Greenwich Academy seeks an outstanding computer science teacher for its Middle School. The teacher will work with fifth through eighth graders, implementing an ambitious curriculum that includes coding, physical computing, digital citizenship and algorithmic thinking. GA has a nationally recognized engineering and design lab and a competitive robotics team, and interest and experience in working in these areas will enhance an individual’s candidacy. In the Lower and Middle School, GA’s engineering and computer science department focuses on building the foundations of creating, designing, problem solving and computing that will serve all students in their high school years and in their lives.
Successful candidates will be excited to work in a rigorous academic environment and will be eager to immerse themselves in the school community. They will be interested in, and skilled at, serving as advisors to Middle School students. A commitment to using a variety of teaching strategies is expected. Candidates should be enthusiastic learners themselves and should be eager to teach and learn in an environment dedicated to thoughtful, ongoing diversity work.
About Greenwich Academy
Greenwich Academy is an independent college-preparatory day school for girls and young women that seeks to foster excellence. Its mission is to provide a challenging, comprehensive educational experience grounded in a rigorous liberal arts curriculum within an inclusive, diverse community. The school’s objective is to develop girls and young women of exceptional character and achievement who demonstrate independence, resilience, courage, integrity, and compassion. As a community, we strive above all to honor our motto, “Toward the Building of Character.”