Shady Hill is seeking leave coverage for Grade Six for approximately 6-8 weeks beginning around February 22, 2021.
Teach the year- long Central Subject, “Africa”
Monitor the social, emotional and academic lives of early adolescent students
Communicate about student progress, write reports, hold parent conferences, and meet with administrators to support the needs of individuals
Work collaboratively with grade level team and other members of the Central Subject department to shape and refine the curriculum
Serve as a full community member by attending weekly faculty meetings, sitting on committees, participating in admissions activities, and covering duties and other routine faculty responsibilities.
Masters degree or equivalent preferred and prior teaching experience with middle school students
Strong background in middle school curriculum design, including a project-based approach
Familiarity with an integrated, thematic studies approach
Creates an inclusive classroom
Employs multicultural and anti-bias teaching strategies that reflect multiple perspectives
Uses multicultural materials and resources
About Shady Hill School
For over 100 years, Shady Hill has been a leader in progressive elementary and middle school education and teacher training. The year-long central subject study, which emphasizes strong content, the use of primary sources, acquisition of essential skills, and self-discovery, forms the core of our curriculum. As a diverse school, we believe that a varied and inclusive community is an educational and moral imperative that empowers us all. Therefore, we seek to hire faculty and staff who share our vision. We offer a dynamic and supportive work environment, competitive salaries and a generous benefits package. Shady Hill is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. For more information on Shady Hill please visit us at www.shs.org.
Shady Hill offers competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, including medical, dental and vision insurance plans, a school-matched retirement plan and paid time off.