Upper School English Teacher

  • Charlotte Latin School
  • Charlotte
  • Jan 12, 2023
Full time Teacher

Job Description

Charlotte Latin School seeks an Upper School English Teacher for a full-time, 10-month position that will begin in August 2023. The ideal candidate will have a comprehensive background in canonical English literature and the liberal arts, a readiness to teach English literature, grammar, and composition in a variety of courses in grades 9-12, and a desire to work with Upper School students. Additional responsibilities may include sponsoring extra-curricular activities, advising, and/or coaching.

Education and Experience:

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree; master’s or doctoral degree highly preferred

  • Experience teaching English is required

  • Experience teaching a wide variety of course levels is preferred

  • Experience teaching in an independent school is preferred

 

Skills

  • Able to contribute as a team member

  • Promotes critical and creative thinking

  • Able to demonstrate patience, dedication, compassion, and respect for students

  • Strong in communication and interpersonal skills

  • Able to engage and connect with students as individuals

  • Able to contribute to student life outside the classroom

  • Proficient using technology to support education

  • Promotes a safe classroom environment that supports student learning and is conducive to individualized and small group instruction

  • Strong in classroom management and organizational skills

  • Knowledgeable of, and with enthusiasm for, independent education and the mission of Charlotte Latin School, including a commitment to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion