Talcott Mountain Science Center & Academy

Kindergarten and First Grade Teacher of the Gifted

Responsibilities include:
Teaching all core subject areas in a self-contained classroom,
Designing engaging lessons within curriculum guidelines,
Communicating student progress with parents,
Attending after school and evening all school events.

Requirements include:
Enthusiasm a must!
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred.
Coursework or experience with gifted, young children preferred.
Ability to differentiate for multiple levels across disciplines required. Small class size.
Certification preferred but not required. Multiple years experience teaching in a private school may be substituted for certification.

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $32,000.00 – $42,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account

Lydia Gibb lgibb@tmsc.org
Academy Dean
Talcott Mountain Science Center & Academy
324 Montevideo Road, Avon, CT 06001