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Primary Responsibilities:

This position is primarily a middle school history position. It would consist of three “global studies” periods and one 5th grade English period as well as a homeroom.

Required Experience, Skills, and Knowledge:

· A bachelor’s degree in an education or discipline-related field, advanced degree preferred 
· Classroom experience teaching at the middle school level 
· Demonstrated passion for project and activity-based instruction of middle school students 
· Experience teaching and using a variety of presentation software for creating visual media 
· Ability to integrate technology, use innovative curricula, and employ best pedagogical practices 
· An understanding of the developmental needs of middle school students 
· Ability to differentiate instruction when necessary, to reach all levels of learners 
· Collaborative spirit in developing curricula and teaching methods, both within the department and across other disciplines 
· Flexibility, optimism, creativity, high expectations, and a growth mindset 
· Enthusiastic involvement in the school community outside the classroom 
· Proven positive working relationships with colleagues, students, and families 
· Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal 
· Proven organizational skills 
· Passion for the uniqueness of middle school learners

About Evergreen Country Day

Evergreen Country Day is a small, independent school located in the foothills outside of Denver, Colorado. It is about 25 minutes to downtown Denver, and is just off the highway near the beautiful Evergreen, Colorado. We are a non-profit, secular, small-by-design, independent school with approximately 200 students 18 months-8th grade, with about one class per grade, and class sizes ranging from 12-20 students. Our students are amazing, our parents are supportive, and our staff is friendly and excellent. Teachers have the autonomy to create creative lessons and challenge students, and students are engaged and happy. Please come check out our amazing school!