Full-time Cognitive Teacher
Maternity Leave Replacement for the 2013- 2014 year – summer training required
Arrowsmith School has a job opening for a full time Cognitive Teacher. The job will involve extensive training in the Arrowsmith cognitive program methodology and theory.
This is a full-time maternity leave position for the 2013-2014 school year. It involves the co-teaching of a class of upper elementary and lower high school aged students and implementing the Arrowsmith cognitive program. Imperative to the position is an intensive three week training course in the theory and methodology of the Arrowsmith Program that runs from Monday, July 29th to Friday, August 16th, 2013 in downtown Toronto.
Candidates are required to be members of the Ontario College of Teachers and have several years related teaching or work experience ideally with students with learning disabilities. The position requires a teacher who possesses the following attributes:
good analytical and problem solving skills
strong interpersonal skills
effective written and oral communication skills
strong organizational skills
as ability to multi-task
a good memory for details
an ability to work as part of a team of like-minded professionals
ability to share ideas and exchange information
energy and self-direction
We recommend that candidates familiarize themselves with the description of Arrowsmith School and the Arrowsmith Program on our website www.arrowsmithschool.org including viewing the introductory video and reading the sections on Learning Dysfunctions and Methodology. We offer a congenial working environment in a private day school located in two adjacent buildings in mid-town Toronto and a competitive salary and a benefit plan.
We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.