St. Johnsbury Academy seeks dynamic, enthusiastic individuals interested in pursuing a career in teaching English for a one-year paid teaching internship.
Live on campus as a member of our residential-life program
Work regularly with mentor teachers to design engaging lesson plans
Deliver classroom instruction and develop remediation plans for students
Develop diagnostic, formative, and summative assessments of student performance
Teach a single course in the fall semester and two courses in the spring semester
Participate in the Academy’s after school extracurricular programs (clubs, sports, theater arts)
Work as a part of multiple teams (departmental, residential life, campus life) to support students
Communicate with various constituencies (parents, guardians, support staff, and administration)
Internship will include salary, on-campus housing, full dining hall privileges, and benefits.
The successful candidate will be:
Curious about pursuing a career in secondary education, ideally at an independent boarding school
Enthusiastic about working with students from diverse national, ethnic, cultural, and social economic backgrounds
Interested in the distinct culture of the Academy as well as its surrounding local community
Knowledgeable in their content area
Responsible, energetic, and adaptable
Bachelor’s Degree required.
About St. Johnsbury Academy
St. Johnsbury Academy is an independent, coeducational, boarding and day school for grades 9-12 and postgraduate year, located in the beautiful Northeast Kingdom of Vermont.
St. Johnsbury Academy combines the opportunities and resources of a large independent school with the personal attention and support of a small boarding school. The beautiful and safe village campus provides exceptional facilities. Students from 50 Vermont and New Hampshire communities, 25 countries, and as many U.S. states form a diverse and supportive community. The 220 courses (four levels) include Advanced Placement (30), fine and performing arts (40), languages (4), technology, engineering, and computer science (20). Extracurricular opportunities abound with 40 teams and 50 organized activities.
St. Johnsbury Academy is a diverse, comprehensive, and independent educational community grounded by our traditions, our deep optimism regarding young people, and our commitment to academic excellence. Our aim is to teach good character by modeling and fostering compassion, respect, responsibility, and integrity; to foster a love for learning by challenging individuals to pursue knowledge, creativity, and int...ellectual self-reliance; and to encourage each individual to understand his or her relationships, rights, and responsibilities within a community that is itself part of the larger world.
St. Johnsbury Academy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a diverse environment.