List of 6 items.

  • Middle School (Grades 5-8) Mathematics Specialist

    McLean School is a K-12 co-educational independent school in Potomac, Maryland, seeks applicants for the full-time position for a Middle School (Grades 5-8) Mathematics Specialist to begin August 2018. McLean School has for over sixty-five years been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
     
    The Middle School Mathematics Specialist will have an appreciation for students with mild to moderate learning challenges, and seek to build self-confidence in our students as they learn to advocate and to prepare for success in college and life. The Middle School Math Specialist consults with classroom teachers and provides support to both faculty and students in best practices in math instruction. The individual will teach small groups of students who need additional remediation or advanced math instruction. This position requires a dynamic mathematics educator with vision and patience. Most important, he or she will subscribe to McLean School’s Core Values, our Mission, and our philosophy, and will seek passionately to uphold and promote them.
     
    A Master’s Degree in a related field is preferred along with a degree in mathematics. Candidates should have experience working with students with math disabilities and/or difficulties. Candidates must have strong written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
    Interested applicants should send a cover letter, résumé, statement of educational philosophy, and list of references to Head of Middle School, David Roth at droth@mcleanschool.org.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  • Middle School Grade 6 Teacher

    McLean School seeks applications for a Grade 6 Teacher, beginning in August 2018.
     
    McLean School (mcleanschool.org), a K-12 co-educational independent school in Potomac, Maryland, seeks applicants for the full-time position for a Middle School Grade 6 Teacher to begin August 2018. McLean School has for over sixty-five years been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
     
    The Middle School Grade 6 teacher will have an appreciation for students with mild to moderate learning challenges, and seek to build self-confidence in our students as they learn to advocate and to prepare for success in college and life. This position requires a dynamic educator with vision and patience. Most important, he or she will subscribe to McLean School’s Core Values, our Mission, and our philosophy, and will seek passionately to uphold and promote them.
     
    The ideal candidate has an advanced degree in Education and experience working with students with learning challenges, including dyslexia, anxiety, attention issues, and students who are gifted, skillfully assessing students’ strengths and areas of need to craft lessons to meet their academic needs. Creativity, flexibility, and strong communication skills are a necessity.
     
    Interested applicants should send a cover letter, résumé, statement of educational philosophy, and list of references to Head of Middle School, David Roth at droth@mcleanschool.org.
  • Middle School Latin Teacher

     
     
    McLean School seeks applications for a Middle School Latin Teacher for Introductory Latin and Latin 1, beginning August 2018.
     
    McLean School is an independent, co-educational, K-12 day school serving the Washington, DC metropolitan area. For over sixty years, McLean School has been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction.
    We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges.
     
    The ideal candidate exhibits an understanding of and an appreciation for students with a broad range of learning profiles. Most importantly, the candidate will subscribe to our Core Values, our Mission, and our philosophy and will seek to uphold and promote them.
     
    Interested candidates should send a cover letter and résumé to Foreign Language Chair, Elizabeth Adum at eadum@mcleanschool.org.
  • School Nurse

    McLean School is a co-educational, college preparatory independent school in Potomac, Maryland, seeking a full-time, 11-month School Nurse to begin May 15, 2018. McLean’s small classes and abilities model prepare bright students in kindergarten through grade 12, including those with dyslexia, anxiety, and attention issues, for success in college and life. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
     
    McLean is an inclusive community that is dedicated to fostering confidence, empathy, and academic achievement for each individual student. An ideal candidate should have an appreciation for and encompass McLean’s Core Values of creativity, diversity, flexibility, respect, wellness, and a sense of community. 
     
    The School Nurse, assisted by a second, half-time, registered nurse, both:
    1. 1.     Collaborates with the School’s Administrative team and faculty to help reach the academic potential of each child and promote the health and wellness of students and employees; and  
    2. 2.     Manages day-to-day acute care issues that come into the Health Room, Student Health Forms, and administration of medication.
     
    Qualifications
    Candidates must have at least 3-years experience in pediatric, school, emergency care/triage, or community health nursing. Must have a current RN license in the State of Maryland and BLS CPR/AED certification.
     
    Proven ability essential to respond quickly under pressure, multitask, and work independently without direct supervision. Candidates should also possess excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills.
     
    This position requires attention to detail with a high level of accuracy, and an exceptional work ethic. Candidates must possess strong organizational skills, discretion, and the ability to handle confidential and sensitive matters appropriately. Basic computer skills, including knowledge of Word and familiarity with school-based electronic medical record systems are a plus.
     
    Interested applicants should send a cover letter, résumé, and list of professional references to Chief Financial Officer, Jeffrey Berman.
     
  • Upper School Literature and English Teacher (Grades 9-12)

    McLean School is a K-12 co-educational independent school in Potomac, Maryland, seeks applicants for the full-time position of Upper School Literature and English (grades 9-12) teacher to begin August 2018. McLean School has, for sixty-five years, been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
     
    The ideal candidate will have a strong academic background in literature, English mechanics, and the foundations for college-level writing with at least two years of experience in teaching literature and writing to a broad range of learners, including those with mild to moderate learning challenges and ADHD. We welcome candidates who are committed to student-centered pedagogy, differentiated instruction, and multi-sensory learning. Successful candidates must be willing to collaborate, innovate, and grow as teachers. Most importantly, he or she will subscribe to our Core Values, our Mission, and our philosophy and will seek passionately to uphold and promote them.
     
    Interested candidates should send résumé, cover letter, statement of educational philosophy, and a list of references to Frank Booth, Literature & English Department Chair, at fbooth@mcleanschool.org.
  • Substitute Teachers

     
     
    McLean School is a K-12 co-educational, college preparatory, independent school in Potomac, Maryland, seeks applicants for Substitute Teachers for Upper School (grades 9-12) Middle School (grades 5-8), and Lower School (K-grades 4). McLean School has, for over sixty years, been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
     
    The ideal candidate must be able to teach a broad range of learners, including those with mild to moderate learning challenges and ADHD. We welcome applicants who are committed to student-centered pedagogy. Most importantly, he or she will subscribe to our Core Values, our Mission, and our Philosophy.
     
    Interested applicants should fill out the Substitute Teacher Application and send to Director of Student & Community Wellness, Frankie Engelking, 301.299.1639 (fax) or 8224 Lochinver Lane, Potomac, Maryland 20854.

K-12 College Preparatory School Supporting Bright Students’ Individual Strengths and Challenges.

McLean School is an independent, co-educational, K-12 day school serving Maryland, Washington, and Virginia. McLean has for over sixty years been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges – dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, ADHD, and challenges related to anxiety and executive functioning. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
 
8224 Lochinver Lane, Potomac, Maryland 20854  301.299.8277  admission@mcleanschool.org