Tower Hill School seeks to hire a talented and experienced Middle School (grades 5-8) English teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. This teacher will join other dedicated colleagues in a collaborative and stimulating environment. Duties will include classroom instruction, conferences with students, parents and colleagues, active participation in the work of the department and division, advising students, and participating in department, division, and all-school initiatives.
Tower Hill School is a pre-kindergarten through grade 12, co-educational, nonsectarian, independent day school. Founded in 1919, Tower Hill School boasts fine contemporary facilities designed for specific ages, schedules, and activities. The mission of the school is to provide students with an excellent, academically challenging education in a diverse and supportive community committed to a common set of values. For more information on Tower Hill School, please visit the school’s website at: towerhill.org. To apply for the position, please email a resume and cover letter to Harry Baetjer, Assistant Head of School at email@example.com.
The ideal candidate will have: teaching experience at the middle school level (between 3 and many years) and a degree in English or Education, a strong literature background, and a commitment to teaching writing, grammar, vocabulary, and critical thinking about both literature and our world.