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Founded in 1900 and located in Asheville, NC, Christ School is an all-boys (8th-12th grade) school affiliated with the Episcopal Church. Our 293 boys (record enrollment) come from 18 states and eight foreign countries with a 68% boarding and 32% day student ratio. The 2020-21 academic year includes a record 36 boys in the 8th grade class. Our international population is 9.8% with 22% students of color (representing significant growth from 14% students of color in 2018).

FACULTY POSITIONS

Mathematics Teacher, Mathematics Faculty, and Community Member 2022-23

Christ School seeks an enthusiastic, committed Mathematics Teacher to join its faculty in August 2022. Teachers in Christ School’s Mathematics Department must be passionate about their discipline and excited about sharing that passion with students. In addition, they must be ready to juggle the diverse duties associated with life on a busy residential campus. 

This Mathematics Teacher will:

  • Develop appropriate curricula for 4-5 high school level math courses per semester (Geometry, plus additional introductory and intermediate courses).
  • Design well-planned lessons emphasizing problem solving and real-world application.
  • Foster a structured, positive learning environment for all students, both in person and online.
  • Investigate innovative teaching methods and materials for use in the classroom.
  • Monitor student progress and provide regular feedback to students and parents.

Additional Athletic/Afternoon and Residential Life responsibilities will vary based on the candidate’s experience and interests, as well as the school’s needs. Candidates should be prepared to take on a combination of the following:

  • Coaching sports teams (JV/Varsity) or leading Outdoor Programs (mountain biking, hiking, climbing, whitewater kayaking, fly fishing, disc sports, etc.)
  • Directing afternoon programs and clubs (Drama, Quiz Bowl, literary magazine, art, etc.)
  • Supervising a dormitory, either as a resident or adjunct faculty member, 1-2 times per week
  • Monitoring evening study halls, 1-2 times per week
  • Providing transportation and supervision for weekend activities, 1 weekend per month
  • Mentoring a small group of students through an advising program

Qualification Requirements:

  • Sincere interest in educating, encouraging, and inspiring young men
  • An undergraduate degree in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, or a related field; a master’s degree in one of these fields or relevant professional experience, preferred
  • Proficiency in the use of technology in the classroom
  • The ability to communicate clearly and proactively with students, parents, and colleagues
  • A demonstrated desire to learn and implement new teaching methods such as modeling instruction and project/problem-based learning.
  • A commitment to Christ School’s Four Pillars: Academic Rigor, Leadership, Spirituality, and the Dignity of Manual Labor
  • Energy, flexibility, and a robust sense of humor

Teaching positions are 10-month, academic-year appointments. Approximately 75% of Christ School’s faculty members live on the scenic 500-acre campus.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your CV with a cover letter or teaching statement indicating a specific interest in teaching at Christ School to Steve Stay, Executive Assistant to the Head of School (sstay@christschool.org).

 

About the school:  

Christ School was founded in 1900 and is affiliated with the Episcopal Church. Located nine miles south of downtown Asheville, North Carolina, Christ School is an all-boys boarding and day school for grades 8-12. Students come from 16 states and eight foreign countries. All world faiths are represented and welcome at Christ School. www.christschool.org

Christ School is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, or any other legally protected status.

Science Teacher, Science Faculty, and Community Member 2022-23

Christ School seeks an enthusiastic, committed Science Teacher to join its faculty in August 2022. Teachers in Christ School’s Science Department must be passionate about their discipline and excited about sharing that passion with students. In addition, they must be ready to juggle the diverse duties associated with life on a busy residential campus. 

This Science Teacher will:

  • Develop appropriate, engaging lesson plans and curricula for 9th-12th grade students in various levels and disciplines of science (Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science)
  • Design course work that meets students’ needs and spurs their interest in science concepts, theories, and methods. 
  • Foster a structured, positive learning environment for all students, both in person and online.
  • Investigate innovative teaching methods, materials, and technology for use in the classroom.
  • Prepare students for experiments, labs, and exams.
  • Monitor student progress and provide regular feedback to students and parents.

