Elementary and Middle School Physical Education Teacher Begins August 2020
St. Edmund’s Academy seeks an enthusiastic and dynamic educator to teach 4th- 8th grade physical education, health, and electives and to serve as a grade-level advisor.
In collaboration with the school’s academic leaders, the teacher will be responsible for designing curriculum, planning lessons, mentoring students, and promoting health and wellness, as well as performing supervisory tasks as assigned. The teacher will work closely with the Division Director to ensure alignment of the school’s philosophy in curriculum and practices.
Candidates must possess enthusiasm for 21st century pedagogy, be open to change and new ideas, and have an outstanding record teaching middle school age groups. Excellent writing skills and strong verbal communication are expected. Ability to be positive, collaborative, detail-oriented, and innovative is essential. Candidates must have the capacity to teach extended periods in a rotating block schedule.
Educators dedicated to meeting the academic, social, emotional and personal needs of children should apply. A Bachelor’s degree is required; a Master’s degree is preferred.
Application Process: Interested candidates should send a cover letter and résumé to:
Elizabeth Casey, Academic Associate
St. Edmund’s Academy Mission St. Edmund’s Academy provides an exceptional independent school experience for students in Preschool through 8th grade, combining a rigorous academic curriculum with enduring Core Values and rich tradition in a nurturing environment.
St. Edmund’s Academy Core Values - Respect for the needs and feelings of others - Understanding and appreciation of the differences among people - The worthiness of service to others - The importance of taking responsibility for one’s own conduct
- The central role of honesty in relationships - The value of setting high standards in all endeavors
St. Edmund’s Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation in the administration of its employment policies, or any other policy of the program.
About St. Edmund's Academy
St. Edmund's Academy provides an exceptional independent school experience for students in Preschool through 8th grade combining a rigorous academic curriculum with enduring Core Values and rich tradition in a nurturing environment.