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Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, Crystal Springs Uplands School is a 6-12 co-educational independent day school that spans two distinct campuses but has a deeply connected culture and community that celebrates scholarship, strives for balance, and fosters inclusion. In addition to bringing a multitude of diverse and unique backgrounds to our community, Crystal students are motivated learners who lead with humility, seek growth challenges, and bring their authentic selves to all that they do. Crystal adults are experienced, collaborative educators who are committed to effective teaching and professional growth, love working with kids inside and outside of the classroom, and engage in their work with dedication and humor . Crystal embodies its core values through robust professional growth and leadership opportunities, intentional relationship-building, innovative curriculum and rich co-curricular programs, and a continual commitment to creating a diverse, equitable school community.
Crystal Springs Uplands School seeks a full-time Middle School History Teacher starting August 1, 2019. The ideal candidate will have at least three years of experience as a middle school teacher (or other relevant experience) and a B.A. (Masters Degree preferred). The Middle School History Teacher will arrive at a particularly exciting moment for CSUS: the school is in the midst of expanding its US enrollment to 350 students. A successful candidate in this position will:
● Demonstrate commitment to equitable and culturally responsive teaching
● Cultivate an inclusive, collaborative, and challenging learning environment
● Possess excellent oral and written communications skills
● Possess an excellent work ethic, positive outlook and sense of humor
● Handle sensitive issues and crises with skill, diplomacy and/or discretion
● Exhibit strong teaching and mentoring skills and passion for working with high school students
Please submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position as well as how you anticipate contributing to the Crystal community.
Crystal Springs Uplands School (CSUS) is an equal opportunity employer committed to provide a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at CSUS are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, age, disability, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, genetic information. Candidates of color and from other groups traditionally underrepresented in independent schools are encouraged to apply.
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