Christ School (Asheville, NC), an independent boarding and day school serving boys in grades 8 through 12, is seeking a dynamic team player to serve as an upper school English teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. The ideal candidate will appreciate the School’s Episcopal tradition and embrace single-gender education.
Faculty members in the English department value collegiality, and interested candidates must work well as part of a team. Christ School seeks enthusiastic educators who are eager to engage in all aspects of independent school life. The teaching faculty at Christ School are deeply devoted to the mission of the school.
An undergraduate degree in English is required
Two or more years teaching upper school English
Candidate must be interested in working and living with adolescents
Flexibility and a sense of humor
Consideration will be given to candidates with a background in ESL instruction
The following components are required parts of teaching positions:
Classroom teaching: four sections totaling around 50-60 students
Providing formal assessments with grades and comments four times per year
Weekly comments for students in the Learning Resources program
Attending faculty meetings
Replying to communication from students, parents, and colleagues within 24 hours
Being involved in dormitory or other evening coverage
Serving as an advisor to approximately four to seven students
Coaching two seasons or covering an approved equivalent activity
Teaching positions are ten-month, academic year appointments.