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7th & 8th Grade Language Arts Teacher
|School Name||Westside School|
|City, State||Seattle, WA|
Middle School (7th & 8th grade) Language Arts Teacher
Westside School teachers and staff work collaboratively to inspire creativity, innovation, and to deepen our sense of community. Westside faculty are exceptionally qualified in our fields, committed to being lifelong learners, and are passionate about our work. Our academic structure places a high value on integrated curriculum and project-based learning, with intentional administrative support. At Westside School, we value different backgrounds and ideas. Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply.
Located in the Arbor Heights neighborhood of West Seattle, Westside serves 330 students in preschool through eighth grade. Westside’s Middle School serves 140 students in 5th-8th grade, and is organized into two grade-level teams comprised of 5 teachers who collaborate to both implement and design meaningful curriculum.
The Middle School (7th & 8th grade) Language Arts Teacher participates in the life of the school, attending in-service days and school celebrations, and upholds the mission, vision, and values of Westside School.
Reports to: Middle School HeadKey responsibilities of this role will include:
Successful candidates will have the following personal and professional attributes:
Start Date: August 17, 2020
Compensation and Benefits: This is a full-time position for the 2020-2021 academic school year. Westside School offers a generous benefits package to full-time employees.
Westside School prepares students for the world by challenging them to achieve academic success, and by connecting their human spirit and imagination to learning.
To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter, with three professional references, to firstname.lastname@example.org
Westside School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Westside School's Diversity Statement: Westside School is committed to promoting inclusiveness, diversity and cultural competence in its education, employment practices, school community and governance. It views inclusiveness as a fundamental value, diversity as a key element and cultural competence as a vital skill necessary to prepare students to participate in and contribute to a global society. Westside uses the term, diversity, broadly to encompass differences in the attributes of individuals, families and communities.