Ensworth is now accepting applications for a K-4 Learning Specialist and Counselor for the 2019-2020 school year. Qualified candidates will have earned a master’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university and will have significant experience in a school setting. Some classroom teaching experience is preferred.
This position reports to the Lower School Head and the Director of Counseling Services for Lower/Middle School. It is a highly collaborative role so that counseling and learning services are clearly coordinated across the K-8 continuum.
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.