Ascent Classical Academy seeks to hire a classics teacher. The candidate should have a strong background in the Latin language, having majored in classics, classical history, or a related discipline with substantial coursework in Latin. ?The ability to teach other subjects related to the classics (e.g., literature, history, Greek, or another foreign language) would be an advantage. The Latin teacher will serve as a valuable resource at the school for all things classical and grammatical. ?
Ascent Classical Academies operate K-12 classical charter schools. ?Latin is a required course in grades six through eight, and high-school students must take a full year of Latin to graduate. Often students will take Latin through the senior year.
To apply, include a cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae, a 400-500 word statement of educational philosophy demonstrating an understanding of classical educarion, and unofficial transcripts. Please direct additional questions to Careers@AscentClassical.org mailto:Careers@AscentClassical.org .
About Ascent Classical Academies
Ascent Classical Academies offers an American Classical Education and is a growing K-12 classical charter network based in Colorado with schools affiliated with the Barney Charter School Initiative at Hillsdale College. Ascent Classical Academies currently has K-12 campuses in Lone Tree and Windsor, Colorado. Ascent Classical Academies offer a well-rounded liberal arts and classical education supporting the ideas and philosophy behind the ideals of the American Founding.
Application Deadline: Until filled
Desired Start Date: August 1, 2021
Benefits Offered: Medical, dental, vision, 403(b) with employer match, flex time off (FTO)