Employment Opportunities

 

Welsh Hills School is a Montessori-based independent school that serves children from infancy through grade twelve.
Through its hands-on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) curriculum, students experience education in an environment that encourages creativity and nurtures a child’s natural love of learning.

 

Applicants should be interested in the educational opportunities working in an independent school provides; including flexibility, cooperative teaching, multi-age classrooms, and differentiated learning opportunities for students. Applicants must be excellent communicators and willing to collaborate with fellow teachers.  

Welsh Hills School places a strong emphasis on kindness and respect for all, and therefore does not discriminate in recruitment, admissions, employment, or other matters on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, age, gender, religion, sexual identity, disability, national origin, or socio-economic status. Applicants should be open-minded and prepared to be a part of creating a world that embraces and celebrates diversity.

 

Welsh Hills is currently hiring in the following areas:

 

Upper Elementary Program Teacher for Grades 4 -6
Welsh Hills School is seeking applicants to join our Montessori-based program as a teacher for students in the
Upper Elementary Program for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Responsibilities
Classroom structure, curriculum planning, and implementation are primary responsibilities.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Demonstrate and model equity, respect, inclusivity, and cultural awareness within the school.

  • Facilitate student academic and social learning one-on-one and in groups.

  • Facilitate formal and informal assessments as appropriate.

  • Communicate effectively with students, coworkers, and parents/guardians.

  • Participate in professional development opportunities provided by the school and seek other opportunities.

  • Work to nurture and maintain a classroom culture that embraces kindness and respect.

  • Support student learning.

  • Collaborate actively with other staff in lesson preparations and scheduling.

  • Support differentiated instruction in partnership with students, parents, and specialists.

  • Supervise students throughout the day in multiple settings.

  • Contribute positively to the overall school community.

  • Represent the school in a professional manner in all settings and circumstances.


Position Requirements
Applicants should be interested in the educational opportunities working in an independent school provides; including flexibility, cooperative teaching, multi-age classrooms, and differentiated learning opportunities for students. Applicants must be open-minded, excellent communicators, and willing to collaborate with fellow teachers.

  • Degree in education or related field required.

  • Montessori, progressive education, or independent school experience or credential preferred.
     

All applicants should email a letter of interest, statement of educational philosophy, and three references with contact information when submitting their resume to Head of School Mya Sullivan at msullivan@welshhills.org.

Intervention Specialist - Part-time

Welsh Hills School is seeking applicants to join our Montessori-based program as a part-time intervention specialist for the 2022-2023 academic year.

 

Position Summary

This is a part-time (20 hours a week position) but could be full-time if combined with teaching history or math.

 

Responsibilities
Planning, implementing, and evaluating student-learning experiences using differentiated curriculum and augmented academic instruction for students in lower and upper elementary (K-6th grade) are primary responsibilities.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Demonstrate and model equity, respect, inclusivity, and cultural awareness within the school.

  • Facilitate student academic and social learning one-on-one and in groups.

  • Facilitate formal and informal assessments as appropriate.

  • Communicate effectively with students, coworkers, and parents/guardians.

  • Participate in professional development opportunities provided by the school and seek other opportunities.

  • Work to nurture and maintain a classroom culture that embraces kindness and respect.

  • Support student learning.

  • Collaborate actively with other staff in lesson preparations and scheduling.

  • Support differentiated instruction in partnership with students, parents, and specialists.

  • Supervise students throughout the day in multiple settings.

  • Contribute positively to the overall school community.

  • Represent the school in a professional manner in all settings and circumstances.

  • Maintain confidentiality of school and student information.

Position Requirements
Applicants should be interested in the educational opportunities working in an independent school provides including flexibility, cooperative teaching, multi-age classrooms, and differentiated learning opportunities for students. Applicants must
be open-minded, excellent communicators, and willing to collaborate with
fellow teachers.

  • State of Ohio Intervention Specialist License is required.

  • Montessori, progressive education, or independent school experience/credential is preferred.

All applicants should email a letter of interest, statement of educational philosophy, and three references with contact information when submitting their resume to Head of School Mya Sullivan at msullivan@welshhills.org.

Janitorial Staff Member
The janitorial staff member will be responsible for cleaning:

  • Monday-Thursday evenings, beginning any time after 6 PM

  • One additional cleaning session on one of the following days: Friday after 6 PM, Saturday or Sunday (any time).
     

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • cleaning floors (dust mopping, damp mopping, sweeping, vacuuming)

  • cleaning restrooms (restocking dispensers, emptying trash, cleaning and sanitizing fixtures, cleaning mirrors, spot cleaning partition doors and walls, sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning toilets and urinals)

  • cleaning classrooms (disinfecting desks, dusting, vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, emptying trash)

  • cleaning community spaces (dusting, sweeping, mopping, vacuuming; cleaning windows and glass door panels)

 

Janitorial experience is preferred but not required. All necessary cleaning supplies will be provided.

The position is 20-25 hours a week at $12.50/hour.

Interested applicants should email three references with contact information and an updated resume to:
Mya Sullivan, Head of School at msullivan@welshhills.org or by phone at 740-522-2020.

Substitute Teachers

We are always interested in meeting new substitute teachers for our infant through grade 12 classrooms.

Interested applicants should submit the following information to Head of School Mya Sullivan at msullivan@welshhills.org.

• A letter of interest

• Statement of educational philosophy

• Three references with contact information

• Resume

Non-discrimination policy: Welsh Hills School does not discriminate in recruitment, admissions, employment, or other matters on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, age, gender, religion, sexual identity, disability, national origin, or socioeconomic status. Decisions will be based on the availability of openings and other relevant information.