Immediate Opening Elementary School Homeroom Teacher

Pioneer Academy | Wayne, NJ

Posted Date 4/03/2024
Expiration Date5/03/2024

About Pioneer Academy:

Pioneer Academy is a vibrant and innovative Pre-K to 12 independent school located in Wayne, NJ. We are proud to be recognized as The Best Private High School, the Best College Prep School, and the Best School for STEM in Passaic County by Niche 2024 School Rankings. Our rigorous academics are complemented by a rich extracurricular program and a commitment to fostering a warm, supportive, and inclusive community. Pioneer Academy is on the lookout for an enthusiastic and dedicated elementary school teacher to join our team and contribute to shaping the educational journey of our students.

About the Role:

As  a lower school teacher at Pioneer Academy, you will play a pivotal role in laying the foundation for a lifelong love of learning in our young students. You will craft and deliver engaging lessons that align with our comprehensive curriculum, ensuring a seamless progression through the early academic years. Your passion for education will be key in creating a positive and supportive classroom environment that fosters curiosity, critical thinking, and a sense of community.


  • Develop and deliver creative and interactive lessons for elementary grades that align with the school's curriculum.
  • Utilize a variety of teaching methods, including hands-on activities, inquiry-based learning, and technology integration, to cater to diverse learning styles.
  • Assess student learning through formative and summative assessments, providing constructive feedback to support academic growth.
  • Collaborate with fellow educators to create a cohesive and integrated learning experience for students.
  • Stay abreast of current trends and best practices in elementary education, incorporating them into the classroom as appropriate.
  • Actively participate in professional development opportunities and school events to contribute to the school community.


  • Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education or a related field.
  • NJ State Teacher Certification in Elementary Education.
  • Passion for teaching and a genuine desire to inspire young learners.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Commitment to staying updated on the latest advancements in elementary education.


  • Fun, positive, and supportive work environment.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development.
  • The opportunity to make a lasting impact on the educational journey of young students.

To Apply:

Please submit your resume, cover letter, and references to:

Type of Job (PreK-12 or Higher Ed.)

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