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Substitute Teachers


Position Type Substitute Teacher
School Name Northwest School, The
City, State Seattle, WA 
Posted 03/04/2019

The Northwest School is a college-preparatory, co-educational independent school near the heart of downtown Seattle. We offer a rich and challenging program to roughly 500 students in grades 6 through 12, including 80 international students, many of whom live in our campus dormitory. The Northwest School is committed to a diverse workplace and expects applicants to have a commitment to inclusion, equity, and social justice. We firmly believe that we are a richer, more creative and dynamic institution when our collective is built with a diverse set of community members. The Northwest School strives for its faculty and student body to reflect the diversity of the society in which they exist. Candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

We seek substitute teachers in all subject areas, serving both our middle and upper schools. Substitute teachers may be scheduled ahead of time, or, if available, may be called on the day needed for last minute subbing. The earliest call time for last minute subbing: 7:00am; first period class starts at 8:10am.

Substitute teachers are responsible for classroom management and presenting an established lesson plan. At The Northwest School, we seek substitute teachers who have expertise in their assigned subject areas which includes Languages ((Spanish, French, Chinese); Math (all levels); Science (Biology, Physical Science, Earth Science, Chemistry, Physics); and the Humanities

Pay rate: $46/one class and $36/1+ classes, max of 4 class periods a day for a total of $144.00

A free lunch is provided

Application Process:
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and statement of teaching philosophy online: http://northwestschool.org/about-the-school/employment

**Please note: we are unable to fully consider materials submitted through other avenues such as Indeed.com without a corresponding application through our website.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that values workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, or marital status.

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