The Archer School for Girls is seeking a skilled and experienced Fitness and Wellness teacher starting in August 2021. The position involves teaching middle and upper school Fitness and Human Development using a student-centered approach. Responsibilities include but are not limited to teaching 4-5 classes; serving as a mentor; and coaching a co-curricular sport. Interested candidates should have skill and experience teaching traditional and nontraditional sports/fitness, desire to support student wellness and well-being, and a commitment to empowering students with life-long healthy habits of mind.
Our Fitness Department:
offers a holistic view of wellness and wellbeing
empowers students to build mindful, healthy habits of mind and body
develops students’ self-awareness
offers opportunities for students to define and support their own personal fitness goals
creates opportunity for movement and mindfulness
demonstrates commitment to supporting equity and inclusion
Our Ideal Candidate:
Holds a college degree
Has experience working in Fitness related field
Collaborates well with colleagues
Routinely reflects and seeks feedback
Enjoys working with young people
Our Expectations Include:
Designing student-centered lessons and units
Building and sustaining a warm and inclusive culture
Maintains flexibility and optimism
Mentoring a group of students
Committing to ongoing professional development
The Archer School for Girls is an educational community that supports and challenges young women to discover their passions and realize their true potential. Serving 500 girls in grades 6-12, Archer’s joyful and ambitious learning environment is based on the latest research on how girls learn best. Beyond competitive pay and benefits, faculty enjoy working in a collegial, growth-oriented, and joyful community. We seek faculty who will contribute to an equitable and just learning environment. Integral to its mission, Archer has remained passionately committed to cultivating a diverse and inclusive community where all students can thrive personally and academically.
To apply, please click on the link below: http://www.archer.org/careers. No phone calls, please. More information on Archer can be found at www.archer.org. The Archer School for Girls is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Archer School for Girls, located in West Los Angeles, CA is an independent school that provides a highly collaborative, creative, and intellectual college preparatory program for girls in grades 6-12. The School’s founders established Archer based on a compelling vision to create an educational environment that explores and refines the ways girls learn best. Archer serves as a national model for modern single-sex education and is passionately committed to cultivating a diverse and inclusive community where all students can thrive personally and academically.