Theater

Crystal Springs Uplands School, a coeducational independent day School in Hillsborough, California serving 350 students in grades 6-12 is seeking a motivated, experienced and skilled individual to teach theatre classes to grades 6-12. The theatre position is a .75 FTE and includes teaching Middle School Drama classes, Upper School Acting classes as well as directing the co-curricular upper school fall play and spring musical.  The ideal candidate will have an advanced degree in Educational Theatre and 5 years experience teaching and directing in an independent school setting, though others are welcome to apply. Technical theater expertise is not necessary for this position. CSUS is committed to seeking a diverse faculty; Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. All interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to:  

 

Christy Dillon

Assistant Head of School

Crystal Springs School

400 Uplands Drive

Hillsborough, CA 94010

 

History

Crystal Springs Uplands School, a coeducational independent day School in Hillsborough, California serving 350 students in grades 6-12 is seeking a motivated, experienced and skilled individual to teach full-time in our Upper School history department.  The ideal candidate will have demonstrated leadership in curricular innovation and pedagogy, and  experience in cross-disciplinary course development. As we have moved away from strict adherence to the AP program, we are looking for someone for whom deep exploration that goes beyond memorizing dates and names is paramount.  Candidates should have an interest in incorporating technology meaningfully into the classroom, including iPad integration.  Independent school experience is desirable but not required. Interest in in sponsoring Mock Trial, Model UN or debate is also a plus.  We are a school committed to diversity, so we encourage minority candidates to apply.

 

All interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to:  

 

Christy Dillon

Assistant Head of School

Crystal Springs School

400 Uplands Drive

Hillsborough, CA 94010

 

Admissions

 

Crystal Springs Uplands School, a coeducational independent day School in Hillsborough, California serving 350 students in grades 6-12 is seeking a motivated, experienced and skilled Associate Director of Admissions for a full-time position in our admissions office.  The ideal candidate will have admissions office experience, including outreach, fairs, interviewing, reading/assessing student files, admissions testing and open houses.  In addition, the ideal candidate will be technologically savvy, including experience with social media.  Financial Aid experience is desirable but not required.  We are a school committed to diversity, so we encourage minority candidates to apply.

 

All interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to:  

 

Aaron Whitmore

Director of Admissions

Crystal Springs School

400 Uplands Drive

Hillsborough, CA 94010

 

8th and 9th Grade English Teacher

 

Crystal Springs Uplands School, a coeducational independent day School in Hillsborough, California serving 350 students in grades 6-12 is seeking a motivated, experienced English teacher.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Teaching four sections of English:  two sections of 8th grade English and two sections of 9th grade English.

  • Serving as an advisor to a group of 8-10 students.

  • Working collaboratively with colleagues on courses, across grade levels, and on school-wide committees.

The ideal candidate is:

  • A motivated, experienced middle level teacher with at least five years of teaching experience.

  • A passionate English teacher who excels in both content knowledge and pedagogical expertise.

  • An organized, energetic individual who has a willingness to reflect on and make changes to his/her practice and curricula.

  • Someone who is comfortable with technology:  has some expertise and is open to learning and trying new tools.

All interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to

 

Christy Dillon

Assistant Head of School

Crystal Springs Uplands School

Hillsborough, CA  94010

 

Biology 9

Crystal Springs Uplands School, a coeducational independent day School in Hillsborough, California serving 350 students in grades 6-12 is seeking a motivated, experienced and skilled individual to teach freshman biology.

Job responsibilities include:

· Teaching four sections of 9th grade biology

· Serving as an advisor to a group of 8-10 students.

· Working collaboratively with colleagues on courses, across grade levels, and on school-wide committees.

The ideal candidate is:

· A motivated, experienced teacher with at least five years of teaching experience.   Preference will be given to independent school teachers.

· A passionate science teacher who excels in both content knowledge and pedagogical expertise.  Areas of emphasis in curriculum include molecular biology and genetics, evolution and ecology.

· An organized, energetic individual who has a willingness to reflect on and make changes to his/her practice and curricula.

· Someone who is comfortable with technology.  This would include biotech instruction skills, experience using digital microscopes and probes, incorporation of the ipad in instruction, activities and labs and use of an online text.

 

 

All interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to

Christy Dillon

Assistant Head of School

Crystal Springs Uplands School

Hillsborough, CA  94010

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Crystal Springs Uplands School
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