Employment Opportunities

The Pen Ryn School seeks highly qualified candidates who love children, love learning, and appreciate the values of a small private school setting. Employees interact regularly with all members of the commnity - colleagues, students, and parents - and must possess strong interpersonal skills. Individuals who come to work at The Pen Ryn School enjoy the professional and caring nature of the work environment; thus, turnover in faculty and staff is small.   Please email your resume to lreed@penryn.org 

 

Art teacher:  The Pen Ryn School, an accredited coeducational private school for 250+ students (grades PreK-8), is currently seeking a dynamic educator to join its faculty as a Middle School Art Teacher for the 2018-19 school year. This is a part time 10-month position. Our mission is to provide Nurture students in a safe, caring environment, where the curriculum considers individual needs and encourages the pursuit of educational excellence at each student’s potential.  Empower students with the essential skills necessary to become an independent critical thinker and life-long learner.  Encourage respect for oneself and others, while contributing to the community as a productive and responsible citizen.  

Duties and Responsibilities

• Teach classes with enthusiasm, creativity, and sensitivity to student learning styles

• Utilize a hands-on, inquiry-driven approach that maximizes student engagement

• Utilize technology for instructing students, maintaining records, communicating information to parents, and promoting student and program achievements

• Participate in curriculum development

• Appreciation of the developmental and age characteristics of the students in each grade

• Eagerness to communicate and develop positive bonds with parents

• A passion for teaching school children and helping them to achieve their best

• Enthusiasm for the mission of the school and for working collaboratively with fellow faculty members

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter and résumé by email to: 

Leigh Reed  

Head of School

lreed@penryn.org