Viena, VA

(Full Time)

 

Elizabeth Black here (class of 2007).  I am Dean of Faculty and Curriculum here at Oakcrest School in Vienna, VA.  Those interested can go to our website at: https://www.oakcrest.org/employment-opportunities.  Thank you!

 

Best wishes,

 

Elizabeth

 

 

Full Time Latin Teacher

Oakcrest School, an independent liberal arts school for girls grades 6-12 in Vienna, VA, seeks an experienced, dynamic, full-time Latin teacher to start working in August 2020.  Applicants must have a strong Latin background and should be able to teach across the Latin curriculum.  Qualified applicants will meet the following criteria:

  • possess a background or experience in the liberal arts;
  • have a minimum of three years teaching experience;
  • have the ability to teach in an interdisciplinary manner.
  • contribute to school life in meaningful ways outside the classroom (coaching, leading
  • extracurriculars, supervisions, etc.);
  • have ability to work collaboratively within the Foreign Language Department and with other departments;

Candidates who meet these criteria should send a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, resume, and a list of at least three current references to: employment@oakcrest.org with “Latin position” in the subject line of the email.

 

Full Time Middle School Mathematics Teacher

Oakcrest School, an independent liberal arts school for girls grades 6-12 in Vienna, VA, seeks a full time experienced teacher of Middle School Mathematics beginning in August 2020.  By inspiring an appreciation for the richness and beauty of mathematics, the Oakcrest mathematics curriculum helps students to undertake enthusiastically the rigorous training in analysis and logic that the study of mathematics demands.  As a result, students develop the habits of perseverance, resourcefulness, and logical thought.  Applicants should possess:

  • a strong educational background in Pre-Algebra, Algebra, and possibly Geometry;
  • bachelors degree in mathematics or a related field (required);
  • a minimum of three to five years teaching experience in a rigorous program;
  • possess a background or experience in the liberal arts;
  • excellent communication skills and an understanding of the developmental needs of adolescent girls;
  • experience with and desire to collaboratively work as part of a team;
  • commitment to excellent teaching and to continued professional development;
  • desire to involve oneself with the school communicate beyond the classroom.

Candidates who meet these criteria should send a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, resume, and a list of at least three current references to: employment@oakcrest.org with “Mathematics position” in the subject line of the email.

 

Full Time Upper School Science Teacher

Oakcrest School, an independent liberal arts school for girls grades 6-12 in Vienna, VA, seeks a full time experienced teacher of Physics and/or Chemistry beginning in August 2020.  The Science department understands that science is grounded in the experience of wonder at the world around us, and seeks to instill in the student the art of questioning, the principles of observation, and the precision of thought.  Applicants should possess:

  • a background in Physics and/or Chemistry (required);
  • master’s degree (preferred);
  • a background or experience in the liberal arts (preferred);
  • a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience teaching science;
  • excellent communication skills and an understanding of the developmental needs of adolescent girls;
  • ability to make a contribution to the School outside one’s academic department.

Candidates who meet these criteria should send a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, resume, and a list of at least three current references to: employment@oakcrest.org with “Science position” in the subject line of the email.