The Packer Collegiate Institute invites applicants interested in teaching full-time Middle School English for the academic year 2021-2022.
This full-time position entails teaching four sections of Middle School English, serving as an advisor to a small group of students, collaborating closely with grade-level partners who teach the same courses, and working with interdisciplinary grade-level teams. The English reading curriculum includes short stories, plays, novellas, novels, poetry, graphic texts, and nonfiction works. Students develop their skills in reading, literary analysis, writing, note-taking, grammar, punctuation, annotation, vocabulary development, public speaking, and collaboration.
Teachers at Packer are asked to be available to provide their students with sustained, individualized attention outside of the classroom and to maintain frequent written and oral communication with students’ families.
Applicants should possess:
Comfort with the use of educational technology in the classroom, facility with electronic communication and learning management platforms
Exceptional writing skills
A commitment to anti-bias and anti-racism work and to promoting an inclusive, just, and equitable school community
Experience with a broad range of instructional practices
Demonstrated commitment to the advancement of their teaching practice
Comfort with and interest in working with students in an advisory capacity
Candidates must have at least three years of middle school teaching experience
A Master’s degree is preferred.
Packer’s comprehensive commitment to diversity and equity requires all faculty members to actively and thoughtfully engage in work around identity, anti-racism, and inclusion. We actively encourage applications from candidates with broad and diverse backgrounds and from individuals of all races, nationalities, and beliefs.
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About The Packer Collegiate Institute
Grounded in rich traditions while embracing the future, Packer is a diverse community that balances the value of scholarship and the intellect with the importance of meaningful and sustained relationships. Guided by dedicated adults, Packer students are challenged to develop talents, pursue aspirations, and become empathetic, responsible, globally-minded women and men.
We educate students to:
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