Greenhills School, an independent school of 520 students in grades 6-12, has an opening for a qualified and innovative forensics instructor who is deeply knowledgeable and thoughtful about speech, debate, and theater activities for middle and secondary students. Greenhills School is eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities. We want a diverse mix of talented people who want to join us as student centered educators and role models who bring joy and good humor to our classrooms, fields, and offices, employ a broad array of effective instructional methods, work collaboratively with colleagues, seek and respond to student feedback, and commit to reflective practice and continual growth. We pride ourselves on being a warm and welcoming inclusive community.
This Forensics Coach manages the extracurricular programs in the middle and upper school forensic teams, is responsible for the administration and operation of the competitive Individual Events program and for coaching the students in their events, and sponsors an active team as a member of the Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association (MIFA). The Forensics coach works closely with the Integrated Public Speaking lead instructor. Undergraduate degree required, in English, Theater, Speech (or a related field) preferred, graduate work desired. Proven experience with the age group required, teaching experience at the middle or secondary level preferred.
For a complete job description, please visit https://www.greenhillsschool.org/about/employment/. Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, contact information for three professional references, and a completed Greenhills application form to: Jonathan Schwartz, Head of Middle School, and Neil Donato, Fine and Performing Arts Department Chair via email at firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com. No phone inquiries please. Application Deadline: We will begin reviewing applications on February 19th and will continue until the position is filled.
About Greenhills School
Greenhills School is a student-centered community that helps young people realize their full intellectual, ethical, artistic and athletic potential in preparation for college — and beyond — as curious, creative, and responsible citizens who respect all individuals and their differences, and whose meaningful and balanced lives will better the world.