Jobs 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 12 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.

SAGE Dining Services® seeking hourly food service workers


SAGE Dining Services® 
seeking hourly food service workers

SAGE Dining Services® is seeking hourly food service workers to work at The Webb School.
This is a seven-day food service operation and the schedule includes at least one weekend day (or night).
Positions include: Cooks, Line Servers and Utility.
Experience is required for cooks and lead cook positions.
**Great customer service attitude is required for all positions.**
Pre-employment background check and drug screen are required.
Opportunities for advancement
Benefits include vacation, holiday and sick pay; 401(k); supplemental life insurance at group rates as
well as a medical reimbursement plan.

Please respond to this ad in confidence -- call 1-931-389-5780.

Spanish Teacher Position

 

Spanish 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 310 day school and boarding school students and its emphasis on honor truly creates a Character of Home. The 145-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 fourteen U.S. states and ten foreign 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 (45 minutes classes three days a week and one 85 minute period each 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
  • Faculty presence is encouraged at all school events

For this position, we prefer an engaging, experienced teacher who embraces critical thinking and problem solving. The ideal candidate will have some experience in teaching Spanish, including college prep, honors and AP. Additionally, this position may involve living in residential housing and dormitory supervision.

Qualified candidates for this position will have a bachelor’s degree in Spanish or a related field with a master’s degree preferred. The position begins contractually on August 1, 2014.

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

Assistant Director of Admissions

 
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF ADMISSIONS
 

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 students and its emphasis on honor truly creates a Character of Home. The 145-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 fourteen U.S. states and ten foreign countries.

 

Position Summary:

The Assistant Director of Admissions performs duties under the direction of the Director of Admissions. The general purpose of the Assistant Director of Admissions is to introduce The Webb School to prospective students and families.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:

• Travel and promote The Webb School and its programs to prospective students and families. Travel will include attending school fairs, open houses and other public forums.
• Perform follow-up duties with prospective families in a timely and orderly manner. Follow-up duties include, but are not limited to: phone calls, emails, personal letters, and visits.
• Manage social media plan and assist with advertising and marketing plan
• Assist with Son Will Society, our student ambassador program
• Assist with logistics for prospective family visits
• Assist with event planning for on campus and off campus admissions events
• Conduct interviews with prospective students
• Serve on the Admissions Committee – read and make decisions on complete applicant files
• Establish and maintain a thorough knowledge of the admissions database


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 

• Able to communicate clearly and courteously with parents, students, faculty and staff.
• Able to read and interpret documents; write routine reports and correspondence.
• Knowledge of modern office equipment, systems, procedures and methods.
• Knowledge of modern business communications, including proper grammar, style/format.
• Skilled in using personal computers, various software applications, local access network.
• Able to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed without constant supervision.
• Willing to maintain as confidential any matters learned in the course of his/her employment.
• Willing to shift seamlessly between tasks and to multi-task on occasion.

Qualifications:

• B.A. or B.S degree
• Related experience and/or combination of education and experience.
• Familiarity with the culture of an independent school.
• Strong interpersonal and communications skills.
• Strong organizational, leadership and decision-making skills.

Please direct all inquiries by April 20, 2014 (including a cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three references) to:


Mrs. Julie Harris
Director of Admissions
The Webb School
319 Webb Road East
Bell Buckle, TN 37020
jharris@webbschool.com