Position: English Teacher
About Cape Cod Academy
Cape Cod Academy (CCA) is a selective, independent, coeducational day school educating students in grades K-12. Located on 45 acres in Osterville, MA, Cape Cod Academy serves students and families from towns across the Cape and just over the bridge. Established in 1976 after the closing of the Friendship School and Sea Pines School, CCA is committed to offering a personalized approach to learning (PAL) in all our classrooms. The foundation of the PAL Program is knowing each student so that instructional methods and techniques can be adapted to the students learning process, making it the right fit for each individual learner. Programming includes student seminars, independent work, hands-on exercises, advisory meetings, and wellness activities. When students leave CCA, they are fully prepared to enter college as confident self-advocates for their own learning.
Your completed application must include a cover letter, resume, two or three written letters of recommendations signed by the recommender, and copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts.
A comprehensive benefit programs is available to full time employees which includes health, dental, life, short and long term disability, matching 403(b) retirement savings program and optional vision, accident, critical illness, flexible spending and dependent care accounts. Certain benefits may be available to part time employees who work 20 hours or more.
Cape Cod Academy seeks a compelling and passionate educator to teach Middle and Upper English, to serve as an advisor to approximately10 students, and to engage in the day-to-day life of a CCA Seahawk.
The successful candidate will:
embrace an initiative-driven faculty culture focused on advancing Cape Cod Academys 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
possess a high degree of cultural competency and demonstrated experience working with diverse populations
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 learning and growth
possess a ready and willing sense of humor Qualifications: While teacher certification is not required for employment at Cape Cod Academy, all candidates must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in the subject field or a related field. CCA is eager toconsider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities. To Apply: Please complete an electronic application which can be found on Cape Cod Academy’s website: https://www.capecodacademy.org/about/employment
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