Ensworth is now accepting applications for a Grade 5 Teaching Fellow for the 2019-2020 school year. This is a part-time, paid position with no insurance or other benefits. Qualified candidates must have earned a bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited college or university.
We seek a motivated and enthusiastic individual interested in pursuing a career in teaching who would like the opportunity to experience daily life in fifth-grade classrooms under the guidance of master teachers. The teaching fellow is considered an integral part of the faculty and community of Ensworth and encouraged to participate fully in the life of the school.
A degree in education is not required, but is preferred. This opportunity offers the chance for class observation, lesson planning, teaching and supervision of fifth graders.
Ensworth is a kindergarten through twelfth grade, coeducational independent school. The School promotes academic excellence and inspires students to be intellectually curious, to use their talents to the fullest, to be people of integrity, and to be contributors to society. Located on two campuses in Nashville, Tennessee, Ensworth enrolls approximately 1,140 students and serves families in more than 50 zip codes. Ensworth is recognized among the leading independent schools in the nation. The school’s challenging academic program is embedded in a culture of support and encouragement and reflects a commitment to the core skills of observation, collaboration, communication, analysis, questioning, evaluation, and most importantly, the application of knowledge. Graduates have the adaptability, resilience, and resourcefulness necessary for success in the 21st century and are not only prepared to meet the demands of the future but are also imbued with a sense of purpose and service to others. Ensworth School is an extraordinary place to work and seeks employees who are passionate about learning and motivated by the opportunity to awaken that passion in students.