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Career Opportunities at Roycemore

Roycemore is an Equal Opportunity Employer of minorities, females, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities, and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, creed, gender preference or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its policies.

Griffinity: (noun) The quality of being Roycemore-Griffin-like.

Since 1915, Roycemore created a culture that intertwines with the school’s mission and vision. The infinite possibilities, creativity, strength, and individuality of a Griffin is what made Roycemore a unique and magical school when it was founded and continues today. That magic has been maintained by teachers and staff who have the Griffin-like spirit in them. Read more about our culture and Griffin spirit below.

Why Roycemore? 

“First and foremost, Roycemore prioritizes students; the best interest of students is the basis of every decision. Roycemore is a community that fosters individual growth and believes in the possibility of success for each student. It is a transforming environment! The Administration supports the faculty’s growth, providing amazing opportunities to learn new technologies and to participate in interest-based professional development. Finally, Roycemore is an inclusive family; a place that leaves an indelible mark on all Griffins.” 

– Wendy Griffin, Middle School Teacher and Learning Specialist

Substitute Teachers (Lower School Pre-K to Grade 4)

Seeking subs for elementary education, specifically Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 4. Substitute teachers must have teaching capabilities in multiple areas, the ability to establish effective working relationships with staff and students, the ability to address the various learning styles of students, and the ability to maintain effective classroom management strategies. Substitute teachers are called on an as needed basis and may be needed for one day, one week or a long term position. Substitute teachers arrive by 8AM, with classes beginning at 8:30AM, and generally ending by 3:30PM.

Candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume to:

Darcy Aksamitowski, Lower School Division Head
Roycemore School
1200 Davis Street
Evanston, IL 60201

daksamitowski@roycemoreschool.org

Innovation Coach/STEAM Teacher

Roycemore School seeks an experienced Innovation Coach and STEAM Teacher for the 2022-2023 school year. The person in this position will:
1. work with faculty and students school-wide to advance innovation and STEAM
2. manage maker equipment, spaces, and curriculum
3. supervise students while using maker equipment and spaces
4. working with administration, plan future maker and innovation initiatives
5. teach technology/maker classes
6. teach 1-2 other classes as assigned

The Innovation Coach and STEAM Teacher will play a vital role as a founding teacher in the School’s new 6,000 sq. ft. Innovation Center planned for construction in the summer of 2022 and once named, the STEAM Teacher will have the opportunity to weigh in on the development. The Innovation Center is envisioned as a space for students of all ages to authentically engage in a classroom topic through an authentic, hands-on approach. Students, teachers and mentors can collaboratively learn, problem solve, design and create. The space will be designed with maximum flexibility in mind, to include rooms separated by flexible walls such as clear garage doors or sliding walls that can allow the space to support large group functions or smaller group work. Whether used as an integral part of a class, an extension of a class, or as a space where students can tinker during their free time, the Innovation Center is envisioned as a facility that will support student learning and growth throughout the day and year.
Current plans for the 6,000 square feet call for a digital media studio, 2D and 3 D printers, a mechatronics lab, fabrication lab, low-tech makerspace, large format art form, student gathering spaces and more.

For best consideration please email or send cover letter and resume with three references ASAP but no later than December 31, 2021 to:

Beth Shutters, Director of Curriculum & Innovation
Roycemore School
1200 Davis Street
Evanston, IL 60201

eshutters@roycemoreschool.org