English Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

Kents Hill School, Readfield, ME

English Teacher

Position Overview

This position, with a start date of August 15, 2024, will join a progressive English Department dedicated to skill development in critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and communication, as well as the exploration of character and reflection. This full-time teaching position will also advise a group of students, actively participate in the residential life program, and assist with extracurricular activities.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Accomplished in the classroom with at least 5 years of relative teaching or classroom experience, including at the Advanced Placement level.
  • Passionate about teaching students and sharing their love for literature and writing.
  • Dedicated to student-centered inquiry and teaching the writing process.
  • Committed to developing in all Kents Hill students the kinds of sophisticated problem-solving and critical-thinking strategies needed for success beyond secondary education.
  • Excited to actively collaborate in the 4D curriculum through course design, pedagogy, and assessment.
  • Poised to propose and create new courses.
  • Culturally competent with skills for engaging with and learning from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences.
  • Committed to the entire boarding school student experience and excited to engage with students both inside and outside of the classroom. Typically, this includes:
    • Living in a campus residence and participating in all aspects of residential life.
    • Advising a group of students.
    • Involvement in afternoon and extracurricular activities.

HOW TO APPLY

Please send a resume to Human Resources at HR@kentshill.org with the subject line “English Teacher.”
Kents Hill School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

Kents Hill School

Readfield, ME
High School, Post Graduate
Day, Boarding
All Gender