University School of Jackson (Jackson, TN)

Jun 09, 2022
Full time
University School of Jackson (Jackson, TN) Jackson, TN, USA
Director of Jones Academic Center Job Description POSITION SUMMARY: The Director of the Jones Academic Center is responsible for supervision and management of everyday operations of the Learning Center, which encompasses recommendation and implementation of classroom accommodations, tutoring, retention efforts, and testing. The Director is responsible for the oversight and development of learning support programs and operations associated with student academic preparation, retention interventions, developmental education and support. This person should exhibit strong leadership and communication skills, should be entrusted with confidential information, and should practice a growth mindset by staying abreast of current and developing trends in higher education and learning assistance programs. This position reports to the Division Directors and works directly on the Lower School administrative team. ESSENTIAL TASKS: Employee must be able to perform the following essential...
Jun 01, 2022
Full time
University School of Jackson (Jackson, TN) Jackson, TN
University School of Jackson Middle School STEM Lead Teacher And Upper School Broadcasting/Media Journalism The University School of Jackson seeks an inspiring, innovative, and inquiry-driven educator to coordinate and teach STEM programs and initiatives beginning in August 2022.  The STEM Lead teacher should exhibit the characteristics of a future-ready educator and demonstrate strong leadership skills by coordinating with science, math, and technology staff, as well as community members, to develop, promote, implement, and evaluate STEM programs and school-wide  initiatives. The STEM Lead Teacher will facilitate student and staff use of STEM Lab resources and should advance the overall school culture by teaching and implementing other 21st century classes, such as broadcasting, podcasting, media journalism, etc.   Additionally, this team member may be asked to serve as an advisor, and may be asked to contribute to the broader life of the school through coaching and/or...