Trinity Valley School (TVS) is actively seeking a full-time Upper School Economics Instructor for the 2019-2020 academic year. The successful candidate will teach all Upper School economics courses and other courses, as assigned. In addition, the Economics Instructor serves as the sponsor for the Investment Club and the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Signature Program. At TVS, students are required to successfully complete either a yearlong study in Advanced Economics or a semester of on-level Economics. Students traditionally enroll in economics courses during their eleventh-grade or twelfth-grade years. It is our goal that students master both content and skills throughout each of our courses.
For the right candidate, the teaching of courses in Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and the like are a strong possibility.
Candidates for this position should possess the following qualities and experience: a thorough knowledge of his/her discipline, passion for teaching Upper School students, teaching experience at the Upper School level, knowledge of varied pedagogy and evolving research in education and brain science, and the leadership qualities to inspire, motivate, and develop students. The ideal candidate should have the ability to be flexible and caring while holding students to high expectations. A Master’s degree and three years teaching experience is preferred. Because TVS has as part of its mission “the development of wide constructive interests,” special consideration will be given to candidates who demonstrate a willingness to contribute in significant ways to our advising, athletic, Trojan Outdoor Experience, Global Initiatives, Speech and Debate, or other extracurricular programs.
TVS, founded in 1959, is a co-educational, college preparatory day school for grades K-12. The 75-acre campus is located in southwest Fort Worth, Texas. TVS offers competitive salaries, fully paid employee health, disability and life insurance, and family dental insurance. The school offers and contributes to a TIAA-CREF 403(b) annuity plan. At TVS, you will enjoy outstanding facilities, supportive faculty, staff, and wonderful students.
About Trinity Valley School
Trinity Valley School, founded in 1959, is a co-educational, college preparatory day school for grades K-12. The 75-acre campus is located in southwest Fort Worth, TX.