Milton Academy is an independent college preparatory K–12 school, boarding and day in grades 9–12, located just outside of Boston.
Milton Academy cultivates in its students a passion for learning and a respect for others. Embracing diversity and the pursuit of excellence, we create a community in which individuals develop competence, confidence and character. Our active learning environment, in and out of the classroom, develops creative and critical thinkers, unafraid to express their ideas, prepared to seek meaningful lifetime success and to live by our motto, “Dare to be true.”
Summary of Position:
Milton Academy seeks a lower school classroom teacher for the 2021-22 school year. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching math, reading, writing, and social studies. In addition to outstanding teaching ability, we seek a teacher who is inquisitive, self-directed and team-oriented.
Dedication to diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice
Experience teaching in lower school grades
Understanding of the developmental needs of lower school students
Competence with progressive teaching approaches
An inquisitive professional learning stance
Ability to work collaboratively within a fast-paced environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of technology to enhance teaching and learning
Experience partnering with parents
A demonstrated ability to work in a diverse and inclusive community is essential. Additional key qualities for this position include warmth, compassion, cultural competence, flexibility, and humility. A successful candidate will be able to work effectively and constructively with faculty, staff, administrators, and parents for the benefit of students and the community.
Teacher certification is not required.
Milton Academy welcomes candidates who would add to the racial, cultural, and gender balance of the School community. Milton Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Applicants MUST apply online at https://www.milton.edu/about/careers-at-milton/how-to-apply/ for consideration.
About Milton Academy
Milton Academy, established in 1798, is an independent coeducational national and international boarding and day school, serving 1,000 students in grades K-12, on a 125-acre campus eight miles south of Boston.