The John Dewey Academy (JDA), a small, co-ed college preparatory therapeutic boarding school located in Western Massachusetts, seeks a full-time French Teacher for the 2019-2020 academic year. We are searching for an engaging, innovative educator who is fluent in French and passionate about French language and culture. The candidate should inspire deep learning and be attuned to developing the whole student by fostering students’ academic, social, emotional, and moral development.
Primary responsibilities include teaching 2-4 sections of courses, advising students, and designing and teaching elective courses. In addition, our faculty meet regularly to collaborate, plan, and discuss students. Our school calendar is year-round, though some flexibility is offered in the summer semester.
Individuals interested in applying for this position should send a resume, cover letter, and references (via email preferably or by regular mail) to:
firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr. Andrea Lein, Head of School, 389 Main St., Great Barrington, MA, 01230
Graduate degree in French or related field
Experience teaching in an independent high school and/or college
About John Dewey Academy
The mission of JDA is to empower bright but underachieving adolescents to overcome social, emotional, and academic challenges in order to attend quality colleges and lead healthy, productive, and successful lives. Please visit our website to learn more about our unique school: www.jda.org.