St. Michaels Country Day School ( learn more )

Newport , Rhode Island ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2901931
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : May 7, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 21, 2018

Job Description

Middle School History/English Teacher (PT or FT)

St. Michael’s Country Day School is a non-profit, independent PS to 8th grade day school in Newport, RI. The school has opened a search for a Middle School History (grades 6 and 7)/English teacher (grades 6) for the 2018-20179 school year.

St. Michael’s Country Day School provides a dynamic curriculum that is built on excellence and inspires students to:
• Learn with confidence
• Lead with character
• Achieve lasting success

The Search Committee is looking for candidates who can demonstrate:

• A strong understanding of the cognitive and developmental needs of middle school students;
• Leadership skills for students, faculty, and parents in an independent school setting;
• An ability to work collaboratively with colleagues;
• Strong verbal and written communication skills;
• An understanding of, appreciation for, and commitment to 21st century learning skills;
• An ongoing personal commitment to professional development.

Teacher candidates must have a bachelor’s degree and teaching experience. Candidates should have excellent interpersonal skills as well as an aptitude and commitment to technology.

Applicants should submit the following to John Zurn at jzurn@smcds.org:

• a cover letter explaining interests and qualifications;
• a resume;
• three references including names, email addresses, and phone numbers;
• at least one letter of recommendation.

St. Michael’s Country Day School has an institutional commitment to the principles of diversity. In that spirit, the School believes that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws.

Please send information to John Zurn at jzurn@smcds.org
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > English & Language Arts
  • Job Requirements

    • At least 5 year s of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Head of School
    • 180 Rhode Island Ave
    • Newport, Rhode Island 02840

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