Emerson School is seeking a full-time Physical Education teacher for grades 4-8 for the 2019/2020 school year. We are searching for a talented, team-oriented candidate to lead Physical Education instruction and to proactively serve our entire school community. The Physical Education teacher is responsible for all aspects of his/her classroom instruction and contributions to school community. S/he reports directly to the Middle School Director.
Major responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:
Supporting the mission and vision of Emerson School
Developing and leading the Physical Education instruction for grades 4-8, in collaboration with the K-3 Physical Education teacher
Contributing in meaningful ways to the robust school community through participation in school activities, support of major initiatives, and as a present member of our community.
ABOUT EMERSON SCHOOL
Emerson School is an independent K-8 school for gifted and for academically talented students located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, serving more than 370 students and employing over 70 faculty and staff. Our mission is to provide a whole child, multiple method approach to instruction for gifted and for academically talented students. Emerson School encourages creativity, problem solving, and the development of basic skills, while providing a warm, supportive environment that promotes responsibility for oneself and others. The School is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS) and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS).
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Emerson School is committed to equal employment opportunity and nondiscrimination in all aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring selection, compensation, benefits, transfer, promotion, training, discipline, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment. Employment-related decisions and access to programs administered under the auspices of Emerson School shall be made without regard to an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, national origin, ethnic origin, religion, gender, height, weight, marital status, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy (including childbirth or related medical conditions) or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.
Emerson School is an independent K-8 school in Ann Arbor, Michigan, for gifted and for talented young people. Emerson is a unique and innovative educational community, in which the needs of gifted students have been supported and their talents guided for over 40 years.