Text size:

Career Center
Posted
February 27, 2019

Upper School History Teacher

St. George's Independent School
Collierville TN United States
Co-ed Day School, Pre-K through 12th grade
https://www.sgis.org/careers
Position Starts: July 31, 2019
Application Deadline: July 1, 2019

St. Georges Independent School seeks a passionate, entrepreneurial, and hard-working individual who is energized by work with families to serve as an Upper School History Teacher beginning August 2019. St. Georges Independent School welcomes applications from persons of any race, color, creed, nationality, or ethnic origin.

Type: Salary

Duration: Annual Letter of Agreement

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in history; Master’s degree is preferred.

The successful candidate will possess skills and experience that would include the ability to:

  • teach high school survey and elective history courses, including World History and AP level courses
  • effectively teach historical writing skills, including the history research essay
  • work with grade level teams and the history department to ensure alignment of curriculum and skills
  • coach athletic teams, sponsor student clubs, or lead overnight outdoor educational experiences
  • serve as an advisor for a small group of students with a focus on the physical, social, and academic wellness of each person
  • attend overnight trips, chaperone school programs beyond the school day, and perform other supervisory duties as needed

Physical Requirements: Regularly sit, turn, bend, reach, walk, talk, hear, and interact with campus visitors as well as others who telephone. Must have the ability to understand and present complex material, as well as communicate with constituents and co-workers in effective ways.

Candidates are expected to embrace the school’s mission and educational philosophy; they should be willing to work in a collaborative environment and be positive, inspirational, and family-centered.

Contact Information

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Paula Boruszewski, Office Manager, at pboruszewski@sgis.org or 1880 Wolf River Blvd., Collierville, TN 38017.