Elementary School Teacher

Good SHepherd lutheran School
July 1, 2022
Novato, CA
Job Type


Good Shepherd Lutheran School
5th Grade Homeroom Teacher

Grade: 5th Grade
Salary: Commensurate with experience and education

Good Shepherd Lutheran Elementary School is seeking a full-time 5th Grade teacher for the 2022-2023 school year. The mission of GSLS is to offer an enriched educational environment with academic excellence in a nurturing Christian environment.

The ideal candidate will possess a thorough knowledge of teaching at the 5th-grade level and will have demonstrated success in teaching this age group. We are looking for a professional teacher who will collaborate with the faculty and instructional assistants to plan and implement dynamic instruction in the areas of language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. The candidate should possess the skills and passion necessary to inspire learning and enhance the overall educational experience by fostering students’ academic, ethical, social, and emotional development (Toolbox program) in accordance with our mission, philosophy, and core values.

K-5 teachers report to the K-5 Director. Their responsibilities include: preparing relevant and purposeful lessons for teaching the core subjects of Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies in alignment with our curriculum and with Common Core Standards; classroom management; attending staff development in-services, and faculty meetings; communicating students' progress to parents in a timely manner and as required by grade reporting protocol; an extensive field trip/outdoor ed. program, Student Government, keeping current with educational trends and technology tools; versatility and adaptability with extra duties; a self-starter and positive attitude; setting, reviewing, refining and achieving professional goals.

Applicants should have a bachelor's degree; experience teaching elementary school and a teaching credential is preferred. The successful applicant will possess excellent speaking, writing, and interpersonal skills; demonstrate innovative instruction and sound classroom management; be computer literate; have an abiding interest in helping students to experience academic and social growth; be successful in working with and leading teams; be a strong collaborator, be willing to contribute to school activities outside of the assigned classroom; and genuinely love to work with children and educators at the elementary level in a Christian school setting.


• Resume
• Cover Letter
• Copies of a college degree(s) and credential(s)
• 2 -3 current letters of recommendation

Please send all application materials to:

Lisa Herrmann, Office Manager
1180 Lynwood Drive
Novato, CA 94947
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