This full-time position includes the teaching of 6th and 7th grade classes that focus on the development of organizational, study, and learning skills that will enable identified students to meet with success in a demanding and rigorous Middle School academic experience. The ideal candidate is an experienced Learning Specialist who is enthusiastic aboutworking with students who have been identified with learning issues that warrant direct assistance and support outside of the academic classroom. This candidate will have had direct experience working with students who have been identified with learning issues, understands current research on Learning Style Theory, and has worked in helping students develop learning strategies for success in the classroom. In addition, this candidate will have had experience reading and interpreting a variety of diagnostic tests and assessments used to assess a student’s learning abilities. We are also looking for a Learning Specialist who has also had experience working with faculty in developing and implementing teaching strategies that address the variety of learning styles that are present in a classroom.
Candidates must understand and have empathy for the development of Middle School students, should be knowledgeable about appropriate curriculum and materials, and should be able to work well with able and highly motivated students. The position requires energy, creativity, organization, a willingness to invest oneself into school life beyond the traditional classroom, and a strong commitment to a lively community of students and educators.
Candidates should send applications to Andi Guess, Administrative Assistant to Head of School, The Seven Hills School, 5400 Red Bank Road, Cincinnati, OH 45227 or email@example.com. Full applications should include a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and letters of recommendation.
About The Seven Hills School
The Seven Hills School is a nonsectarian, co-educational day school in Cincinnati, Ohio. The largest non-church-affiliated independent school in Ohio, Seven Hills enrolls 1,016 students throughout the system, with 437 in our elementary division, 239 in middle and 340 in upper. Traditionally, 100% of our graduating class attends four-year colleges; the mid-range of SAT scores for graduating seniors is 1810 - 2120, and traditionally 75% of the class are recognized as AP Scholars. The school’s economic and geographic base is broad, and we are proud to serve a range of students.