Berkshire School is a boarding community dedicated to serving the best interest of the students and adults living within it. We hire proven leaders who recognize the benefit of hard work, building community and sharing success. While most full-time faculty will teach four sections, coach two seasons and work within the residential program, every successful employee working at the School understands and appreciates the twenty-four hour nature of a Berkshire education, which is why working at Berkshire is a way of life and not simply a job.
Berkshire School seeks to hire a dynamic, full-time, Grades 9-12 English teacher beginning in the 2016-2017 academic year. Interested candidates, please email a cover letter and resume to Jean Maher, Associate Head of School, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Candidates are expected to have relevant teaching experience with the affection for adolescents, capacity for teamwork, and disposition that life in a residential school demands. In addition to teaching English, applicants should expect to be actively involved in all aspects of the School's programs, including evening duties and participating in the school's athletic and/or co-curricular programs as a coach or program director. A bachelor's degree in English or closely related field is required and a master's or higher is desirable.
Salary is competitive includes meals when school is in session. Health and retirement benefits, including TIAA-CREF, are part of the compensation package. Funding exists to support advanced degree work, as well as participation in professional conferences, workshops, summer study, and travel. Berkshire School is an equal opportunity employer.