High School French Teacher (Manchester, VT)

Vermont, Full Time, High School,

Location: Manchester, VT

School Name: Burr and Burton Academy 

Status: Full Time

Level: High School

Contactrurbanski@burrburton.org

Description: Burr and Burton Academy seeks a French teacher for grades 9-12, beginning August 2024. Candidates must possess excellent communication skills, fluency in French, and be well versed in teaching techniques that reach a variety of learning styles, including proficiency based assessment and Universal Design for Learning (UDL).

Candidates should be comfortable teaching mixed-level classes, integrating technology into daily instruction, and working as a part of a collaborative world language department. An undergraduate degree in French or education is required. Previous experience teaching French at the high-school level is preferred. Interested candidates should submit a personal statement, resume and three references (preferably in a single pdf document) to Robin Urbanski, Assistant to the Headmaster, at rurbanski@burrburton.org.

Candidates will be considered on a rolling basis. The posting will be removed from the school's website once the position is filled.

Founded in 1829, Burr and Burton Academy (BBA) is an independent, coeducational Vermont high school with a public mission. It serves as the school of choice for nearly 800 students who come from Manchester, surrounding communities, and countries overseas. BBA’s mission is to educate students intellectually and morally for a life of responsibility, integrity, and service. BBA delivers its mission through its core values: Engaging, vigorous educational experiences; Respect for individual differences; The highest standards of performance and behavior; A mindset of perseverance and reflection; A caring and supportive community.