Hillside School, a Junior Boarding School serving grades 5-9, is seeking an enthusiastic Sixth Grade teacher with strong academic background and passion for teaching middle school students.The ideal candidate is able to tailor instruction to help students develop interest and excitement for the subject matter and to differentiate instruction based on individual needs to help every student achieve academic success.
This candidate should have experience with teaching science, language arts, reading and geography to a diverse range of sixth grade learners.In addition, the candidate should be able to teach English Language Learners and students with language based learning differences.Other desired qualifications include being a team player, a sense of humor, a creative and positive approach to teaching, and the knowledge of and desire to use iPads in the classroom.
Qualified candidates should be willing to teach a full schedule (16-20 periods per week), covering evening study hall periods and being on-call for absent teachers, and embracing boarding school life (weekly dorm duty, coaching two seasons, weekend responsibilities).
**We have a fifth grade class and a sixth grade class. Due to increasing popularity of our sixth grade, we must open another classroom for September.**
Please send cover letter and resume to Monica Lucey, Dean of Faculty and Academics at firstname.lastname@example.org.