Antilles School is seeking dynamic and talented teachers to join a committed team of educators in a collaborative environment that places a high value on flexible thinking and problem solving.
Ideal candidates are passionate and self-motivated professionals, prepared to teach a range of college prep courses.
Antilles School is committed to maintaining an atmosphere of collaborative learning, to building a diverse community based on mutual respect, and to fostering social and emotional learning as well as social equity, diversity, and inclusivity into our school life.
Duties and responsibilities include:
Preparation and implementation of daily lessons
Delivery of assignments and timely evaluation of all relevant work and student progress
Design and implementation of appropriate, authentic assessments and support of individual student learning styles, abilities, and achievement
Timely and proactive communication with parents
Timely and effective communication with all school constituencies
Serving as an Advisor to small group of students
Sponsoring and assisting with student activities, clubs, and organizations
Collaborating with other members of the faculty, administration and staff on interdisciplinary and community-based opportunities
Active participation in all faculty and staff meetings, parent nights, conferences, and school events
Support of divisional and school-wide initiatives through committee work, where appropriate
Supervision and/or participation in non-academic activities, including lunch and study hall
Antilles School anticipates possible openings for the 2017-2018 school year in English, History, Science, Physical Education and Health. Positions may be full- or part-time.
Bachelor’s degree (minimum) in subject area, teaching certification preferred or related teaching experience in secondary education
Ability to foster positive relationships based on mutual respect and trust
Demonstrated command of knowledge applicable to the position
Ability to teach academic skills and foster intellectual habits
Ability to communicate and interact effectively with multiple constituencies
Excellent presentation skills
Detail-oriented team player with the ability to remain positive and be self-directed
Antilles School is an independent coeducational day school located in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. Antilles enrolls approximately 500 students in a toddler program through grade 12. Antilles occupies a distinct place in Caribbean culture and the history of the larger Virgin Islands community.
Excellence, Diversity and Community are the guiding principles for each day at Antilles. We pride ourse...lves on inspiring each student to reach his/her potential in a multicultural setting that is one of the hallmarks of our school. Antilles combines educational excellence and character development to transform our students into young adults prepared for college, career, and life. Antilles develops the whole child through challenging academic courses, technology, music, art, physical education, and athletics.
Successful employment candidates will have an understanding of, and a commitment to, a culturally, socially, and ethnically diverse population.