Current Opening Details

Primary School Collaborating Lead Teacher (K–5)

Lowell is currently seeking applicants for the position of collaborating lead teacher (co-teacher) in grades K-5. Ideal candidates will hold a degree in early childhood or elementary education, possess knowledge of the social, emotional, and academic needs of elementary children, and be well versed in best practice for delivering language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies instruction.

Strong candidates will also be familiar with, and have a professional passion for, social curriculum, experiential learning, social justice education, thematic teaching, differentiated instruction, and curriculum development through the Understanding By Design process. Experience with Lucy Calkins Reader’s and Writer’s Workshop, TERC Investigations, and Responsive Classroom is preferred. Lowell School is an equal opportunity employer and promotes the principles and practices of inclusivity, diversity, social justice, and service learning throughout the community.

Interested candidates should send a résumé, cover letter, and list of three references to Director of Primary School Jason Novak at Letters of reference are highly encouraged.

Lowell School has a longstanding institutional commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusivity. Lowell prohibits any discrimination or harassment based on a person's race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, past or present military service, or any other ground prohibited by federal, District of Columbia, or other applicable law. This policy covers all aspects of employment, including hiring, promotions, termination, pay, and the work environment.

Hiring Fairs

Lowell School attends the following hiring fairs.

Carney Sandoe FORUM/Diversity*
Loew's Philadelphia Hotel
Friday, January 25, 2019 | 8:00 am–5:00 pm
Saturday, January 26, 2019 | 8:00 am–2:00 pm
More information here.

East Ed

Usually in February. More information here.

DC Area K-8 Progressive Schools
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Hosted at Sheridan School | 6:30–8:00 pm. More information here.

* Lowell administrators will be presenting "Building a Community of Inclusion" at the Carney Sandoe conference in addition to meeting candidates.