Upper School Homeroom Teacher

Saint David’s School seeks a middle school homeroom teacher for September 1, 2018. Saint David’s is an independent elementary school for boys, located in Manhattan. Founded in the Catholic tradition, the school welcomes everyone.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Oversee a homeroom of approximately 20 boys, serving as the point person for parents, teachers, and administrators.
  • Teach a full course load.
  • Collaborate with colleagues, outside institutions, and administrators to develop and/or enhance signature units that showcase students’ thinking and presentation skills.
  • Participate fully in grade-level, departmental, and faculty meetings.
  • Attend chapel and give chapel talks; attend lunch and special student activities such as class plays, concerts, etc.
  • Maintain effective professional communication with students, parents, teachers, and administrators through a variety of means, including meetings, conferences, contact notes, and formal academic reports.
  • Engage in ongoing professional development.
  • Qualifications and Preferences:
  • Dynamic yet organized teacher who understands boys and prefers teaching middle school students
  • Master’s Degree
  • Exceptional communication skills, including polished writing skills
  • Facility with a variety of software programs
  • Commitment to boys’ education and character education
  • Flexibility, collegiality, humor

  • Please send cover letter and résumé to: positions@saintdavids.org

    Attention: Eric Chapman, Head of Upper School

    Saint David’s School is committed to equal employment opportunities for all individuals. The school will make all employment decisions for employees and applicants without unlawful discrimination as to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy, age, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity and expression, creed, genetic predisposition, victim of domestic violence or any other basis protected by law.