Primary Responsibilities: Teach three sections of Grade 6 Science; teach weekly sections of Seminar, a Health & Wellness class; serve as an advisor; collaborate and lesson plan with colleagues to design experiences for students; communicate and partner with parents and grade-level team through advisory program
Hours/Classification: Full Time, Exempt
The Hamlin School seeks to hire employees who will support and implement the school’s mission and Creed at all times. Hamlin employees are known for being compassionate, collaborative, and dedicated professionals who treat their colleagues and supervisors with respect and who take the daily care of Hamlin students seriously. As such, Hamlin employees pay close attention to the students’ social-emotional wellbeing, their physical and mental health, and their moral development.
Hamlin employees are committed to their own personal and professional growth; thus, they pay close attention to the research and innovations that impact their respective fields. All employees are expected to be flexible thinkers and nimble actors in support of the school’s overarching strategic goals and demonstrate a commitment to their colleagues’ success.
Provide in-person instruction in Grade 6 Science—teaching 3 sections of approx. 18 students
Teach weekly in-person sessions of Seminar, a Health & Wellness class
Lead an in-person advisory group of approximately 11 students
Implement curricula as identified in the Curriculum Guide
Teach with an understanding of the development and growth of middle school girls
Communicate and collaborate with other faculty and staff regarding each girl
Assess student progress using a variety of methods
Communicate with parents about the program and student progress
Attend grade level meetings for collaborative discussion and sharing of student concerns
Identify materials, resources, and technology needs for program
Include use of appropriate technology tools and resources for instruction
Create and update course web pages
Participate in faculty, division, department, and advisory team meetings, and admissions/school events
Pursue relevant opportunities for professional growth and development
Supervise students in other roles such as recess, lunch, field trips, outdoor education, etc.
Participate in an outdoor education trip for 3-4 nights (additional stipend paid) (TBD for 2021-22)
Provide 1:1/small-group student learning support through flex time and other parts of the school day
Master’s Degree or equivalent in teaching
About The Hamlin School
The Hamlin School, located in San Francisco, serves 425 girls, K-8. Our mission is to educate girls to meet the challenges of their time and inspires them to become extraordinary thinkers and innovators, courageous leaders, and women of integrity. Hamlin supports purposeful professional development and encourages a strong sense of collegiality. The Hamlin community reflects the diversity of San Francisco, and the school has a serious commitment to service, the arts, and multiculturalism. Visit our website, www.hamlin.org