Pilgrim School, founded in 1958, is a mastery-based, college preparatory school in Koreatown with an inclusive community serving Preschool through 12th Grade. Our Purpose To inspire and challenge students to better themselves and the world around them. Our Core Values Individuality and Community: We celebrate the uniqueness of every individual, and expect that they are working towards the betterment of our community. Kindness: We demonstrate kindness and respect for each other and ourselves. Inclusion: We welcome all individuals in our community while celebrating differences and seeking understanding and belonging. Service: We commit ourselves to act in the service and support of others. Innovation: We focus on the future and how we can improve and make positive changes in our community and beyond. Play: We embrace intellectual, physical, and conceptual play as fundamental parts of learning.
Are you a forward-thinking educator looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in students' lives? Look no further than Pilgrim School! At Pilgrim School, join a faculty and staff community filled with kindness, respect, hard work, and professionalism. We believe in the inherent value of every individual and expect everyone to work towards the betterment of our community. We hold each other accountable for high standards of excellence in a student-centered educational environment.
Competitive salary plus benefits package including health/dental/vision, matching contribution to retirement, tuition assistance for children of faculty and staff, free lunch, and more. As a member of our purpose-driven team, you'll have the chance to shape young minds and inspire the next generation of leaders. With a diverse faculty and staff, our school community is committed to creating an environment where every student feels valued and supported. Our commitment to diversity is reflected in the makeup of our team: 57% of our faculty and staff identify as people of color, and 63% of our Governing Board (one of the highest percentages in the country for independent schools). As a teacher at Pilgrim, you'll enjoy a small student-to-teacher ratio of 12:1, giving you the opportunity to provide personalized attention and support to each student. Our innovative approach to education encourages teachers to think outside the box and use creative, student-centered strategies to help students learn and grow. But that's not all - as a member of our team, you'll also benefit from opportunities for professional development, access to tools and resources, and a supportive community of colleagues who are passionate about education.