The 6th Grade Literature Teacher is responsible for preparing an enriching and diverse curriculum, instilling a passion for the subject in students, and creating a dynamic learning environment in the classroom and other designated learning spaces/areas. Teachers are expected to facilitate conversation, reflection, and understanding of diverse perspectives through literature, writing, assessments, and classroom discussions.
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Bachelor’s degree or post-graduate work in English or related subject
Minimum 5 years experience teaching at the Middle School level
Commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion work
Understanding of the importance of detailed and rigorous feedback to students and parents/guardians
High level of accountability, expectations, and communication to all stakeholders
Ability to differentiate instruction, assessment, and feedback to students of all abilities
A passion and commitment to creating a supportive, fun, and enriching classroom culture that reflects Wichita Collegiate School’s core values and teaching philosophy
An interest in professional growth, development, and leadership opportunities
Experience with technology as a tool for engaging students and enhancing instruction, experiential/project-based learning, and innovative thinking
A commitment to equitable and culturally responsive teaching practices
The ability to communicate positively, openly, and in collaboration with students, teachers, peers, and the parent community
A willingness to contribute to our co-curricular offerings
About Wichita Collegiate School
Founded in 1963, Wichita Collegiate School is a PS- grade 12 college preparatory school of 935 students located in Wichita, Kansas. Collegiate is a member of NAIS and ISAS. Collegiate is a Malone Family Foundation Scholars School. Visit the school's website www.wcsks.com