The school is interested in applicants with a commitment to project based learning and competency based assessment. Content experts are specifically sought for humanities, mathematics, and STEM subject areas. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate excellence in teaching, enthusiasm for innovative education, a commitment to diversity and inclusion, and a student centered approach. University Middle faculty educate and support middle school-aged students as well as supervise interns and teacher candidates and assist in research in the University community. All University Middle faculty will also be expected to engage in project based learning experiences through partnerships developed within the larger community, as well as support at least one student engagement experience that occurs outside of the traditional classroom environment.
Minimum Position Qualifications
Tennessee Teacher License with certification in middle school instruction.
Bachelor’s degree in education or related field.
Experience in advanced course work preferred (Algebra I, Geometry, Etymology, Physical Science, etc.)
Posting Date 03/27/2019 Closing Date Open Until Screening Begins No Hiring Range competitive Full-Time/Part-Time Special Instructions to Applicants
A copy of the TN teaching license, unofficial transcript (official transcript will be required at interview,) cover letter, resume, and three references must be included in the submission of application. For more information about University Middle, visit https://www.memphis.edu/middleschool/.
Instructions to Applicant regarding references Is this posting for UofM employees only? No