Primary Responsibilities: Teach 2-3 in-person sections of Middle School English; collaborate and lesson plan with colleagues to design experiences for students
Hours/Classification: 40-60%, Exempt
The Hamlin School seeks to hire employees who will support and implement the school’s mission and Creed at all times. Hamlin employees are known for being compassionate, collaborative, and dedicated professionals who treat their colleagues and supervisors with respect and who take the daily care of Hamlin students seriously. As such, Hamlin employees pay close attention to the students’ social-emotional wellbeing, their physical and mental health, and their moral development.
Hamlin employees are committed to their own personal and professional growth; thus, they pay close attention to the research and innovations that impact their respective fields. All employees are expected to be flexible thinkers and nimble actors in support of the school’s overarching strategic goals and demonstrate a commitment to their colleagues’ success.
Provide in-person instruction in Middle School English—teaching 2-3 sections of approx. 15-18 students
Implement curricula as identified in the Curriculum Guide
Teach with an understanding of the development and growth of middle school girls
Teach literature from multiple perspectives with an anti-bias lens to create an inclusive classroom community
Communicate and collaborate with other faculty and staff regarding each girl
Assess student progress using a variety of methods
Communicate with parents about the program and student progress
Write teacher recommendation letters for students applying to high school
Attend grade level meetings for collaborative discussion and sharing of student concerns
Identify materials, resources, and technology needs for program
Include use of appropriate technology tools and resources for instruction
Adapt lessons for distance/remote learning and hybrid learning if students need to quarantine
Create and update course web pages
Participate in faculty, division, department, and advisory team meetings, and admissions/school events
Pursue relevant opportunities for professional growth and development
Supervise students in other roles such as recess, lunch, field trips, outdoor education, etc.
Provide 1:1/small-group student learning support through flex time and other parts of the school day
Requirements: Master’s Degree or equivalent in teaching
About The Hamlin School
The Hamlin School seeks employees who will support and implement the school’s educational mission and live the ethical values expressed in the Hamlin Creed: compassion; courage; honesty; respect; and responsibility. Hamlin employees strive to be self-aware, caring, collaborative, flexible, committed to their professional growth, and dedicated to excellence in education for girls.