Upper School English Instructor

Webb School of Knoxville seeks a dedicated educator to teach five English Department classes beginning in August, 2018.

The successful candidate will:
  • embrace an initiative-driven faculty culture focused on advancing Webb School's mission;
  • possess an understanding of current teaching pedagogies and adolescent development;
  • model flexibility in both implementing best learning practices and pursuing success for each student;
  • demonstrate fluency with academic technology that advances learning for students and a willingness to integrate technology into classroom experiences;
  • enjoy collaborating with colleagues within and across subject areas, and all aspects of school life;
  • invest in the community and participate in the lives of our students outside of the classroom;
  • convey patience and empathy with adolescents;
  • have excellent communication skills;
  • be self-reflective, able to work independently, and committed to professional growth; and
  • possess a ready and willing sense of humor
A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required; a master’s degree is preferred. Strong preference will be given to candidates with a minimum of two years of teaching experience.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to:

Matthew Macdonald
Head of Upper School
Webb School of Knoxville