Employment at Webb

Founded in 1870, The Webb School is a private boarding school in Bell Buckle, Tennessee. Students from grades 6-12 come seeking college preparatory school education in liberal arts at Webb from all over the world. With 10 Rhodes Scholars among its graduates and consistently high SAT scores, The Webb School has a reputation of being one of the top private schools in the nation. Webb’s small school community, comprised of an average enrollment of 300 day school and boarding school students, and its emphasis on honor truly creates a Character of Home. The 150-acre campus is located in a rural setting 50 miles southeast of Nashville. Approximately one-third of the school's student population is boarding students. At present, the school enrolls students from 19 U.S. states and 12 countries.

The Webb School complies with all applicable anti-discrimination laws and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin in the administration of its educational policies and programs, admissions processes, scholarship and loan programs, employment practices, athletic and other school administrative programs.

Science Teacher

 

SCIENCE TEACHER Position 

The Webb School seeks faculty members who are talented teachers, or have the potential to be talented teachers. We are looking for life-long learners who care about the craft of teaching and want to improve their teaching each day. We seek faculty members who have passion about all that is involved in an independent boarding school community, and who truly love working with adolescents.

Founded in 1870, The Webb School is a private boarding school in Bell Buckle, Tennessee. Students from grades 6 - 12 come seeking college preparatory school education in liberal arts at Webb from all over the world. With 10 Rhodes Scholars among its graduates and consistently high SAT scores, The Webb School has a reputation of being one of the top private schools in the nation. Webb’s small school community comprised of an average enrollment of 300 day school and boarding school students and its emphasis on honor truly creates a Character of Home. The 150-acre campus is located in a rural setting 50 miles southeast of Nashville. Approximately one-third of the school's student population is boarding students. At present, the school enrolls students from 20 U.S. states and twelve countries.

www.thewebbschool.com

A full-time position for teaching faculty at The Webb School includes the following requirements:

  • A teaching load of up to five classes (each class meets 45 minutes three days per week, and one 90 minute block per week)

  • Coaching or working directly with other afternoon activities (afternoon program, drama, community service, etc.) for two of three athletic seasons

  • Working with 8-10 advisees

For this position, we prefer an engaging, experienced teacher who embraces critical thinking, reading, and writing. The ideal candidate will have some experience in teaching chemistry and conceptual physics classes. Involvement in the life of the school is an expectation of working in an independent boarding school environment, which at times will involve evenings and weekends. Additionally, this position may involve living in residential housing and dormitory supervision.

Qualified candidates for this position will have a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a related field with a master’s degree preferred. The position begins contractually on August 1, 2015.

Please direct all inquiries (including a cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three references) to:

Mrs. Kay Young,
Dean of Faculty
The Webb School
319 Webb Road East
Bell Buckle, TN 37020
kyoung@webbschool.com


School Counselor

 
School Counselor
 

Founded in 1870, The Webb School is a private boarding school in Bell Buckle, Tennessee. Students from grades 6 - 12 come seeking college preparatory school education in liberal arts at Webb from all over the world. With 10 Rhodes Scholars among its graduates and consistently high SAT scores, The Webb School has a reputation of being one of the top private schools in the nation. The school presently offers 20 Advanced Placement classes. Webb’s small school community comprised of an average enrollment of 300 day school and boarding school students and its emphasis on honor truly creates a Character of Home. The 150-acre campus is located in a rural setting 50 miles southeast of Nashville. Approximately one-third of the school's student population is boarding students. At present, the school enrolls students from 20 U.S. states and 12 countries. The Middle School presently has 80 students in grades six through eight, about 90% of them are day students.

www.thewebbschool.com

The Webb School is seeking a caring, experienced School Counselor who will work to create a safe and caring learning environment, and provide short-term, solution-focused counseling services for 6th - 12th grade students and families. The counselor must be compassionate and eager to build positive relationships with students and families, and be willing to be an active member of the life of the school. As Webb is a day-boarding environment, there will be times when weekend consultations are imperative. The counselor must possess strength in both written and oral communication, is a self-starter, detail-oriented, flexible and creative, responsible and professional. Above all, the counselor must demonstrate the highest level of confidentiality and integrity.

