We are hiring creative & collaborative teachers, coordinators and project managers who inspire constructivist and project-based learning in Reggio Emilia/Waldorf inspired classroom communities. Innovators and entrepreneurs will grow with us. Staff & Faculty collaboration and well-being is a priority for us. TKG is currently hiring for the following positions.
Full time, multi-subject Teacher for students ages 8-10
This teacher is a creative educator responsible for preparing constructivist and whole-child lesson plans. This educator is passionate about learning and can encourage students and families to think and explore as learners. This teacher is extremely comfortable with Common Core Standards and is an innovator who combines best practices and protocols of constructivist and project-based learning (PBL).
This person is a creative educational professional who is competent at creating ambitious lesson plans in partnership with the students and can formally and informally assess students’ comprehension based on the TKG math and Science curriculum as well as the individual student’s developmental capacity within their Zone of Proximal development.
The teacher also monitors and documents students’ learning experiences in order to support the class, the students and the families.
Our teacher collaborates with their co-teacher teacher and participates in faculty meetings and professional development directed by the Head of Education
Substitute Teachers (all ages)
We are looking for people who want to support our community, flexibly. We can guarantee at least two hours per month between Sept and June (to care for students during our monthly parent meetings) with an expectation of at least one full-day per month to cover teachers or parent teacher work days. NVC, P.E.T. or collaborative communication experience is requested or a willingness to train with us.
Summer Camp Specialists
Do you have something you want to share with the southbay community? Let’s collaborate on integrating you to one of our cool camps.
To Apply, please submit:
- Resume/CV with a short introduction
- Visual or written representation of your Educational Philosophy
- Video Introduction (optional)
Trish Valdez, Business Manager
4733 Torrance Blvd
Torrance CA 90503 or learning@KnowingGarden.org