Instruct High School students using various pedagogical methods. Prepare course objectives and outlines of study following curriculum guidelines and the requirements of the academy. Assign lessons and assesses student progress, accurately record results, and issue regular reports to Administration. In support of the College Preparatory academic program, to provide instruction and other academic activities that will enable the students to succeed in the next grade or higher level of education. As part of the boarding school model of education, to coach, advice, counsel, support or otherwise help, encourage and motivate cadets to achieve success both inside and outside of the classroom. In support of the character development program, it is to serve as a motivating role model and to provide instruction to assist the cadets in their development of strong moral and ethical values. As part of the militarily structured system, promote the establishment and maintenance of high standards of cadet decorum and discipline.
Instruct assigned class schedule.
Study Hall Supervision as scheduled.
Contribute to the efficient management and administration of the Academy as required.
Inform the students about the academic rules, regulations, policies, and standards.
Participate and attend Faculty Meetings, Department Meetings and In-Service Days.
Attendance is mandatory for Academy & College Professional Development Day.
Attend various Cadet Events and Parent-Teacher Conferences as required.
Support the development of Cadets outside of the classroom in accordance with your plan of involvement as approved by the Dean of the Academy.
Maintain accurate academic records, grades and lesson plans.
Perform other duties as assigned by the Dean of the Academy.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master Degree required, PA Teaching Certificate is a plus. Certification in area subject desired.
Experience: Minimum of three (3) years teaching High School in the respective field.
Demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team in a positive, constructive manner.
The candidate must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, and Outlook programs.
Well-organized, detail-oriented, self-starter, ability to write and communicate effectively, works well under pressure.
Additional Salary Information: Employment Classification
This is a 10-month position with non-exempt status.
Salary and Benefits
Salary will be commensurate with experience. VFMAC offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision benefits and school-paid life insurance policy, and at Board discretion, school contributions to employees' TIAA-CREF retirement plan, professional development opportunities, generous vacation, and much more.
Start date is immediate. Successful completion of state and federal clearances is a condition of employment.
About Valley Forge Military Academy
Founded in 1928, Valley Forge located in Wayne, Pennsylvania features a rigorous academic college-preparatory boarding school. Valley Forge provides students with an educational experience built on five cornerstones. A Valley Forge education is rooted in quality academic programs and supported by leadership responsibilities, character development, personal motivation, and strong athletic and extracurricular opportunities. Our mission is to educate cadets, within an academic and military environment to be fully prepared for their responsibilities as citizen leaders who are mentally alert, sound in body, considerate of others and possessed of the highest sense of duty, honor, loyalty and courage; and to foster the love of God and country, high moral standards and strong character traits that will make all a credit to themselves, their families, their alma mater, their country, and their God. www.VFMAC.edu