Position: English Teacher – PAS Program
Reports to: Head of School
Position Status: 60% of full time, Faculty, Exempt
The Marin School, an independent college-preparatory high school in San Rafael, California, seeks a English Teacher for the school’s Program for Academic Success. The Marin School seeks an experienced candidate in differentiated instruction to work collaboratively with the Director of Learning Services to serve students with diverse learning styles.
The Marin School currently serves 100 students in grades 9-12. We honor each student's unique learning style and act in accordance with an unshakable belief in the potential of each and every student. Our motto is "Small School. Big Impact.” The school’s Program for Academic Success (PAS) was created
to better serve students with mild to moderate learning differences, to ensure each student's scholastic and personal success. Class size for PAS is small by design (6-8 students) to allow teachers to fully understand their students and give teachers the ability to personalize their instruction with experiential learning, innovative lessons and non-traditional, yet effective, learning opportunities.
The Marin School faculty is made up of passionate, skilled, motivated, inspiring teachers who love what they do. We wholeheartedly believe in each student's unique potential and seek faculty members who are equipped with the experience, talent, tools, skill and enthusiasm to meet the needs of multiple learning styles.
Teach students who need additional support in English, specifically reading comprehension, critical literacy and in writing skills in modified courses.
Collaborate with the Director of Learning Services on an ongoing basis to refine and implement a strong curriculum that meets the needs of all students.
When indicated, participate in collaborative meetings with parents, teachers, educational resource staff and appropriate administrator to develop social/emotional/educational plan for students.
The position will begin on August 18, 2017.
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