2019-2020 Lead Pre-Kindergarten Teacher, Middle Way School of the Hudson Valley
The Middle Way School of the Hudson Valley is expanding its teaching staff. We are seeking a highly experienced pre-kindergarten teacher who will be responsible for co-developing and co-teaching the program for 4-5 year olds at The Middle Way School in Saugerties, New York. This includes creating, implementing, and evaluating curriculum planning and methodologies in cooperation with the Head of School and other teachers in the school. MWS is a pilot school, pioneering a new model of Buddhist education for children. Our teachers practice equanimity toward children, coworkers, and parents and seek the necessary support to maintain this view. Teachers will be introduced to the Middle Way model of education, and be part of its development. A deep interest in the Middle Way view and how to manifest it through presence and pedagogy will be necessary. Understanding of Buddhist principles and terminology and experience in Buddhist practices is greatly appreciated. We’re seeking in excellence in teaching and huge hearts. Contact Noa Jones for application information.