MIDDLE SCHOOL ENGLISH TEACHER, beginning August 2018
St. Edmund’s Academy seeks a dedicated and dynamic educator to teach 6th - 8th grade English. The teacher will also serve as a grade-level homeroom teacher and advise a small group of students.
The teacher will be responsible for designing curriculum, planning lessons, and promoting the English and writing program. The teacher will collaborate with another middle school English teacher to implement a program that fosters a love of reading and introduces students to a variety of genres, themes, and cross-cultural perspectives. The teacher will build students’ foundation in grammar and vocabulary and expand students’ repertoire in written and oral expression. The teacher will work closely with the Academic Dean to ensure alignment of the school’s philosophy in curriculum and practices.
Candidates must have excellent character, enthusiasm for 21st century pedagogy, and an outstanding record in teaching middle school aged groups. Excellent writing skills and strong verbal communication are expected. Ability to be collaborative, detail-oriented, and innovative is essential. Candidates must have the capacity to teach extended periods in a rotating block schedule.
St. Edmund’s Academy provides an exceptional independent school experience for students in preschool through 8th grade, combining a rigorous academic curriculum with enduring Core Values and rich tradition in a nurturing environment.
Educators dedicated to meeting the academic, social, emotional and personal needs of middle school students should apply. A Bachelor’s degree is required; a Master’s degree is preferred.
St. Edmund’s Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation in the administration of its employment policies, or any other policy of the program.
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St. Edmund's Academy provides an exceptional independent school experience for students in Preschool through 8th grade combining a rigorous academic curriculum with enduring Core Values and rich tradition in a nurturing environment.