Rolling Acres School invites applications for online teaching opportunities in middle school and high school. Course writing and teaching opportunities are available in High School Physics and High School Geometry. Teaching opportunities are available in Great Books, History, Philosophy, and Theology. Appointments are for one academic year, from August 2020 to May 2021, with opportunities for reappointment in coming years. Appointments are on a per course basis with an approximate commitment of 4 hours per week (a fixed class time and flexible grading, tutoring, and prep times), per course. There is a 30-week academic year. Responsibilities include: • for course creators, creating online course content (video lectures, course worksheets and guides, automated quizzes, lesson plans, etc.); • teaching in formal class meetings and informal tutoring sessions in an online, video conference setting; • corresponding with students to provide guidance; • and grading student work. Candidates must: • be Catholic, in good standing, obedient to the Magisterium of the Church, with a mature depth of knowledge of catholic teaching; • possess a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in the field (or one closely related to it) in which they will be teaching; • possess the technical skills necessary to operate in an online setting; • and demonstrate an aptitude for middle school and high school teaching in an online environment. Candidates with the following are preferred: • a degree from a Catholic institution with a strong, broad liberal arts core; • teaching experience at a classical, catholic school; • and a background in Thomistic philosophy, especially philosophy of nature and metaphysics. Pay is a per course stipend with bonuses available for high enrollment and performance. Rates available upon request. Appointment includes training in both use of the technology and classroom methodology, generally. Software and materials provided. The school is a great fit for first-time teachers seeking to learn and old hands wishing for part-time teaching opportunities. Rolling Acres School is an independent, online, classical, liberal arts academy, teaching within the catholic tradition, serving middle and high school students. Successful applicants will be fully committed to our mission to provide a Christ-centered, robustly catholic, intellectually rigorous, and morally formative education to students.
How to Apply/Who to Contact
Applicants should apply immediately to firstname.lastname@example.org and include a CV to be considered for the 2020-2021 academic year. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.