Phoenix Country Day School is currently seeking a dynamic and collaborative educator to teach 6th Grade English for the 2020-21 school year.
The ideal candidate will fulfill the following qualifications:
A bachelor’s degree in English or a related field, with an advanced degree preferred
Exude a passion for teaching reading, writing, and grammar, with particular expertise in mechanics of writing and differentiated instruction
Creative, cross-curriculum collaboration within the grade level and the department that promotes the school’s mission of diversity and inclusion
Ability to facilitate student-centered discussions around a Harkness table
Understand the developmental needs of middle school students as a teacher and as an advisor
Use skill-based grading to measure and report student learning
Exhibit flexibility, optimism, and creativity
Enjoy working with an innovative grade-level team to foster the emotional well being and academic success of students
Possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral
Please email letter of interest and resume to: EmployeeResources@pcds.org
About Phoenix Country Day School
PCDS is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, religion, age, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, creed, physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.