River Oaks Baptist School is seeking a dynamic and innovative educator to join our team as a middle school social studies teacher beginning August 2021. This teacher will be responsible for one grade of our middle school social studies curriculum, which encompasses World History (sixth grade), Western Civilization (seventh grade), and American History (fifth grade and eighth grade). The eighth grade American History teacher also plays a lead role in coordinating the annual eighth grade trip to Washington, D.C. and Williamsburg. The ideal candidate will have a passion for curriculum and Mind, Brain, and Education Science research. This position reports to the Head of Middle School. All middle school faculty are supported by an experienced divisional team devoted to developing both students and faculty, including the Instructional Coach, Counselor, Learning Specialist, Department Head, Assistant Head of Middle School, Head of Middle School, and Associate Head of School for Academics. As with all faculty openings, the School seeks candidates eager to support our mission of preparing students to meet life’s challenges and lead tomorrow’s world through a superior educational program ungirded by faith in Jesus Christ and Christian principles.
•A bachelor's degree with a minimum of 12 hours of educational courses •Teaching certification for the grade-level applying •At least two years’ full-time teaching experience •Successful completion of background checks and verification