St. Andrew's Episcopal School is seeking a Kindergarten-8th Grade Physical Education Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. This position is full-time and will work under the direct supervision of our Director of Athletics and Physical Education.
The successful candidate will also be a coach or assistant coach for at least two athletic seasons.
Under the direction of the AD/PE Department Chair, successful candidates will:
Plan and instruct physical education classes for grades K-8, focusing on physical fitness, health education, and team/dual/individual sports instruction
Create a positive learning environment that fosters engagement, relationship building, leadership, and joy in movement,
Collaborate and work effectively with the PE/Athletic Department,
Develop and utilize assessment methods for measuring growth and achievement in physical education and strength & conditioning,
Organize and maintain sports equipment, athletic uniforms, the gymnasium facility, and the playing fields,
Chaperone students on school trips including overnight stays, and
Participate in the life of the school and be responsible for other duties as assigned by the division head and/or the AD/PE Department Chair.
Preference will be given to PE teachers with coaching experience at the high school or collegiate level.
A degree in physical education or a closely related field
Organizational and self-management skills; ability to handle multiple responsibilities effectively
Great interpersonal and communication skills, both with students and fellow faculty/coaches
Dependable, ready to go above and beyond when necessary to reach goals
Leadership and team management skills
About St. Andrew's Episcopal School
St. Andrew’s is a co-educational Episcopal K-12 day school, enrolling a diverse student body of approximately 950 students on two campuses in Austin, Texas. The school strives to help young people from diverse racial, religious, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds to achieve their potential not only in intellectual understanding but also in aesthetic sensitivity, physical well-being, and moral decisiveness so that they may lead productive, responsible lives, not only for themselves but also for their community.
St. Andrew’s embraces the Episcopal identity of intentional pluralism as well as that of spiritual and religious growth integrated into the curriculum and life in the school community. Daily chapel is held in all grades. St. Andrew's employs individuals without regard to race, sex, national or ethnic origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability as protected by federal, state, or local law.
St. Andrew's is committed to providing equal opportunity in all personnel actions and in the administration of all policies and programs. St. Andrew's keeps resumes on file for future openings. Please send resumes in PDF or Word format to our Director of Finance & Human Resourc...es, Michelle Roe, at HR@sasaustin.org If you have any questions, please call (512)299-9806. For more information about St. Andrew’s School in Austin, please access our web site: www.sasaustin.org