The Middle School Academic Support and English teacher will be an experienced, talented educator looking for a leadership position where passion and innovation are encouraged and supported. The teacher will report directly to the Division Head and will assist with the academic leadership of the Middle School.
The ideal candidate for this role will have a strong background in teaching English and the training required to support students in all areas of the curriculum, and an ability to work closely with colleagues to monitor student progress. Supporting reading, critical thinking, research, and writing skills for all students are central to this position. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to engage students in meaningful inquiry and collaborative exploration. Academic leadership ability is crucial in this position. Requirements for this position include leading weekly student support team meetings at each grade level, overseeing the grades and comments reporting process, and communicating with parents. The best candidates will also demonstrate an ability to successfully collaborate with colleagues across disciplines.
Bancroft is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Essential Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in English or Education (Master’s preferred)
Three to five years of teaching experience preferred
Excellent communication skills
Experience in and enthusiasm for designing curriculum and inquiry-based learning
Proven ability to differentiate instruction
Strong communication skills
Essential Attitudes and Aptitudes
A continued interest in Professional Development as a lifelong learner
A collaborative spirit
A willingness to participate with enthusiasm in all aspects of the school community
An understanding of and love for Middle School students
If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, personal statement, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Bancroft School
Families throughout Central Massachusetts and MetroWest choose Bancroft School for its robust college-preparatory academics and supportive community. The Bancroft experience fosters good people who emerge as leaders, humanitarians, and globally engaged citizens. Bancroft students develop deep connections in the community, and form lasting relationships with faculty, coaches, and peers. Each child’s individual learning style and interests guide their explorations into core academics, arts, sports, and co-curriculars. Founded in 1900, Bancroft is Greater Worcester’s leading independent PreK–12 day school.