Upper School Literature and English Teacher (Grades 9-12)
McLean School of Maryland
February 16, 2018
Full Time - Faculty
McLean School (mcleanschool.org), a K-12 co-educational independent school in Potomac, Maryland, seeks applicants for the full-time position of Upper School Literature and English (grades 9-12) teacher to begin August 2018. McLean School has, for sixty-five years, been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
The ideal candidate will have a strong academic background in literature, English mechanics, and the foundations for college-level writing with at least two years of experience in teaching literature and writing to a broad range of learners, including those with mild to moderate learning challenges and ADHD. We welcome candidates who are committed to student-centered pedagogy, differentiated instruction, and multi-sensory learning. Successful candidates must be willing to collaborate, innovate, and grow as teachers. Most importantly, he or she will subscribe to our Core Values, our Mission, and our philosophy and will seek passionately to uphold and promote them.
Interested candidates should send résumé, cover letter, statement of educational philosophy, and a list of references to Frank Booth, Literature & English Department Chair, at email@example.com.