Teaching Positions (non-pastor)
- Literature Homeschool Enrichment Teacher
- Ascent Classical Academy
- Posted: 4/30/2021
- Salary/Range: $12,000-$13,600
- Lone Tree, CO
The Ascent Classical Homeschool Enrichment Program is a tuition-free enrichment day offered to home-educated students. Read more about the distinctives of this program here: https://dougco.ascentclassical.org/homeschool-enrichment/
The Literature Teacher will engage students with material and curriculum based in the liberal arts and the classical tradition. They will work to create an atmosphere of excellence paired with engagement and joyful learning. They will teach four sections of literature to students in 1st through 8th grade. The teacher will use great works of literature to create meaningful classroom discussions through Socratic questioning and engagement with the text.
A successful candidate will have previous classroom experience working with elementary age students. They will demonstrate enthusiasm and knowledge of classical education, and expertise in the field of English and literature. They will desire to partner with parents and their home-educated students. Applicants must hold at least a bachelor's degree, but state teaching certification is not required. Candidates should desire to work in a collaborative environment. They should be professional and well-organized and exhibit intellectual curiosity.
Please submit a cover letter tailored to the position. Resume should include name, phone number and at least two references. Include a personal statement on the nature and purpose of education in 400 words or less. For questions, please contact Kelly Haanen email@example.com.
To Apply: Kelly Haanen