Physical Education Teacher Position

NC Teaching License (required)

2 Years of Teaching Experience (required)

Send resume and cover letter to apply@newhorizonselementary.org

New Horizons Elementary School is an independent non-profit elementary school in Wilmington, NC seeking a creative, confident, team-oriented PE teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. New Horizons is a small school with the flexibility to adapt not only to the learning needs of each child.

The candidate must have experience in progressive educational development of elementary students and be able to contribute to our school community beyond the classroom. Specifically, the candidate must possess an extensive knowledge of PE curriculum, be committed to academic excellence, and have a true passion for teaching. The qualified candidate will be expected to foster critical thinking, promote leadership, and instill self-confidence in our students, as well as, interact professionally with parents and colleagues.

Qualifications:

  • MUST have a NC Teaching License
  • At least 2 years of teaching experience (required)
  • love and enjoy being around children
  • love the outdoors
  • knowledge of sports and games to be able to teach them
  • able to teach health
  • CPR and first aid certified
  • self-motivated and directed
  • not afraid to discipline
  • not mind getting dirty
  • able to organize programs such as Kids Heart Challenge, field days, family game days, etc.
  • willing to teach PE to each class 3x/week
  • supervise 2 recesses a day per grade level
  • good communication skills
  • flexibility
  • get along well with fellow teachers
  • able to handle tantrums and outbursts
  • able to organize sports equipment
  • willing to decorate gym
  • provide recess games and daily rainy day activities in gym
  • able to effectively communicate with parents
  • build up kids and help them believe in themselves
  • super energetic
  • pay attention to 18-35 kids on the playground simultaneously
  • be willing to repair things
  • able to search out and create new games and activities

Elementary Classroom Teacher Position

NC Elementary Teaching License (required)

2 Years of Teaching Experience (required)

Send resume and cover letter to apply@newhorizonselementary.org

New Horizons Elementary School is an independent non-profit elementary school in Wilmington, NC seeking a creative, confident, team-oriented lower school teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. New Horizons is a small school with the flexibility to adapt not only to the learning needs of each child.

The candidate must have experience in progressive educational development of elementary students and be able to contribute to our school community beyond the classroom. Specifically, the candidate must possess an extensive knowledge of curriculum, be committed to academic excellence, and have a true passion for teaching. The qualified candidate will be expected to foster critical thinking, promote leadership, and instill self-confidence in our students, as well as, interact professionally with parents and colleagues.

Qualifications:

  • MUST have a NC Elementary K-5 Teaching License
  • At least 2 years of teaching experience (required)
  • Ability to demonstrate flexibility and responsiveness to a variety of learning styles and across a range of abilities
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills to facilitate effective communication with students, parents, and colleagues
  • Employment of a variety of techniques, including the meaningful use of technology, to engage students and further their critical thinking, communication, collaboration and creativity
  • A desire to work in a collaborative environment using a growth mindset
  •  Strong ability to demonstrate flexibility and responsiveness to a variety of learning styles and across a range of ability levels