The Marvelwood School in picturesque Kent, CT seeks a dynamic full-time English teacher to begin in August 2021. Responsibilities include teaching junior and senior English and taking an active role in the life of the boarding school community. Candidates with a strong educational background and a demonstrated commitment to working with young people and collaborating with colleagues are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will support the school’s mission in providing opportunities for each student to reach his or her maximum potential.
As a full-time member of the boarding school faculty, this position requires teaching four sections of English; coaching two seasons; and participating in residential life activities including dormitory duty, weekend duty, and the weekly Community Service program. Campus housing is available and is considered part of the compensation for this position, along with a benefits package and a competitive salary commensurate with experience.
A bachelor’s degree is required. Relevant teaching experience is preferred but other experience and qualifications will be considered. Candidates should also be in a position to be able to obtain a Connecticut driver’s license with an “A” endorsement, needed for transporting students in school vehicles including minibuses. Marvelwood employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.