Sacramento Country Day School seeks a full-time 6th grade Middle School English teacher with a possible history period to start August 2017. Interested candidates please contact Sandy Lyon, Head of Middle School, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidate must have a minimum of 2 years experience, preferably teaching middle school English and history.
Teachers at Sacramento Country Day provide a deep, enriched learning experience for their students. We are looking for a creative teacher, who knows how to meet students where they are and bring them as far forward as possible. Our curriculum allows us to meet the needs of a diverse group of learners, and we are looking for a positive, supportive teacher. Our ideal teacher will provide variety in the classroom emphasizing grammar, vocabulary, analysis and writing. The successful candidate is knowledgeable about young adult literature and about ancient history. The successful candidate will have knowledge which includes project based and experiential learning along with the implementation of critical thinking and writing skills. Knowledge of technology is helpful because of our 1:1 Chromebook program. A bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s degree in humanities or English is preferred.
2+ years of teaching middle school plus a bachelor's or master's degree in English or humanities.