Crystal Springs Uplands School seeks a full-time 8th grade English teacher starting in the fall of 2020. The ideal candidate will have at least three years of English teaching experience and a B.A./B.S. in a relevant field (Masters Degree preferred). A successful candidate in this position will:
Exhibit a passion for content knowledge and a range of effective pedagogical approaches
Cultivate an enduring love for reading and writing among young adolescent students
Demonstrate commitment to equitable and culturally responsive teaching practices
Cultivate an inclusive, collaborative, and challenging learning environment that reflects Crystal’s core values and allows our diverse student body to grow and thrive
Work collaboratively with Grade Level Team colleagues to develop integrated and meaningful curriculum and programming
Integrate technology in effective ways that enhances students’ learning experiences and growth
Take advantage of opportunities for professional growth, leadership, and community building
Serve as an advisor who is committed to the social and emotional development of students
Bring unique skills to contribute to our multifaceted community outside of the classroom (e.g. coaching, sponsoring a club, leading a global trip, speaking multiple languages, etc.)
Please submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position as well as your anticipated contribution to the Crystal community, your resume, and a list of three references to MSEnglishTeacher@csus.org or via mail, to Dr. Christopher Schoberl, Head of the Middle School, Crystal Springs Uplands School, 10 Davis Drive, Belmont, CA 94002.
About Crystal Springs Uplands School
Crystal Springs Uplands School is a coeducational independent day school with an Upper School campus in Hillsborough, California and a Middle School campus in Belmont, California. Located on the Bay Area Peninsula and serving 566 students in grades 6-12 CSUS is an institution committed to diversity that encourages minority candidates to apply.