Mount Vernon’s Middle and Upper Schools seek an innovative, ambitious and flexible educator to join our team as a French teacher for the 2017-18 school year.
This individual will:
Be a curious and collaborative lifelong learner dedicated to facilitating and encouraging the growth of students and colleagues.
Provide meaningful instruction in Middle and Upper School French courses using a variety of research-based and innovative teaching methods, while including relevant and situational real-world problems.
Collaborate with faculty across disciplines to facilitate interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary, and project-based learning experiences.
Establish and maintain a safe and positive learning environment; taking all reasonable precautions to protect students, facilities, and materials.
Provide a competitive college preparatory environment, offering students an opportunity to explore their creativity and pave the way with their individual interests.
Possess strong character with an absolute drive for excellence, a team-oriented spirit, and a commitment to meeting the academic and social needs of students.
Motivate student learning and participation while ensuring the integrity of the academic experience and prepare students to confidently navigate a fast-paced, digital and global marketplace.
Employ excellent written and verbal communication skills, including appropriately using technology to communicate with students, parents, and colleagues.
Demonstrate effective time management and collaborative skills.
Follow and comply with written and verbal directions and expectations of the Middle School and Upper School Leadership Teams.
Demonstrate cooperation and flexibility in performing other related duties as assigned.
Established in 1972, Mount Vernon Presbyterian School, serving students in preschool through grade 12, is located in the heart of Sandy Springs within the metropolitan Atlanta area on a 37-acre campus. Throughout the School's rich history, MVPS remains committed to offering an innovative educational experience for students to lead the future with confidence as they confront a fast-paced digitally ...based global marketplace. Mastering 21st century skills, driven by a vigorous college preparatory environment, reflects the world-class education received by students at Mount Vernon. The School is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools and is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS).