First and foremost, Lovett teachers love children. They are also experts in their content areas and come to work each day eager to engage fully in the life of the community.
The classroom experience is guided by the school mission and our Vision for Learning. Our teachers are purpose-driven and passion-filled. They are curious, creative, and always striving to be better. Candidates who demonstrate the following commitments and skills may be particularly well suited to join our faculty:
Employment of a variety of techniques, including the meaningful use of technology, to engage students and further their critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity;
A strong desire to work in a collaborative learning community, employing a growth mindset;
Desire and ability to develop an atmosphere of trust and knowledge of students as individuals;
Demonstrated flexibility and responsiveness to a variety of learning styles and across a range of abilities;
The drive, organization, and flexibility to work in a fast-paced environment, contributing to the school community beyond the classroom (willingness and desire to coach is an attractive quality);
Excellent written and oral communication skills to facilitate effective communication with students, parents, colleagues, and supervisors;
- Ethical behavior, professionalism, and respect for diversity.