CGPS Mission Statement Founded in 1764, Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School balances a rigorous comprehensive college preparatory curriculum with healthy social and emotional development. We dedicate ourselves to educating students with diverse talents and backgrounds and offer them opportunities to learn, reflect and safely express their ideas and creativity. With our parent body, we share a fundamental commitment to high academic achievement and the development of social responsibility.
Middle School Humanities Teacher Teacher holds primary responsibility for the implementation and development of the CGPS English and history curricula and the success of its students. The Humanities Teacher is committed to continuously improving curriculum and instruction through collaboration as part of a grade level departmental team.
Responsibilities Teach sixth and seventh grade English and history classes. Create innovative unit plans and lessons that reflect sequential learning with differentiated activities based on students’ knowledge and skills. Use department guidelines to assess and evaluate students throughout the year, maintaining records and write report cards accordingly. Collaborate positively and respectfully with members of the middle school, the language arts and history department, other colleagues, school administrators and parents.
Work Hours School Year ‘20-21, 7:30am - 4:00pm Weekly faculty and department meetings
Compensation We offer highly competitive salaries, exceptional vacation time and benefits, and a warm and supportive culture.
How to Apply Interested candidates should send letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put “Humanities Teacher” in the subject line.
Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment decisions including hiring, transferring and promotions are based on merit and business needs, and not on race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, alienage, age, pregnancy, marital/partnership status, military status, citizenship, military status, mental or physical disability, veteran status, genetic predisposition, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.
Qualifications Bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s degree is preferred Minimum of 3 years full time teaching experience Valid State Certification is helpful but not required, preferably in English or history education Proven track-record of high achievement in the middle school classroom Ability to communicate effectively and establish rapport with parents A strong desire to collaborate and intellectual curiosity
Additional Salary Information: We offer highly competitive salaries, exceptional vacation time and benefits, and a warm and supportive