Middle School English Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

Thayer Academy, Braintree, MA

Roles and Responsibilities

  • 8th Grade English
  • Serve as an advisor
  • Serve as an athletic coach or activity leader
  • Apply practices in classroom and other settings that foster equity, inclusion and belonging among Thayer Academy community members
  • Engage in ongoing professional development



  • A bachelor’s degree required, Masters (or higher) preferred in Education or English or related field
  • 3+ years teaching experience at the Middle School or Secondary School level preferred
  • Experience teaching a wide variety of literary genres
  • Confidence in teaching basic English grammar, including the parts-of-speech, simple sentence structures, and types of phrases and clauses
  • Facility with teaching creative, expository, and analytical writing
  • Passion for working with adolescents, and desire to build relationships
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion practices in the classroom, in curriculum, and in relationships with members of the school community
  • High level of comfort and experience with technology in a educational setting
  • Willingness to work on a team in a collaborative department
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students and families

To apply, please upload your resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information of at least three references (including present or past supervisors)

Thayer Academy

Braintree, MA
Elementary, Middle School, High School
All Gender