The Prairie School English Department is seeking an energetic, outgoing professional to join our high school for the 2021-2022 school year. To be successful in the classroom, the candidate must first and foremost have a passion for teaching adolescents, exceptional pedagogical skills, with the ability to teach film and editing courses. The successful candidate must be able to collaborate with 9th & 10th-grade students through a variety of innovative pedagogical methods emphasizing mastery and encourage each student to reach his or her highest potential. The successful candidate must demonstrate a growth mindset and a joyful, energetic approach to working with students from diverse backgrounds.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. A Master’s degree along with 3-5 years of teaching experience in a related field is preferred. Qualified candidates will possess a passion for inclusion and community efforts.
About The Prairie School
Nestled between two large cities, Chicago and Milwaukee, you’ll find an academic gem along the shores of Lake Michigan in Wind Point, Wisconsin. With a Frank Lloyd Wright architectural design, the 365,000 square foot campus welcomes you with 32 acres of green space. The Prairie School, is a student-centered, college preparatory, independent day school currently serving 650 students from age three through 12th grade. With a team of outstanding faculty from all over the world, a joyous, collaborative work environment, and small classes, the school prides itself on excellent working conditions, with a competitive salary and benefit package that commensurate with experience and degree.