The Archer School for Girls is seeking a full time Upper School English teacher beginning in August 2017. The Archer School for Girls is an educational community that supports and challenges young women to discover their passions and realize their true potential. Serving 490 girls in grades 6-12, Archer’s joyful and ambitious program is founded on the latest research around how girls learn best.
We are currently looking for an experienced English teacher with a strong educational background, exemplary pedagogical skills, solid content knowledge, facility and interest in using educational technology, commitment to ongoing professional development, and passion for teaching and learning from young people. Candidates should be skilled at teaching Upper School students. Responsibilities include teaching 4-5 courses, serving as an advisor, and participating in co-curricular school activities like our award-winning literary magazine, literature conference, experiential trips, clubs, and committees.
A bachelor’s degree is necessary; a master’s degree and/or teaching credential is preferred. Candidates should have at least three years experience teaching in a student-centered classroom with a successful track record of collaboration and curricular design experience. In sum, our ideal candidate is a passionate, skillful educator and innovator who is eager to invest her/his talents in our dynamic learning community.
Beyond competitive pay and benefits, faculty enjoy working in a collegial, growth-oriented, and joyful community. We seek faculty who will contribute to an equitable and just learning environment. Integral to its mission, Archer has remained passionately committed to cultivating a diverse and inclusive community where all students can thrive personally and academically.
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No phone calls, please. More information on Archer can be found at www.archer.org. The Archer School for Girls is an Equal Opportunity Employer.