Teacher Middle School Humanities @ The Brandeis School of San Francisco

Teacher Middle School Humanities

Position Title: Teacher – Middle School Humanities
FLSA Classification: Full time, exempt position
Term of Position: Job begins August 2021
Reports To: Director of Middle School
Position Purpose: Teach Humanities to 7th and 8th grade students

San Francisco independent school seeks an outstanding middle school Humanities teacher for our students. This position is for the 2021-2022 school year beginning in mid-August 2021.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

• Planning and teaching a challenging course of study in a developmentally-appropriate manner, with an emphasis on differentiating instruction and using assessments effectively.

• Following, developing, and enhancing existing English and Social Studies curricula, which includes engaging students in multiple modes of class activities such as in-depth investigation of a particular topic.

• Creating an inclusive classroom environment through regular class meetings, supportive exchanges with students, and clear expectations for community behavior.

• Generating lessons with multiple entry points.

• Collaborating with other middle school teachers, educators, and specialist teachers to develop curriculum, plan trips and special projects, and solve problems.

• Working and communicating effectively with parents in formal and informal conferences, written reports, and newsletters.

• Working as an advisor in the middle school advisory program

• Planning and staffing student educational trips (including overnight stay).

• Supporting and following the school policies and procedures.

• Being a positive and contributing member of the professional community.

Position Qualifications

• B.A. degree and teaching credential.

• Middle school English teaching experience (3 years documented).

• Social Studies teaching experience (3 years documented preferred).

Physical Qualifications

• Regularly sit, talk, run, move equipment, hear, and visually interact with students.

• Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 lbs.

• Regularly use close and distance vision.

• Work at a desk and computer screen.

• Turn, bend, reach, and occasionally use a ladder.

• Work in a traditional climate controlled office environment and outside in both hot and cold climates.

The school offers competitive compensation based on prior experience, education, and position requirements. Medical, dental, life, and long-term disability and retirement benefits are provided. More information about the school can be found on our website at www.sfbrandeis.org. The Brandeis School of San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Instructions for applying
Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a resume and cover letter, including details of your experience relevant to********************

Application Instructions

Applicants apply directly to Employer.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a resume and cover letter, including details of your experience relevant to teaching English, to [email protected]
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Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits:
  • Preferred Experience: Managerial (3-5 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Bachelors
  • Job Posted: 2021-01-22
  • Times this job has been viewed: 375 times
  • Job is posted for: 30 days
  • Job Categories: Teacher (Classroom)
  • Organization Type: Education & Schools
Job Location
The Brandeis School of San Francisco
655 Brotherhood Way
San Francisco , California 94132


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