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 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.

Interim Spanish Position

 

Interim Spanish 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 20 U.S. states and 12 foreign countries.

www.thewebbschool.com

Interim Spanish position:

This position includes the following requirements:

  • A teaching load of five classes. These include one section of Spanish I, two of Spanish III, and two of Spanish IV.

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 Spanish to students from grades 8 through 12.

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 is for a maternity leave and will likely begin in March, possibly before. The teacher for whom this interim will be covering intends to have all lesson plans in place for the interim. We will also have the interim come in for two to three days in February to work with teacher.

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

Middle School Head

 
Middle School Director
 
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 an enthusiastic, experienced, and engaging leader to become its next Middle School Head. This position will begin on July 1, 2015. The Middle School Head reports directly to the Head of School. He or she will work closely with the Head of School, the Academic Dean, the Dean of Faculty, the Dean of Students, and the School Counselor to coordinate all aspects of Middle School programming including: curriculum, faculty professional development and progress reviews, student discipline, and advising. The Middle School Head is the chief communicator to Middle School students, faculty, and parents and he or she assumes an integral role in the recruiting of new faculty for the Middle School. It is important to note that not all middle school faculty work exclusively in the middle school, many also teach in the upper school. He or she sends reports to the Board of Trustees two to three times per year, and is a member of the Administrative Council which meets weekly. The Middle School Head will teach in a reduced capacity (probably two classes).

 

The candidate should have a strong leadership skills grounded in collaboration with the middle school faculty and staff as well as a full understanding of the complete education of a middle school student. Engaging in the life of the school is an expectation of working in an independent boarding school environment, which at times may involve evenings and weekends.

 

Ideal candidates for this position will have a Master’s Degree and at least ten years of relevant educational experience and some leadership experience. Applicants should be effective oral and written communicators, organized program planners with leadership and management skills, and should enjoy working with students, faculty, and parents.
 


Please direct all inquiries by March 2, 2015
(including a cover letter, current resume, 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 2, 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