Instructor of History and Classical Languages

Pittsburgh, PA

Instructor of History and Classical Languages: Description and Responsibilities

The Instructor of History and Classical is responsible for the instruction of History and instruction and practice of Greek and/or Latin and classes in multiple grade levels. The Instructor will:

  • Work with the other faculty of History and Languages in establishing an appropriate sequence of skill acquisition. 
  • Lead students in proper methods of language acquisition appropriate to the subject/grade level.
  • Teach students history in the tradition of dialectical Great Books instruction.
  • Model and encourage an understanding of their subjects and enthusiasm for the pursuit of these disciplines.
  • Establish and maintain a syllabus for the class that clearly outlines for parents the goals, learning outcomes, and work you expect the students to accomplish in the year.
  • Maintain grade books for all students, updating grades and comments (when applicable) every two weeks or more.

QualificationsBachelor’s degree required. Teaching experience in a classical, Charlotte Mason, or Waldorf school preferred. Extensive personal and/or professional experience in working with children. Excellent rapport with students of all ages. Strong understanding of the ethos and values of The Saint Constantine School philosophy of education and play. 

Reports To: Academic Dean

Salary Classification: Full-time, exempt, twelve months

Supervision of Others: No

Hours Per Week: 40

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary range
  • Access to Insurance Plans through TSCS
  • Access to 401K plans

Additional Information:

It is TSCS policy to make all employment-related decisions for its employees and applicants in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, or disability.

Employment with TSCS is at will. This means employment is for an indefinite period of time and it is subject to termination by TSCS, with or without cause, with or without notice, and at any time.