Commonwealth Academy, a grade 3-12 independent school in Alexandria, VA, is currently seeking a High School History teacher for the 2019-20 academic year. The position's content area primarily is US History and US Government.
Commonwealth is seeking candidates who are flexible and creative with a sense of humor and a strong work ethic. Qualified candidates must have strong communication and writing skills, and be proficient with technology. Must demonstrate knowledge of current instructional and behavior management techniques, assistive aids, curriculum scope and sequence, content area, and special education practices.
Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree and Special Education experience preferred.
Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and list of references to Matt Johns, Acting Head of School, to email@example.com.
Internal Number: 042420193
About Commonwealth Academy
Commonwealth Academy is a coeducational, college preparatory day school for students grades 3-12 located in the Del Ray section of Alexandria, VA. Average to gifted students who require the individual attention available in small class sizes, as well as students who have been diagnosed with a learning difference and/or with ADHD, will find an environment that celebrates their unique talents, challenges them appropriately, and supports their areas of need.
Commonwealth Academy offers employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes: health/dental, long-term and short-term disability, 403b plan, tuition remission and professional development reimbursement.
Commonwealth Academy recognizes and values the wide range of voices and perspectives in all spheres of academic enterprise. Through this exchange of views and experiences, our students gain the skills, knowledge, and attitude that will prepare them to be leaders in an increasingly multicultural world.
The school honors its commitment to inclusion through admission policies, hiring practices, professional development, and curriculum. The Board, administration, faculty, staff, parents and students are committed to a ...positive, pluralistic environment where the academic and social well-being of all students is affirmed and assured, as well as to policies that promote inclusiveness, social justice and respect for all, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, and gender identity/expression.