Achieve at Noble and Greenough School Summer 2019 Master Teacher Job Description
As we head into our eleventh summer, we aim to continue building strong relationships with our students while engaging them in a rigorous academic experience. Master Teachers are critical members of the Achieve team, and they are essential to our students’ academic and personal success. Candidates must possess a strong interest in working with underserved urban students in a fun, challenging, and enriching academic environment.Thank you for your interest in working at Achieve! Our middle school students come from low-income families in Boston and represent different ethnicities, religions, and family backgrounds. Achieve seeks to increase our students' academic skills, motivation, and self-confidence, and put them on the path to college.
2019 Summer Dates:
Staff Orientation: June 17 – June 19, 2019 (dates may change depending on snow days)
Summer Session: June 25 – August 2, 2019 (dates may change depending on snow days)
• Three or more years of teaching experience, preferably at the middle school level (grades six through eight). • Ability to design and implement curriculum aligned with the Common Core Standards. • Strong ability to collaborate and communicate effectively. • Excellent organizational skills. • High energy and a sense of humor!
• Provide a consistent adult presence all day. • Collaborate with the Directors to develop curriculum for your assigned classes. • Teach two sections of English, Math, or Science. • Supervise and support your Teaching Assistant in developing a strong understanding of curriculum development, student-centered pedagogy, classroom management, and assessment. • Co-lead an advisory. • Write progress reports for your students at the end of the third and sixth weeks. • Tutor students as needed during study hall. • Attend all morning and some afternoon meetings. • Work with the Directors to plan and manage the Graduation/Celebration ceremony.
To apply for a Master Teacher position at Achieve:
• Complete and submit the following materials by Friday, February 22, 2019:
o Statement of educational philosophy. o A current résumé. o List of three professional references, with contact information.
We will review applications and fill positions on a rolling basis.
Please call or write before submitting materials to inquire about available positions.
Founded by George Washington Copp Noble in 1866, Noble and Greenough School is a co-educational, non-sectarian, rigorous academic community dedicated to motivating and inspiring students to achieve their highest potential and to lead lives characterized by service to others. Nobles is committed to creating a learning environment that represents diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin, background, experience and perspective. Doing so is intrinsic to our mission and improves the educational experience for all.