UPPER SCHOOL TEACHER, GRADES 6-8

The Liberi School is looking for an Upper School classroom teacher to join our innovative multi-age contemporary one-room schoolhouse model. We seek a passionate and experienced educator to work closely with our dynamic faculty in developing curriculum and creating opportunities for teaching and learning that are rigorous and personalized for students across all age levels. This position in our Upper School (Grades 6-8) classroom may be part-time (3 days per week) or full-time and provides a unique opportunity for collaborative teaching in a highly creative and inspired setting. The ideal person will be excited and motivated to grow with The Liberi School’s expanding vision. Prior classroom teaching experience and expertise in an academic field are assets. A strong background in mathematics and degrees in education are preferred. The Liberi School is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from minority candidates.

Recommended: Strong background in teaching mathematics; Degrees in education and/or field of expertise; Experience in multi-age classrooms with integrated curriculum.

SPANISH TEACHER/TEACHING ASSISTANT

The Liberi School is looking for a Spanish language teacher to join our innovative multi-age contemporary one-room schoolhouse model. We seek a creative educator who will work closely with our dynamic faculty in developing a Spanish language program to teach students across ages and fluency levels. This position is part-time (2 full days per week) and also provides the exciting opportunity to assist classroom teachers in our highly creative and inspired setting. The Liberi School is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from minority candidates.

CHEF/EDUCATOR (PART-TIME)

The Liberi School, in having a commercial kitchen, has a unique opportunity for a trailblazer working in the culinary arts. We are looking for a chef / food educator who is interested in working with local farms to source, prepare, and serve one meal and snack per day for our school children.

In collaboration with this chef, we will launch an integrated culinary arts curriculum that liberates children to embrace food culture with joy, curiosity, intimacy, and confidence. The culinary arts program will run as an afterschool program, including weekend workshops, as well as winter, spring, and summer camps at the school. We will also create the opportunity to sell prepared foods directly to the families of The Liberi School and its affiliated programs.

The ideal person has a connection to the Hudson Valley area, a creative culinary vision, and would be committed and excited to collaborate and grow with The Liberi School's expanding vision. We are very much in the creative process of putting together an incredible educational model and are open to unexpected partnerships.

 EXPERTS-IN-RESIDENCE

The Liberi School hosts Experts-In-Residence (artists, dancers, martial artists, carpenters, scientists, musicians, chefs, gardeners, etc.) from the community who are invited to work with the students within the school and integrate their expertise into our current classroom curriculum. Guest residencies usually consist of one-hour long weekly workshops for a duration of 3-6 weeks. Please contact us if you are interested.

TO APPLY FOR ANY OF THESE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Please send your resume, a letter outlining your teaching philosophy and experience, and references to director@liberischool.org or PO Box 74, Hudson, NY 12534. For further inquiries, please call the School Director at 518-697-5065.