Middle School Latin Teacher (Grade 6)

The Covenant School Published: March 12, 2019
Location
Charlottesville, Virginia
Job Type
Category

Description

The Covenant School is seeking a dedicated and dynamic individual to join our middle school faculty teaching a new course: Introduction to the Classical World. The course will include a basic overview of history, culture, and mythology and will culminate in an introduction to the Latin language. The ideal candidate will be primarily responsible for shaping the content of the course. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in the Classics or a related field and will possess a thorough knowledge of the literature, art, architecture, history, mythology, and culture of the ancient world. Candidates should possess a mature, Christian faith and an educational philosophy that is consistent with The Covenant School’s mission statement and Christian Liberal Arts & Sciences pedagogy.Candidates must also enjoy working with middle school-aged students, demonstrate the ability to inspire students’ love of learning and critical thinking, and demonstrate enthusiasm for professional growth and academic excellence. To apply, please submit a resumé to Mr. Spencer Burton, Head of Middle School, at sburton@covenantschool.org.