The Summit Country Day School is a nationally recognized leader in character education and offers a compelling combination of small classes, caring faculty, academic rigor, and strong spiritual values. For more than a century, The Summit has maintained a proud legacy of excellence in independent, Catholic education. We offer coeducational learning experience to students from Montessori 18 months through grade 12. The Summit is a place where values are affirmed, young minds are enriched, and dreams take flight. Learn more at www.summitcds.org.
The Part-timeUpper SchoolEnglish Teacher is a faculty member who works to provide a rigorous English curriculum. This teacher works closely with all English teachers in grades 9 - 12. The English Teacher will be responsible for instructing others about the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. This person will assign books and essays for students to read and teach them how to identify themes, points of view, and other characteristics.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach students about the structure and content of the English language, including proper grammar, spelling, and sentence structure.
Utilize curricula that reflect the diverse educational, cultural, and linguistic backgrounds of the students served.
Provide classroom management to create a culture of academic achievement.
Monitor student progress and assist students in accomplishing established learning objectives.
Provide timely feedback to students and their parents on coursework and progress.
Promptly communicate, providing detailed feedback on exams according to a rubric.
Collaborate with program coordinators to ensure initiatives are being met.
Attend professional development seminars with other teachers with a focus on improving student achievement.
Manage student behavior in the classroom by invoking approved disciplinary procedures.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in English Literature or related field is required. Master’s degree is strongly preferred.
Minimum of 2 years teaching experience.
Current Ohio teaching certification.
Possesses a comprehensive understanding of best practices for 9 - 12 English education.
Demonstrate a passion for math and drive to motivate students to do their best.
Experience working with students from diverse backgrounds.
Effective verbal and written communication.
Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
About The Summit Country Day School
The Summit Country Day School is a Pre K - 12 private co-educational independent Roman Catholic School founded in 1890 by The Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. The 24 acres campus is located in Hyde Park 5 miles northeast of Cincinnati, OH. The Summit with its diverse student body and highly qualified faculty provide measurably successful programs congruent with the spiritual, academic, physical, social and artistic aspects of our mission.