The Archer School for Girls,

Middle School English Teacher

Posted
2 months ago
Employment type
Full-time
Location
Los Angeles
Closing date

About this organization

The Archer School for Girls is an educational community that supports and challenges young women to discover their passions and realize their true potential. Serving 500 girls in grades 6-12, Archer faculty are nationally recognized for their excellence in teaching and learning. Our professional culture is fueled by ongoing professional development, a spirit of innovation, and an abiding belief in the capacity of every student in our care. Beyond competitive pay and benefits, faculty enjoy working in a collegial, growth-oriented, and joyful culture.

About this job

The Archer School for Girls is seeking a full-time middle school English teacher beginning in August 2024. Archer is an educational community that supports and challenges young women to discover their passions and realize their true potential. Serving girls in grades 6-12, Archer’s ambitious program engages girls in a purposeful, inquiry-driven curriculum that fosters critical thinking and life-long intellectual curiosity.

We are currently looking for an experienced English teacher with

• an educational background and at least three years of teaching experience

• strong pedagogical skills

• deep content knowledge

• facility with educational technology

• commitment to ongoing professional development

• passion for teaching and learning from young people

Beyond competitive pay and benefits, faculty enjoy working in a highly collegial, student-centered, and joyful learning community. We seek teachers who will contribute to our equitable learning environment. Integral to our mission, Archer has remained passionately committed to cultivating a diverse and inclusive community where all students can thrive personally and academically.

Even if you don’t meet every criteria, we still encourage you to apply. Studies show that women and people of color are less likely to apply for jobs unless they meet every single qualification. We are looking for lifelong learners who can contribute to the diverse perspectives, experience, and talents on our team.

Salary range: $67,200 to $120,000 annually (depending on qualifications and experience)

Roles & responsibilities

Responsibilities include teaching 4-5 middle school classes, serving as a mentor, and participating in co-curricular school activities like our award-winning literary magazine, literature conference, experiential trips, clubs, and committees.

Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree is necessary; a master’s degree and/or teaching credential is preferred. Ideal candidates have at least three years of experience teaching in a student-centered classroom with a successful track record of collaboration and curricular design experience. Our ideal candidate is a passionate, skillful educator and innovator who is eager to invest their talents in our dynamic learning community.

To apply

Salary range: $67,200 to $120,000 annually (depending on qualifications and experience)

To apply please click on the link below:

https://www.archer.org/careers

No phone calls, please. More information on Archer can be found at www.archer.org. The Archer School for Girls is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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