Middle School/Upper School English Teacher: Our English Department is searching for a high energy, creative, passionate full-time teacher to join our school in August 2019. The ideal candidate must have a joyful growth mindset, be an excellent writing teacher, possess strong classroom management skills, an excitement for teaching and the ability to relay that enthusiasm to students. In addition, the ideal candidate must be able to collaborate with a diverse group of students through a variety of innovative and progressive pedagogical methods including project-based assessments that will develop and grow each student to his or her highest potential. As a school, we pride ourselves on our students’ critical reading and writing skills.
Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree in Education with 5-7 years experience is required; a Master’s degree in related field is preferred. Independent School teaching experience a plus.
About The Prairie School
Nestled between two large cities, Chicago and Milwaukee, you’ll find an academic gem along the shores of Lake Michigan in Wind Point, Wisconsin. With a Frank Lloyd Wright architectural design, the 365,000 square foot campus welcomes you with 32 acres of green space. The Prairie School, is a student-centered, college preparatory, independent day school currently serving 650 students from age three through 12th grade. With a team of outstanding faculty from all over the world, a joyous, collaborative work environment, and small classes, the school prides itself on excellent working conditions, with a competitive salary and benefit package that commensurate with experience and degree.