Middle School English Teacher

Job Title: Middle School English Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Westside / West Hollywood
Start Date: 8/15/18
Reference: P0016
Contact Name: Margo Hohsfield
Contact Email: [email protected]
Job Published: July 26, 2018 13:45

Job Description

We're searching for an exceptional and highly-qualified educator to teach middle school English for the 2018-2019 school year. The position is at an independent, coeducational and college preparatory school for grades 7-12 in Los Angeles, California.

Position Requirements

• Minimum -- Bachelor's degree in English or a similar field; MA preferred;
• Ability and/or experience in teaching middle school English, a literature-based writing course with an emphasis on analytical writing; 
• Ability or experience with creative writing;
• Strong communication skills and demonstrated collegiality and organization;
• Demonstrated ability to communicate concepts in a clear and concise manner to students and foster an innovative and creative learning environment;
• Ideal candidates will be excited to become part of our vibrant school community, broadly engaging with students and colleagues, and attending events outside their particular field of study.

Salary: competitive
Type: Full-time OR Part-time (eductors preference)
Benefits: Yes

Harvard-Westlake strives to be a diverse and inclusive community united by
the joyful pursuit of educational excellence, living and learning with integrity,
and purpose beyond ourselves.

The school seeks educators who are committed to academic excellence, passionate and are content area experts.