Atrium School

Excellence with Joy

Employment Opportunities at Atrium School

5th Grade Co-Teacher, full-time

Atrium School currently seeks applicants for a 5th grade co-teacher for the 2018-19 school year.  For further information about our fifth grade program, visit https://atrium.org/grade-5/.   

Elementary grade faculty at Atrium teach in pairs, with class size generally of 14-16 students. Our teachers are avid learners, skilled in differentiating instruction in classrooms where both joy and excellence characterize an interdisciplinary approach to curriculum. The arts play a central role at Atrium. Faculty here:

  • Display passion and expertise in multiple content areas and instructional skill; we seek strengths in science, humanities, math, writing/literacy, and technology.

  • Write skillfully and frequently. Enjoy and have great capacity to nurture the broad array of learning approaches that every child possesses, and value the varied dimensions of student learning and progress.

  • Collaborate daily with multiple colleagues to plan and carry out complex, integrated learning experiences that cross grades and subject areas.

  • Initiate and continually plan individual professional growth, within an atmosphere that prioritizes and supports professional development.

Atrium School is a progressive and inclusive PreK-8th grade independent school (enrollment 130) in Watertown, Massachusetts.  Atrium’s PreK-8th grade program encourages academic curiosity, creativity, and exploration while fostering each child's intellectual and personal growth. Our students develop confidence in themselves and respect for others within a joyful, vibrant community of nurturing and challenging teachers, engaged parents, and enriching partnerships.

We seek candidates who will add to the racial, cultural and gender diversity of the school community, and who are committed to building and sustaining a community that is richly diverse and includes a wide range of family structures, racial, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.  

For further information about the larger mission, program and community at Atrium, please visit www.atrium.org. To apply for a fifth grade co-teaching position, please submit a resume, a cover letter, and the names of three references to hiring@atrium.org.

 

PreK-8th Physical Education Teacher, part-time (.40, two days per week)

Atrium School currently seeks applicants for a part-time Physical Education (PE) teacher for 2018-19. Our teachers are avid learners, skilled in differentiating instruction and fostering both joy and excellence. The PE teacher at Atrium teaches physical, mental, and relational skills within a program that balances competitive and collaborative activities in developmentally appropriate ways. For further information about the goals of our Physical Education program, visit https://atrium.org/physical-education/.

Atrium School is a progressive, inclusive PreK-8th grade independent school in Watertown, Massachusetts. Our program encourages academic curiosity, creativity, and exploration while fostering each child's intellectual and personal growth.  Our students develop confidence in themselves and respect for others within a joyful, vibrant community of nurturing and challenging teachers, engaged parents, and enriching partnerships.

Faculty at Atrium:

  • Display passion and expertise in their content areas and instructional skill; write skillfully and frequently.
  • Enjoy and have great capacity to nurture the broad array of learning approaches that every child possesses, and value the varied dimensions of student learning and progress.
  • Collaborate daily with multiple colleagues to plan and carry out complex, integrated learning experiences that cross grades and subject areas.
  • Initiate and continually plan individual professional growth, within an atmosphere that prioritizes and supports professional development.

We seek candidates who will add to the racial, cultural and gender diversity of the school community, and who are committed to building and sustaining a community that is richly diverse and includes a wide range of family structures, racial, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.  

For further information about the mission, program and community at Atrium, please visit www.atrium.org. To apply for the Physical Education teacher position, please submit a resume, a cover letter, and the names of three references to hiring@atrium.org.


Substitute Teacher Opportunities

We are always accepting applications for substitute teachers. All substitute position inquiries should be directed to our Office Manager, Sydney Mason-Barrett: smasonbarrett@atrium.org.