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Are you creative and collaborative, and love learning with Middle School students?
Yavneh Day School is seeking a long-term substitute for a middle school English teacher, starting mid-August 2017.
Yavneh Day school is an independent Jewish day school in Los Gatos, CA. Our student-centered approach to education provides opportunities for students to focus on areas of interest. Honesty, compassion and emphasis on the positive are hallmarks of the school's approach to life and learning.
The Yavneh curriculum surpasses current standards by going deeper and giving students more opportunities to demonstrate their knowledge in ways that are meaningful for them. Teachers are constantly collaborating with each other, integrating subject matter, and adapting lessons to the students’ interests which yields a rich, diverse curriculum, and inspires students to achieve their full potential.
As an English teacher you will explore literature, expository and creative writing with your students in ways that help them grapple with universal themes. Examples of previous projects are:
You are: creative, flexible, collaborative, responsive to the needs of children, a good listener, dynamic, caring, receptive, open, and bring your own amazing ideas to the team.
Specific requirements and expectations
Compensation and Perks
This middle school English position is a long-term substitute position, starting in August and ending at the earliest in December.