King School is an independent, college preparatory day school serving students from Pre-kindergarten through Grade 12. We are a diverse, vibrant learning community dedicated to educational excellence and the fullest academic and personal achievement of our students.
Job Description: King seeks a full-time Middle School English Teacher who will report to the English Department Chair and the Head of Middle School. This teacher will assume duties and responsibilities, consistent with expectations for all Middle School teachers, which complement the primary teaching load of four sections and one activity.
Primary responsibilitiesinclude, but are not limited to:
Teach four sections
Serve as an advisor
Advanced degree in English preferred
Sound understanding of the developmental stages of middle school students
Proven ability to facilitate differentiated, student-centered best practices
Proven ability to encourage student discovery and autonomy of thought
Sound understanding of literary analysis, writing workshop, and grammar instruction
Excellent communication skills and ability to constructively collaborate with colleagues
Commitment to King’s Mission, Virtues, and Diversity Policy Statement