Upper School English Teacher
  • English
  • Teacher

Thayer Academy, Braintree, MA

Accredited by NEASC

Thayer Academy seeks a full-time English Instructor for its Upper School (grades 9-12) to begin in August 2020. Candidates should have three to five years of high school English teaching experience and must be prepared to teach a range of courses in the department, which focuses its curriculum on developing strong communicators.   Thayer Academy’s mission is “to inspire a diverse community of students to moral, intellectual, aesthetic, and physical excellence so that each may rise to honorable achievement and contribute to the common good.” In its hiring practices, Thayer Academy seeks candidates who come from a broad range of backgrounds and can contribute to a more diverse community, who love working with young people, who thrive when engaged in multiple arenas of school life, and who welcome professional growth. 


Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, a resume, and a statement of teaching philosophy to Highley Thompson, Upper School Director (hthompson@thayer.org).