The Harpeth Hall School seeks a full-time Latin teacher to teach in both the middle and upper divisions, grades 7-12. Harpeth Hall is committed to an inclusive program, and candidates with a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion work are especially encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate will be an experienced educator capable of teaching various levels of Latin including AP Latin.
The ideal candidate is a thoughtful listener, who communicates clearly and effectively with students, colleagues, and families, both orally and in writing. Professionalism, a positive outlook, a good sense of humor, and a student-centered approach to teaching are highly valued. We seek a colleague who enjoys being part of a highly collaborative team, with a commitment to interdisciplinary projects and innovative pedagogy.
A bachelor’s degree is required. Experience in curriculum development, at least three years of full-time teaching experience, and a master’s degree are preferred. Comfort and familiarity with the use of relevant technology to enhance learning are also essential.
Candidates should complete anonline application and submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, references, and a statement of educational philosophy at harpethhall.org.
A bachelor’s degree is required. Experience in curriculum development, at least three years of full-time teaching experience, and a master’s degree are preferred.
About The Harpeth Hall School
The Harpeth Hall School is one of the country's premier independent college preparatory schools for girls and young women in grades 5-12. A pioneer in the field of women's education with origins in the 1860s, the school combines a superior program deeply rooted in the liberal arts tradition with proven instructional techniques that are most meaningful for girls. Teachers and administrators cultivate a love of learning, a commitment to honor and integrity, and the leadership skills students will need in the future. This is a vibrant, forward-looking school with a rigorous, innovative curriculum and exceptional teaching. In addition, outstanding and extensive arts, athletics, service learning, and co-curricular activities provide students with a rich educational experience. The strength of the school today results from the extraordinary vitality and richness of its past. The school is situated on a beautiful, college-like suburban campus of 43 acres in the Green Hills area of Nashville.
Harpeth Hall is a national leader in the use of technology to enhance teaching and learning. The campus-wide wireless network was the first in Middle Tennessee. Since 2001, every girl in grades... seven through twelve uses her own laptop computer. At every level, the faculty and students use technology to advance learning.