American University Preparatory School (AUP) is an independent co-educational boarding and day school, serving grades 9-12, located downtown in Los Angeles’ Financial District.
AUP is seeking to hire skilled and enthusiastic teachers in all subjects to join our team.
Preference is given to candidates who have:
The ability to teach multiple subjects (All subjects especially History, Digital Media Arts and/or Spanish)
Passion for teaching, excellent communication skills, and the ability to engage students with learning
Experience working with educational technology
Previously worked in a boarding school with residential experience
The flexibility, energy, commitment to teamwork and appreciation for adolescents that life in an independent school boarding community requires.
Candidate must be willing to wholeheartedly engage in all facets of boarding school life including advising, coaching, weekends, and dorm supervising. The position will include extracurricular sports/activities ,student advising and residential responsibilities.
Bachelor's degree in the related field, a teaching certificate or credential.
Promotes the use of multiple methods in solving problems, identifying more efficient strategies and generalizing principles to a broad variety of applications.
Encourages collaborative teamwork in the classroom, teaching students to communicate effectively and thoughtfully, justify their reasoning and to consider multiple perspectives when solving problems.
Invests in the life of the school by participating in the advisory program, social and emotional learning, weekly department meetings and multidisciplinary team meetings, anti-bias training, and any and all aspects that support the student experience.
Demonstrated professional behavior, including discretion, judgment and integrity.
Effectively interacts with a diverse population of students and faculty.
All prospective employees must be able to clear a background check, LiveScan fingerprinting and TB screening.
About American University Preparatory School (AUP)
AUP is a boarding/day high school, serving grades 9-12, located downtown in Los Angeles’ Financial District. We are a vibrant and visionary school community that integrates rigorous curriculum with a hands-on, experiential learning environment. We encourage collaborative discourse, creativity and critical thinking into every facet of campus life. AUP aims for academic excellence, intercultural understanding, international stewardship and service to the community we reside in.