University Liggett School, Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan
May 29, 2018
Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan
Contract - Faculty
4 Year Degree
University Liggett School is seeking an Upper School English Teacher for a long-term assignment (first semester of 2018-19). Primary responsibilities will include teaching three sections of Core I (9th grade) English as well as one section of an 11th/12th grade Creative Writing. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, teaching philosophy statement, and resume to Brock Dunn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive Salary
About University Liggett School, Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan
A thriving independent school welcoming more than 600 students in grades PK through 12, Liggett is located in the idyllic small town of Grosse Pointe Woods, situated along the banks of scenic Lake St. Clair and 15 minutes from the dynamic city of Detroit. The school is in its 138th year, making it the oldest, coeducational independent school in Michigan. This long tradition of excellence lives alongside substantial academic, athletic, and artistic successes in recent years as the school has shifted toward an innovative curricular and pedagogical approach under the Curriculum for Understanding. This progressive approach ably supports Liggett's mission to empower students to develop intellectual curiosity, leadership and confidence to contribute to a complex and changing world. We challenge students to excel and to achieve their highest potential. We create opportunities for discovery and achievement by developing a faculty who foster the strengths of each student. We teach and practice the values of respect and responsibility in an emotionally and physically safe environment.