Chicago Friends School is Seeking two Middle School Content Area Specialists: One in the Humanities (Social Studies and ELA) and the other in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.)
The Middle School Humanities Specialist
This position will be responsible for teaching English literature and composition and Social Studies. They will be responsible for instilling and upholding high academic standards in a differentiated multi-age middle school classroom – Their job will be to challenge each student to grow to their personal best.
The Middle School STEM Specialist
This position will be responsible for teaching STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). They will be responsible for instilling and upholding high academic standards in a differentiated multi-age middle school classroom – Their job will be to challenge each student to grow to their personal best.
Both positions offer the opportunity to craft a program
The specialist position will join a young and growing staff, seeking to establish a strong middle school program. This person will serve as part of a small middle school team, establishing practices, culture and academic standards in a new middle school. They will team teach. They will be able to influence and shape the program as it develops.
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About Chicago Friends School
Chicago Friends School is a small, independent Friends school on Chicago’s north side. Consistent with the 300-year history of Quaker education in America, Chicago Friends School seeks to develop students’ whole selves. We teach and foster academic, creative, and interpersonal growth. Our commitment to peace, community, integrity, equality, simplicity and service leads us to value all students and teach each in a loving, individualized environment.
Our teachers work with small mixed-age classes within a collaborative, creative, start-up environment that develops the whole child.
Chicago Friends School provides equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, age, or sex, except where sex or age is a bona fide occupational qualification.