McLean School (mcleanschool.org) is a K-12 co-educational independent school in Potomac, Maryland, seeking applicants for the full-time position of Upper School Literature and English teacher to begin August 2017. McLean School has, for sixty years, been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning differences. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
The ideal candidate will have a strong academic background in literature and English mechanics and at least two years of experience teaching literature to a broad range of learners, including those with mild to moderate learning differences and ADHD. We welcome candidates who are committed to student-centered pedagogy, differentiated instruction, and multi-sensory learning. Successful candidates must be willing to collaborate, innovate, and grow as teachers. Most importantly, he or she will subscribe to our core values, our mission, and our philosophy and will seek passionately to uphold and promote them.
Interested candidates should send résumé, and cover letter, statement of educational philosophy, and a list of references to Head of Upper School, Josephine Diemond at firstname.lastname@example.org.
McLean School of Maryland (www.mcleanschool.org) is an independent, co-educational, K-12 day school serving the Washington, DC metropolitan area since 1954. Our mission has always been to serve a broad range of students including those with learning issues.