Reports to: Academic Dean and Dean of Students & Campus Life
Job Summary: This is a full-time position that includes teaching middle and upper grade students (potentially Pre-algebra, Algebra 1 and Geometry levels of math), involvement in the school’s co-curricular program, and participation in residence life as either a dormitory parent or weekend duty team member. Candidates should be excited about the rewards of teaching and living in a boarding school.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Teaching 4 sections of Math
Consistent development of personal professional growth
Collaboration within the Math department, as well as with all faculty
Facilitating afternoon Co-Curricular Activities
Serving as faculty advisor to approximately 10-15 students
Candidates with interest or experience in any of the following areas are encouraged to express this interest when applying:
Coaching upper school cross country, basketball, tennis, or golf
Advising the yearbook staff
Working in the outdoor education program
Work towards diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice topics
Planning weekend activities for students
Either living in a dormitory and serving as a dorm parent to 10-20 students or serving on a weekend duty team as a member of the Residential Life Staff and supporting student activities and residence life needs (approximately one weekend per month)
Supporting the school’s mission and culture
Adhering to the guidelines in the employee manual
Proactively providing parent and student communication
Other duties as assigned by the Head of School
Bachelor’s Degree required
Master’s Degree preferred
3 years of teaching experience preferred
Experience in Standards-Based Learning preferred
Experience in Project-Based Learning preferred
Strong interpersonal skills with students, colleagues, and other adults; team skills, such as lesson planning with others
Strong communication skills, including experience in writing student comments and other school-related documents
Motivation and interest in professional development
Previous experience and/or interest in boarding schools (residential life) preferred
About Stuart Hall
Stuart Hall School is an Episcopal boarding and day school in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia that provides a college preparatory education for area day students in grades 4-12 and boarding students from around the world in grades 8-12. With close to 200 students and a thriving, community-based mastery education program, the School is located on two campuses in Staunton, Virginia (named as one of Travel & Leisure magazine’s best small towns).
A member of Episcopal Church Schools in the Diocese of Virginia, Stuart Hall is fully accredited by the Virginia Association of Independent Schools and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools and the National Association of Episcopal Schools. Founded in 1844, the School lives by its mission to prepare students of all faiths for success in universities worldwide and for engaged lives of intellectual curiosity, creativity, and contribution.
Stuart Hall welcomes candidates who have demonstrated a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in their teaching and learning and who will add to the diversity of our community.
Stuart Hall does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, or n...ational and ethnic origin in the administration of its hiring practices. The School is committed to providing an inclusive educational environment. We actively engage students, families, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds and experiences. Our school community respects the differences in ethnicity, race, religion, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status.