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Bertschi School
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Published 4 days ago

Summer Program Teacher 

Full Time 4-Week Position 

July 6 –July 30, 2021 

Our Mission 

Bertschi School educates children to become compassionate, confident and creative  

learners in a global community. 

Our Values 

We value integrity, inclusiveness, respect, and a commitment to renewable resources and  

sustainable practices. 

Our Approach 

Bertschi School believes that students learn best when they are 

  • safe and known in an inclusive community that values diverse perspectives 
  • supported in developing social-emotional skills 
  • provided academic choice and challenge at their “just right level” 
  • engaged in meaningful work 
  • encouraged to problem solve through inquiry, trial, and error 
  • empowered to take risks and make change 
  • given opportunities to collaborate and dialogue with a diverse group of learners 

Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement 

Bertschi School values diversity and believes engaging our differences makes us better and  

stronger. We welcome and honor the unique contributions of people from all racial, ethnic,  

religious and socioeconomic backgrounds, gender identities, learning styles, physical  

abilities and sexual orientations. Our commitment to equity drives us to be inclusive and  

diverse in all areas of our school. 

About Bertschi School 

Bertschi School, founded in 1975, is a Washington State approved elementary school  

serving students in grades pre-kindergarten to fifth. We are an accredited member of the  

Pacific Northwest Association of Independent Schools (NWAIS) and the National  

Association of Independent Schools (NAIS). 

About Our Summer Program 

Our celebrated summertime week-long camps take place on campus at Bertschi  

School (with some off-campus field trips) and are available for Bertschi and non-Bertschi 

students entering K-6th grade. Our Summer Program Teachers are trained, experienced  

professionals with a strong commitment to working with children in a balanced blend of  

structured activities and free play experiences geared to reinforce Bertschi’s strong focus  

on cooperation, collaboration, and respect for diversity and social responsibility. 

Position General Description 

Bertschi is seeking an energetic and positive educator who is comfortable teaching all  

summer week themes including off campus field trips. Each program teacher will also work 

closely with a high school volunteer to provide an enriched and exciting summer camp  experience. 

Qualifications 

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications: 

  • Experience working with a multi-age/ability group of elementary students preferably in a camp or after-school setting 
  • Ability to differentiate activities from structured activities to free play 
  • Desire to collaborate with director and volunteers to create a positive summer  camp experience 

Responsibilities 

  • Design and implement summer activities in collaboration with summer staff
  • Supervise groups of children throughout the day in various activities
  • Ensure the safety and well-being students on and off-campus 
  • Communicate effectively with Summer Program Director 

Application Process 

No phone calls will be accepted. Interested candidates are invited to complete the Bertschi Application form, and to send a resume and cover letter, and  to: 

Summer Program Teacher Search, ATTN: employment@bertschi.org 

More information can be found at www.bertschi.org/jobs.

Bertschi School is an equal opportunity employer seeking a more culturally diverse workplace.  Bertschi School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin,  socio-economic status, gender, sexual orientation or disability.



Summer Program Teacher 

Full Time 4-Week Position 

July 6 –July 30, 2021 

Our Mission 

Bertschi School educates children to become compassionate, confident and creative  

learners in a global community. 

Our Values 

We value integrity…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Temporary
  • Start Date
    July 6, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 21, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

On-site
2227 10th Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98102, United States

How to Apply

Application Process 

No phone calls will be accepted. Interested candidates are invited to complete the Bertschi Application form, and to send a resume and cover letter, and  to: 

Summer Program Teacher Search ATTN: employment@bertschi.org

Application Process 

No phone calls will be accepted. Interested candidates are invited to complete the Bertschi Application form, and to send a resume and cover letter, and  to…

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