Required Qualifications

• Master’s Degree in Counseling, Psychology or Social Work

• Experience creating a collaborative environment with a range of constituent groups, such as students, families, faculty and staff, and administration from diverse backgrounds

• Five years of clinical experience with adolescents

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Develop goals consistent with the American School Counselor Association National Model

• Plan and implement grade 6 – 12 advisory curriculum

• Provide short-term, solution-focused counseling services for academic or personal/social concerns for grades 6 – 12 to include providing consultation, referrals, and collaboration with faculty to resolve student issues

• Teach two classes of ethics and one of psychology

• Provide education through appropriate speakers and/or the advisory system on the major social issues that pre-teens and teenagers encounter every day

Please direct all inquiries by April 8, 2015 (including a cover letter, current resume, licensing, and contact information for three references) to:

Mr. Ray Broadhead
Head of School
The Webb School
319 Webb Road East
Bell Buckle, TN 37020
rbroadhead@webbschool.com

Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations

 

Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations
Office of Alumni and Development (A&D)

 

The Webb School (Bell Buckle, TN) has an immediate opening for the Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations. The Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations is responsible for managing the annual fund, serving as a liaison to engage parents and alumni, and supervising the A&D staff who handle special events and advancement services. The position involves work in all phases of Alumni and Development, with an emphasis on face-to-face fundraising (including some travel out of town). Applicants with Webb affiliations (alumni, other relatives having worked or attended the school) are encouraged to apply.

Summary of duties and responsibilities
• Plan and execute annual fundraising campaign for Webb Fund, for FY15 goal of $550,000
• Serve as key liaison for external relations, and create opportunities for involvement
• Supervise operations and staff within the A&D office; serve as Deputy Director of A&D

Qualifications and skills
• Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university
• 3-5 years fundraising experience, or related experiences
• Strong organizational, interpersonal, computer, and writing skills
• Familiarity with, and appreciation of the mission and culture of an independent school

Candidates interested in the position should send a cover letter and resume to the Director of Alumni and Development. All applicants submitting these documents by February 28, 2015 will be considered. Salary is negotiable based on experience and qualifications.

Matt Wilson
Director of Alumni and Development
The Webb School
319 Webb Road East
Bell Buckle, TN 37020
Phone: 931-389-5722
Email: annualgiving@webbschool.com

About The Webb School: Founded in 1870, The Webb School is a private boarding school in Bell Buckle, Tennessee. Students from grades 6 - 12 come seeking college preparatory school education in liberal arts at Webb from all over the world. With 10 Rhodes Scholars among its graduates and consistently high SAT scores, The Webb School has a reputation of being one of the top private schools in the nation. The school presently offers 20 Advanced Placement classes. Webb’s small school community comprised of an average enrollment of 300 day school and boarding school students and its emphasis on honor truly creates a Character of Home. The 150-acre campus is located in a rural setting 50 miles southeast of Nashville. Approximately one-third of the school’s student population is boarding students. At present, the school enrolls students from 20 U.S. states and 12 countries. www.thewebbschool.com

History Teacher

History Teacher

The Webb School seeks faculty members who are talented teachers, or have the potential to be talented teachers. We are looking for life-long learners who care about the craft of teaching and want to improve their teaching each day. We seek faculty members who have passion about all that is involved in an independent boarding school community, and who truly love working with adolescents.

Founded in 1870, The Webb School is a private boarding school in Bell Buckle, Tennessee. Students from grades 6 - 12 come seeking college preparatory school education in liberal arts at Webb from all over the world. With 10 Rhodes Scholars among its graduates and consistently high SAT scores, The Webb School has a reputation of being one of the top private schools in the nation. Webb’s small school community comprised of an average enrollment of 300 day school and boarding school students and its emphasis on honor truly creates a Character of Home. The 150-acre campus is located in a rural setting 50 miles southeast of Nashville. Approximately one-third of the school's student population is boarding students. At present, the school enrolls students from 20 U.S. states and twelve countries.

www.thewebbschool.com

A full-time position for teaching faculty at The Webb School includes the following requirements:

· A teaching load of up to five classes (each class meets 45 minutes three days per week, and one 90 minute block per week)

· Coaching or working directly with other afternoon activities (afternoon program, drama, community service, etc.) for two of three athletic seasons

· Working with 8-10 advisees

For this position, we prefer an engaging, experienced teacher who embraces critical thinking, reading, and writing. The ideal candidate will have some experience in teaching history classes. Involvement in the life of the school is an expectation of working in an independent boarding school environment, which at times will involve evenings and weekends. Additionally, this position may involve living in residential housing and dormitory supervision.

Qualified candidates for this position will have a bachelor’s degree in History or a related field with a master’s degree preferred. The position begins contractually on August 1, 2015.

Please direct all inquiries (including a cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three references) to:

Mrs. Kay Young,
Dean of Faculty
The Webb School
319 Webb Road East
Bell Buckle, TN 37020
kyoung@webbschool.com

Custodian / Full-Time


Custodian / full-time

CUSTODIAN / FULL-TIME
Good benefits, nice environment, 2nd Shift
Must have good work record, strong references  and pass drug screening and background check
Call 931-389-5706 EOE