Helios is seeking a teacher for the 2024-2025 school year to join our lower school team. Please submit a cover letter and resume as a pdf to email@example.com.
Collaborate with a co-teacher to lead a combined class that fosters an environment where students feel supported to respect themselves, take intellectual risks, and develop respect and empathy for others
Collaborate with a co-teacher to provide integrated multi-subject instruction
Lead a small Elementary, Middle School, or High School level math class
Offer an elective on a topic that excites both you and the students
Participate in our camping program, which includes overnight trips twice per year
Collaborate with administration and other grade-band teachers to continuously enhance and adapt our theme based expeditionary curriculum
Three years or more of teaching experience is preferred.
Helios is an innovative, independent school community for gifted learners in grades K-8 on the San Francisco peninsula in Sunnyvale, CA. Our faculty members collaborate to create and continuously improve an exceptional program tailored to the needs of our gifted population. This program is distinctive in the way it weaves together interdisciplinary project based learning, placement-based mathematics, social emotional learning, opportunities for students to direct their own learning, and connection to issues in the wider world.
We boast a committed faculty that enjoys teaching in a collaborative environment where they are respected and empowered. Helios teachers are professionals of high caliber who are creative, innovative and have a growth mind-set. They are experienced in progressive/ constructivist education and understand that the best education starts with the child.