Crane Country Day School is hiring a full-time Upper School (6-8) History Teacher. Contract to begin July 1, 2018. Required to be on campus beginning mid-August 2018.
Education and Experience:
Minimum three years experience in middle school education as a lead teacher
Teaching credential OR master’s in history
Prior experience in coaching, chaperoning student trips, and/or leading advisory groups
Successful candidates will possess the following attributes:
High energy level
Ability to work as a member of a team
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to successfully develop and maintain positive relationships with students, colleagues, and families
Employee benefits are subject to change and currently include:
An average of 16 weeks paid breaks and holidays per year
Medical, Dental, Vision, Group Life and Disability Insurance: zero cost employee coverage
Retirement: 5% after two years; additional 2% matching after five years
Health Savings Account (with HDHP) with annual employer contribution of $1,500
Flexible Spending Account for medical expenses and dependent care
Cafeteria Plan with annual employer contribution of $1,500
Salary competitive and is commensurate with education, skills, and experience. Crane Country Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Application Process: Submit letter of interest and resume to Elizabeth Keadle, Assistant to the Head of School, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via fax at (805) 969-3635. The deadline to submit an application is March 15, 2018.
About Crane Country Day School
Crane Country Day School, ideally located in the small seaside village of Montecito, is just 90 minutes north of Los Angeles and 5 minutes south of Santa Barbara. Crane is the oldest independent school in the area, having just launched its 85th anniversary celebration. It is a co-educational day school serving 250 children. The Lower School (grades K-5) and the Upper School (grades 6-8) are both located on the same sprawling yet cozy 11-acre campus that is one of the school's best-known attributes. Honoring its founder's vision, Crane School is dedicated to providing an experiential education characterized by a thoughtful balance of academic challenge and creative expression. We thrive as a community that builds character and confidence, while celebrating the joy in learning.