year old) clearances prior to beginning work, including Federal Criminal History, PA State Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Mandated Reporter training, TB test, Act 168, and any additional required clearances.
  • An appreciation of both the intellectual and the social-emotional needs of gifted children.
  • The ability to clearly articulate evaluations and opportunities for our students and school in both written and spoken communication.

IT WOULD BE AWESOME IF:

  • You have an advanced degree in science, math, or education.
  • You have computer science expertise.
  • You have experience working with gifted children.
  • You follow Neil deGrasse Tyson on Twitter, you have a favorite element, or you have feelings about fractions.

The Grayson School is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Grayson does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin,  sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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Lower School STEM Teacher for 2020-2021 School Year

Are you passionate about kindling the spark in curious young minds?  Are you inspired by the chance to be an influential member of an innovative educational community?

You will be expected to provide science and math instruction to elementary students while fostering an effective, engaged, student-centered learning environment. Opportunities for growth and leadership are significant as the school continues to expand in the very near future.

YOU MUST HAVE:

  • Experience in elementary education.
  • A Pennsylvania teaching certificate or private academic certification (may be in process; we will help qualified candidates obtain certification).
  • Up-to-date (less than 1 year old) clearances prior to beginning work, including Federal Criminal History, PA State Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Mandated Reporter training, TB test, Act 168, and any additional required clearances.
  • An appreciation of both the intellectual and the social-emotional needs of gifted children.
  • A willingness to differentiate for a variety of learners
  • The ability to communicate clearly in both written and spoken communication.

IT WOULD BE AWESOME IF:

  • An advanced degree in education, science, math, engineering, or technology.
  • Experience working with gifted children.
  • Experience with Positive Behavioral Supports and Interventions.
  • A  love of science, art, robots, string theory, and unicorns.

 

The Grayson School is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Grayson does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin,  sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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Lower School Teacher 2020-21 School Year

Are you passionate about kindling the spark in curious young minds?  Are you inspired by the chance to be an influential member of an innovative educational community?

You will be expected to provide core instruction to elementary students while fostering an effective, engaged, student-centered learning environment. Opportunities for growth and leadership are significant as the school continues to expand in the very near future.

YOU MUST HAVE:

  • Experience in elementary education.
  • A Pennsylvania teaching certificate or private academic certification (may be in process; we will help qualified candidates obtain certification).
  • Up-to-date (less than 1 year old) clearances prior to beginning work, including Federal Criminal History, PA State Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Mandated Reporter training, TB test, Act 168, and any additional required clearances.
  • An appreciation of both the intellectual and the social-emotional needs of gifted children.
  • A willingness to differentiate for a variety of learners.
  • The ability to communicate clearly in both written and spoken communication.

IT WOULD BE AWESOME IF:

  • An advanced degree in education or related field.
  • Experience working with gifted children.
  • Experience with Positive Behavioral Supports and Interventions.
  • A joyful attitude toward  discussing the meaning of life, the universe, and everything with children.

The Grayson School is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Grayson does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin,  sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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Lower School Assistant Teacher 2020-21 School Year

Are you passionate about kindling the spark in curious young minds? Are you inspired by the chance to be a member of an innovative educational community?

You will be expected to provide instructional assistance in small classes of Lower School students while fostering an effective, engaged, student-centered learning environment. Opportunities for growth and professional development are significant as the school continues to expand in the coming years. 

YOU MUST HAVE:

  • Experience in elementary or early childhood education.
  • Up-to-date (less than 1 year old) clearances prior to beginning work, including Federal Criminal History, PA State Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Mandated Reporter training, TB test, Act 168, and any additional required clearances.
  • An appreciation of both the intellectual and the social-emotional needs of gifted children.
  • A true love of learning and commitment to professional development.

IT WOULD BE AWESOME IF:

  • You have experience working with gifted children.
  • You hold a Pennsylvania teaching certificate or private academic certification. 
  • You have a secret superpower.

The Grayson School is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Grayson does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin,  sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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Physical Education, Athletics, and Playwork

Are you passionate about teaching gifted young people the importance of teamwork, physical fitness, play, and wellness? Are you inspired by the chance to be an influential member of an innovative educational community?

You will be expected to provide instruction to students in grades Pre-K through 12 while fostering an effective, engaged, student-centered learning environment. Responsibilities will include:

  • Teaching physical education classes with a range of sports and activities
  • Teaching health and wellness classes to students of all ages
  • Facilitating play during recess, utilizing Grayson’s innovative Play Lab
  • Leading after-school athletic activities on a seasonable basis
  • Contributing to physical education and health curriculum 
  • Supporting school culture and positive behavior

Opportunities for growth and leadership are significant as the school continues to expand in the very near future. This position also has the potential for summer programming at an additional stipend.

YOU MUST HAVE:

  • A Pennsylvania teaching certificate or private academic certification (may be in process; we will help qualified candidates obtain certification).
  • Up-to-date (less than 1 year old) clearances prior to beginning work, including Federal Criminal History, PA State Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Mandated Reporter training, TB test, Act 168, and any additional required clearances.
  • An appreciation of both the intellectual and the social-emotional needs of gifted children.
  • The ability to clearly articulate evaluations and opportunities for our students and school in both written and spoken communication.

IT WOULD BE AWESOME IF:

  • You have an interest in a diversity of sports and activities, from soccer, frisbee, and basketball to martial arts, archery, and outdoor education.
  • You have experience working with gifted children.
  • You have experience in Positive Behavioral Supports and Interventions.
  • You enjoy discussing the meaning of life, the universe, and everything with students of all ages.

The Grayson School is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Grayson does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin,  sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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Per Diem Substitute Teacher

Do you thrive in a collaborative, creative environment? Do you enjoy learning something new every day? Are you inspired by the chance to become a member of an innovative educational community?

As a substitute teacher at The Grayson School, you will be expected to provide instruction for classes of no more than 8 students while fostering an effective, engaged, student-centered learning environment. Opportunities for growth, professional development, and full-time faculty positions are significant as the school continues to expand.

YOU MUST HAVE:

  • Experience in education
  • A Pennsylvania teaching certificate or private academic certification.
  • Up-to-date (less than 1 year old) clearances prior to beginning work, including Federal Criminal History, PA State Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Mandated Reporter training, TB test, Act 168, and any additional required clearances.
  • Awareness of the social-emotional needs of gifted students.

IT WOULD BE AWESOME IF:

  • You have experience working with gifted children.
  • You have an advanced degree in education.
  • You have a secret talent, expertise, or superpower.

The Grayson School is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Grayson does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin,  sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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