Saturday Course Teaching Positions
Milton Academy, Milton, MA
Milton Academy seeks teachers for The Saturday Course, an enrichment program for public school children in Grades 4-8 with strong academic skills. Independently motivated students can learn compelling material in a fun and exciting environment. Founded in 1978, The Saturday Course has been an integral part of the Academy’s commitment to public/private partnerships. Ideal candidates will have experience in teaching subjects in which they are passionate. We are hiring for the following specific subject areas: social justice, mathematics, social media (writing, blogging, marketing, etc.), woodworking, and the performing arts.
Hours for this position are 8:00 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. on Saturdays during program dates. There are 5 sessions during the academic year – each session consists of five Saturdays. Candidates are not required to commit to teaching all sessions.
Dedication to teaching a diverse group of students
- Experience teaching in lower school grades
- Understanding of the developmental needs of students in grades 4-8
- Competence with progressive teaching approaches
- An inquisitive professional learning stance
- Ability to work collaboratively within a fast-paced environment
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Knowledge of technology to enhance teaching and learning
A demonstrated ability to work in a diverse and inclusive community is essential. Additional key qualities for this position include warmth, compassion, cultural competence, flexibility, and humility. A successful candidate will be able to work effectively and constructively with faculty, staff, administrators, and parents for the benefit of students and the community.
Teacher certification is not required.
With your application, please include:
- A resumé
- A cover letter
Milton Academy is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin or ancestry, age, veteran status, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. Diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice are fundamental elements of Milton’s mission. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds.