English Literature Teacher

The Covenant School Published: May 17, 2018
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The Covenant School in Charlottesville, Virginia, is seeking a dedicated and well-read individual to teach literature and writing at the high school level. The successful candidate will possess a strong background in and commitment to the liberal arts and sciences with the ability to integrate various disciplines within a Christian worldview. A wide background in classical, medieval, and modern literature and history is essential, with a strong background in American literature a plus. The position will require the effective integration of writing instruction into a literature course with a focus on analytical and persuasive writing. The candidate should be passionate about working with adolescents, able to connect with them, and committed to their formation as individuals on the cusp of adulthood. Given Covenant’s mission, candidates must also have the ability to share their Christian faith authentically in the context of their teaching. To apply, please submit a résumé to Cindy DeNome at cdenome@covenantschool.org.