The Summit Country Day School is a nationally recognized leader in character education and offers a compelling combination of small classes, caring faculty, academic rigor, and strong spiritual values. For more than a century, The Summit has maintained a proud legacy of excellence in independent, Catholic education. We offer coeducational learning experience to students from Montessori 18 months through grade 12. The Summit is a place where values are affirmed, young minds are enriched, and dreams take flight. Learn more at www.summitcds.org.
The 7th Grade Language Arts and Social Studies Teacher is a member of a collaborative faculty engaged in cross-curricular and cross-grade level learning experiences. This person will teach 3 sections of 7th grade language arts and 2 sections of 6th grade social studies. The selected individual will have content knowledge and the pedagogical skill to engage students in high quality learning experiences.
Delivers upon a rigorous curriculum within an interactive learning environment to provide exceptional results for all students.
Provides classroom leadership which creates an environment which promotes academic, as well as social-emotional, well-being.
Monitors student progress and assists students in accomplishing established learning objectives.
Provides timely feedback to students and their parents on coursework and progress.
Encourages students to develop their special talents within the context of the classroom.
Attends course specific professional development with a focus on improving student achievement.
Posts all assignments, grades and classroom communique to the portal and proactively makes phone calls home and/or sends emails to parents.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in English Literature or a related field with a current Ohio teaching certification.
Orton Gillingham Training a plus.
Demonstrated proficiency in English/Language Arts and Social Studies.
Possesses a comprehensive understanding of best practices for middle child education.
Demonstrate a passion for driving student learning and success.
Experience working with students from diverse backgrounds.
Effective verbal and written communication.
Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
About The Summit Country Day School
The Summit Country Day School is a Pre K - 12 private co-educational independent Roman Catholic School founded in 1890 by The Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. The 24 acres campus is located in Hyde Park 5 miles northeast of Cincinnati, OH. The Summit with its diverse student body and highly qualified faculty provide measurably successful programs congruent with the spiritual, academic, physical, social and artistic aspects of our mission.