Greens Farms Academy seeks a Middle School English Teacher to begin in August 2017. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of experience teaching English, a passion for teaching middle school students, the ability to develop their interest and enthusiasm for the subject matter, and a commitment to fostering a diverse community. A background in theater is a plus. All English classes are taught at Harkness tables, and the department is committed to discussionbased classes and close teacher-student collaboration on writing. Candidates should be prepared to participate in the many facets of independent school life, including leading an advisory group, leading clubs and activities, chaperoning trips, and possibly coaching or directing. Greens Farms Academy is a PreK-12 co-educational day school of 715 students in the Greens Farms section of Westport, CT. We are a suburban school close to major transportation and a five-minute walk from the Greens Farms Metro North train station. The campus sits on the Long Island Sound, a half hour south of New Haven and an hour north of New York City by car or commuter train. Please visit www.gfacademy.org for more information. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and list of references (if available) addressed to Drew Meyer, Head of Middle School, to firstname.lastname@example.org.