Job Opening for 2023-2024
Preschool Lead Teacher in Nashville, Tennessee, US
To Apply: Submit resume, cover letter, and complete on-line application to Sister Marie Blanchette at email@example.com; 615-292-5134
Responsibilities: Full Time
Forming young children in an environment where love for God and neighbor is lived and taught is essential for an Overbrook Catholic Teacher. The Preschool Lead Teacher is responsible for educating students based on the Montessori curriculum and pedagogy. Teaching religion and forming students in the Catholic Faith is taught intentionally and integrated throughout the day. The Lead Teacher collaborates in creating a nurturing and compassionate classroom atmosphere where children thrive.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and Montessori certification from a MACTE accredited institution or working towards it, master’s degree preferred, three years of teaching experience preferred. Creativity, understanding of the young child, highly effective communication and collaborative skills are essential. Experience with Montessori methods is preferred and openness to professional development is required.
Overbrook Catholic School educates children in the Dominican Tradition of Catholic Liberal Education. Founded in 1936 by the Dominican Sisters of the St. Cecilia Congregation, Overbrook Catholic is a co-educational, preschool through sixth-grade independent school with a dynamic tradition of educating children within a strong community through study, prayer and service. Learning engages the whole child to grow spiritually, academically, physically, and emotionally. Overbrook Catholic School encourages love of God, academic excellence, creativity, and the development of servant leadership within each student. The school is located on the Dominican Campus at 4210 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN.Overbrook.edu