Middle School English Teacher

Location
Rockville, Maryland
Salary
Commensurate with highest degree and prior years' teaching experience
Posted
Mar 08, 2020
Grade Level
Middle School
Job Type
Full-Time

Come join a committed, caring, talented faculty in delivering an exemplary and inspiring general and Jewish education. Together, we ensure a vibrant Jewish future through the growth of confident, compassionate thinkers who engage the world through Jewish values.

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Rockville, MD is seeking candidates to fill an anticipated opening for a Middle School English Teacher for the 2020-2021 academic year.

The ideal candidate is a warm, creative, charismatic educator with a record of highly successful experience in the teaching of reading, writing, critical thinking and positive communication to middle school students of all ability levels.  Leading candidates forge positive relationships with their students and colleagues, enjoy working closely in collaborative teams, and utilize differentiated instruction to meet the needs of all learners within their classroom. Positive behavior management is a hallmark of the teacher’s practice. The ideal candidate’s classroom is one that features a strong emphasis on student-centered learning to best develop critical thinking and analytical as well as creative writing skills.

Responsibilities include:

  • Teaching 7th and 8th grade English;
  • Teaching a weekly advisory or other experiential education courses;
  • Participating in team meetings to discuss student progress.

Qualifications include a minimum of a BA in English, English education or a related field. An MA degree is preferred. Candidates should have at least three years of successful teaching experience in collaborative working environments. Experience in differentiated instruction, project based learning, Collaborative Problem Solving and working with students with diverse learning needs preferred.

Qualified candidates may submit letter of interest and resume to www.cesjds.org/careers  Job Code EN800.

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.