The English Department seeks a qualified and innovative middle school English teacher.
The English Department seeks a qualified and innovative middle school English teacher who is deeply knowledgeable and thoughtful about reading and writing pedagogy, literature study, and the particular social and emotional needs of this age group. Teachers in the Greenhills English Department provide students with rich and meaningful learning experiences that inspire them to be lifelong learners, readers, and writers who will take their places as informed, responsible, engaged citizens of their local, national, and global communities.
Greenhills School enrolls about 680 students in grades 6-12, 49% of whom identify as students of color. Our school is eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities. We seek a diverse mix of talented 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, solicit and respond to student feedback, and commit to reflective practice and continual growth. We pride ourselves on being a warm and welcoming inclusive community.
Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references to: Ruthann Thorne, HR and Payroll Administrator, at firstname.lastname@example.org and Monica Lewis, English Department Chair, at email@example.com. No phone inquiries please.
Application Deadline: We will continue reviewing applications until the position is filled.
Compensation: Salary is competitive, commensurate with experience and education level, and includes lunch when school is in session. Greenhills provides a comprehensive benefit package, which includes a variety of health insurance offerings, dental, vision, life, and short- and long-term disability offerings, HSA/FSA options, and retirement benefits through TIAA.
The essential functions and basic skills have been included. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills, and abilities. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate. This position description is subject to change at any time.
Greenhills School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Greenhills School does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of age, gender, religion, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, or national or ancestral origin in the administration of its educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other School-administered programs, or in the administration of its hiring and employment practices.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States.