The Harpeth Hall School seeks a middle school physical education teacher. The ideal candidate is a dynamic, creative, PE teacher who possesses an enthusiasm for working with middle school girls, a commitment to innovative pedagogy and collaboration with colleagues, excellent writing and communication skills, and coaching experience. The ideal candidate is also an experienced teacher and coach capable of teaching various levels of middle school physical education and coaching competitive athletic teams. A bachelor’s degree is required. An interest in curriculum development, at least three years of full-time teaching experience, a master’s degree, and interest in a leadership position are preferred. Harpeth Hall is committed to an inclusive program, and candidates with a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity or inclusion work are especially encouraged to apply.
Candidates should complete an online application and submit a letter of interest, curriculum vita, references, and a statement of educational philosophy at harpethhall.org.
A bachelor’s degree is required. An interest in curriculum development, at least three years of full-time teaching experience, a master’s degree, and interest in a leadership position are preferred.
About The Harpeth Hall School
The Harpeth Hall School is one of the country's premier independent college preparatory schools for girls and young women in grades 5-12. A pioneer in the field of women's education with origins in the 1860s, the school combines a superior program deeply rooted in the liberal arts tradition with proven instructional techniques that are most meaningful for girls. Teachers and administrators cultivate a love of learning, a commitment to honor and integrity, and the leadership skills students will need in the future. This is a vibrant, forward-looking school with a rigorous, innovative curriculum and exceptional teaching. In addition, outstanding and extensive arts, athletics, service learning, and co-curricular activities provide students with a rich educational experience. The strength of the school today results from the extraordinary vitality and richness of its past. The school is situated on a beautiful, college-like suburban campus of 43 acres in the Green Hills area of Nashville.
Harpeth Hall is a national leader in the use of technology to enhance teaching and learning. The campus-wide wireless network was the first in Middle Tennessee. Since 2001, every girl in grades... seven through twelve uses her own laptop computer. At every level, the faculty and students use technology to advance learning.