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 16 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.

Teacher of Mathematics

Teacher of Mathematics

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 16 U.S. states and 12 countries.

www.thewebbschool.com

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

· A teaching load of typically five (four if residential) 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.)

· Working with 8-10 advisees

For this position, we prefer an engaging, experienced teacher who embraces critical thinking and problem-solving. Many classes at Webb use a Problem-Based Learning (PBL) approach. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years’ experience teaching Mathematics at the high school and/or junior high level. Involvement in the life of the school is an expectation of working in an independent day-boarding school environment, which at times will involve evenings and weekends. Qualified candidates for this position will have a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics or a related field with a master’s degree preferred. Preference will be given to the qualified candidate who can live on campus and have residential supervision. The position begins contractually on August 1, 2016.

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 23 Advanced Placement classes. Webb’s small school community comprised of an average enrollment of 310 day and boarding 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, and almost 50% of the upper school students board at Webb. At present, the school enrolls students from 16 U.S. states and 12 countries. The Middle School has 80 students in grades six through eight and 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 and evening consultations are necessary. The counselor must possess strength in both written and oral communication, be self-motivated, detail-oriented, flexible, 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, including familiarity with DSM-V

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

--Provide short-term, solution-focused counseling services for academic or personal/social
concerns for grades 6-12
--Coordinate care for students seeing therapist outside of school
--Provide consultations, referrals, and collaboration with faculty and parents to resolve student issues
--Provide recommendations for student medical leave and make decisions regarding a student’s ability to return from medical leave
--Provide crisis intervention when needed
--Provide inputs for admissions involving students with prior mental health assessments
--Coordinate counseling services and medication management for boarding students
--Plan and implement grade 6-12 advisory curriculum
--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 May 6, 2016 (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

Teacher of English

 

Teacher of English


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 16 U.S. states and 12 countries.

www.thewebbschool.com

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

• A teaching load of typically five (four if residential) 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 at least 5 years’ experience teaching English at the high school and/or junior high level. Involvement in the life of the school is an expectation of working in an independent day- boarding school environment, which at times will involve evenings and weekends. Qualified candidates for this position will have a bachelor’s degree in English or a related field with a master’s degree preferred. Preference will be given to the qualified candidate who can live on campus and have residential supervision. The position begins contractually on August 1, 2016.

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

Teacher of French

Teacher of French

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 16 U.S. states and 12 countries.

www.thewebbschool.com

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

A teaching load of typically five (four if residential) 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 experienced French teacher with good fluency to teach French with enthusiasm for proficiency-based activities in a communicative approach. This ideal candidate inspires Webb students to embrace the French-speaking world, engaging them in real-time language usage and sparking an appreciation for Francophone cultures on every continent. This teacher will be ready to work with the students in conversations, dialogues, games, songs, rhymes, and Total Physical Response Storytelling.

Involvement in the life of the school is an expectation of working in an independent day- boarding school environment, which at times will involve evenings and weekends. Qualified candidates for this position will have a bachelor’s degree in French or a related field with a master’s degree preferred. Preference will be given to the qualified candidate who can live on campus and have residential supervision. The position begins contractually on August 1, 2016.

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

Teacher of Spanish

Teacher of Spanish

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 16 U.S. states and 12 countries.

www.thewebbschool.com

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

· A teaching load of typically five (four if residential) 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 experienced Spanish teacher with good fluency to teach Spanish with enthusiasm for proficiency-based activities in a communicative approach. This ideal candidate inspires Webb students to embrace the Spanish-speaking world, engaging them in real-time language usage and sparking an appreciation for Spanish cultures on every continent. This teacher will be ready to work with the students in conversations, dialogues, games, songs, rhymes, and Total Physical Response Storytelling.

Involvement in the life of the school is an expectation of working in an independent day- boarding school environment, which at times will involve evenings and weekends. Qualified candidates for this position will have a bachelor’s degree in Spanish or a related field with a master’s degree preferred. Preference will be given to the qualified candidate who can live on campus and have residential supervision. The position begins contractually on August 1, 2016.

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