Veritas Classical Academy
Published
October 19, 2021
Location
115 Victory Place, Marietta, OH
Category
Job Type

Description

Veritas Classical Academy 

Veritas Classical Academy in Marietta, OH, a private, Christian school, which offers the only Classical education in the Mid Ohio Valley, is in search of a full time teacher of Classical language for the 2022-2023 school year.

Classical languages, particularly Latin and Greek, are at the very heart of a Classical education, and our students begin what will hopefully become a lifelong love for Latin in first grade, and are offered the option to take Greek at the Rhetoric School level.

The ideal candidate for the position is a Classicist with a scholar’s soul and a teacher’s heart. One who will embrace our school’s motto: “taking young minds seriously.” One who will relish the opportunity of becoming part of a community,

Teacher Duties and Responsibilities

  • Cultivate a hunger for knowledge among students and engage them to learn
  • Encourage curiosity and continued improvement
  • Help set goals for students and work with the class to help them attain these goals
  • Keep an organized and orderly classroom that promotes creativity and learning
  • Plan curriculum for the school year
  • Create and prepare daily lesson plans for appropriate age and learning skill level, making adjustments when needed
  • Set classroom rules and expectations
  • Discipline students (according to school policy) when necessary
  • Be active in the school community and events
  • Participate in teaching training sessions and stay up to date with current teaching methods, practices and any new knowledge in your field
  • Set up and lead teacher/parent student-assessment conferences
  • Lead daily lesson plans
  • Assign work by means of in-class worksheets, projects, homework, presentations, reports, etc.
  • Assess performance by grading work and giving tests
  • Keep track of grades in our online grading system.

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Classics or a related field (Masters degree preferred).
  • Thorough knowledge of both the Latin language and the cultural context of Roman civilization.
  • Knowledge of Greek or another Classical language preferred.

Please submit inquiries concerning the position to nicholasn@veritasmarietta.com

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