Employment

Seventh Grade Teacher

EAGLE School, an independent, K-8 school, seeks a dynamic, experienced teacher to teach grade 7 Language Arts/Social Studies/Drama. This is a full-time position starting in the fall. EAGLE School students study Latin America – 600 BC to present day, a historical overview of East Asia, and Europe’s influence during colonization.  There is a focus on the geography, religion, economics, and government of each region.  Students spend time researching, writing, reading, and debating.  They discuss civics and current events with a focus on the individual verses society. A strong background in the pedagogy of teaching both social studies and language arts is necessary.  You will find working with EAGLE 7th graders to be exciting and rewarding!

The ideal candidate must have a mastery of and enthusiasm for language arts and social studies, must be able to collaborate in a team environment, and communicate effectively with students, staff, and parents. A middle school/ high school license to teach language arts, English, History and/or Social Studies, as well as experience working with academically gifted students is strongly preferred.

French Teacher

EAGLE School seeks a dynamic, experienced teacher to teach French to students in 5th – 8th grade. The most important qualities for a candidate to possess are a deep understanding and enthusiasm of French language and culture and a strong desire to share that knowledge and passion with eager language learners. This is a 70% position for the 2018/19 school year. There is a possibility of adding additional tenths in the area of music and computers.

The ideal candidate must be highly energetic and skilled in current teaching strategies in speaking, reading, listening, writing, and understanding the French language. We are looking for a teacher who is collaborative in a team environment and effective as a communicator with students, staff, and parents. Experience in teaching based on the TPRS method (Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling) and past experience with gifted students is a plus.

 

If interested in either of the above positions, please apply through WECAN or send a cover letter and resume to Carole Mason, carole@eagleschool.org.

 

EAGLE School does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, gender, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, hiring and employment practices, admission policies, scholarship and grant programs.