Additional Athletic/Afternoon and Residential Life responsibilities will vary based on the candidate’s experience and interests, as well as the school’s needs. Candidates should be prepared to take on a combination of the following:

  • Coaching sports teams (JV/Varsity) or leading Outdoor Programs (biking, hiking, climbing, etc.) 
  • Directing afternoon programs and clubs (Drama, Quiz Bowl, literary magazine, etc.)
  • Supervising a dormitory, either as a resident or adjunct faculty member, 1-2 times per week
  • Monitoring evening study halls, 1-2 times per week
  • Providing transportation and supervision for weekend activities, 1 weekend per month
  • Mentoring a small group of students through an advising program

Qualification Requirements:

  • Sincere interest in educating, encouraging, and inspiring young men
  • An undergraduate degree in biology, chemistry, physics, or a related field; a master’s degree in one of these fields or relevant professional experience, preferred
  • Proficiency in the use of technology in the classroom
  • A well-developed knowledge of classroom safety and laboratory preparation
  • The ability to communicate clearly and proactively with students, parents, and colleagues
  • A demonstrated desire to learn and implement new teaching methods such as modeling instruction and project/problem-based learning
  • A commitment to Christ School’s Four Pillars: Academic Rigor, Leadership, Spirituality, and the Dignity of Manual Labor
  • Energy, flexibility, and a robust sense of humor

Teaching positions are 10-month, academic-year appointments. Approximately 75% of Christ School’s faculty members live on the scenic 500-acre campus.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your CV with a cover letter or teaching statement indicating a specific interest in teaching at Christ School to Steve Stay, Executive Assistant to the Head of School (sstay@christschool.org).

About the school:  

Christ School was founded in 1900 and is affiliated with the Episcopal Church. Located nine miles south of downtown Asheville, North Carolina, Christ School is an all-boys boarding and day school for grades 8-12. Students come from 16 states and eight foreign countries. All world faiths are represented and welcome at Christ School. www.christschool.org

Christ School is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, or any other legally protected status.

Spanish Teacher, World Languages Faculty, and Community Member 2022-23

Christ School seeks an enthusiastic, committed Spanish teacher to join our faculty in August 2022. Teachers in the World Languages Department must be ready to juggle multiple classroom tasks in addition to the diverse duties associated with life on a busy residential campus.

This Spanish teacher will:

  • Develop appropriate lesson plans and curricula for four courses per semester (beginner through advanced levels).

  • Design course work that meets students’ needs and spurs their interest.

  • Teach pronunciation, vocabulary, writing, and composition.

  • Foster a structured, positive learning environment for all students.

  • Investigate innovative teaching methods and materials for use in the classroom.

  • Schedule and prepare students for oral and written exams.

  • Monitor student progress and provide regular feedback to students and parents.

  • Shape opportunities for further learning through diverse cultural experiences.

Additional Athletic/Afternoon and Residential Life responsibilities will vary based on the candidate’s experience and interests, as well as the school’s needs. Candidates should be prepared to take on a combination of the following:

  • Coaching sports teams (JV/Varsity) or leading Outdoor Programs (biking, hiking, climbing, etc.)

  • Directing afternoon programs and clubs (Drama, Quiz Bowl, literary magazine, etc.)

  • Supervising a dormitory, either as a resident or adjunct faculty member, 1-2 times per week

  • Monitoring evening study halls, 1-2 times per week

  • Providing transportation and supervision for weekend activities, 1 weekend per month

  • Mentoring a small group of students through an advising program

Qualification Requirements:

  • An undergraduate degree in Spanish or a related field; a master’s degree preferred

  • First-hand experience living abroad in a Spanish-speaking country preferred

  • Two or more years teaching upper school Spanish preferred

  • Sincere interest in educating, encouraging, and inspiring adolescent boys

  • The ability to communicate clearly and proactively with students, parents, and colleagues

  • A demonstrated desire to learn and implement new teaching methods and technologies

  • A commitment to Christ School’s Four Pillars: Academic Rigor, Leadership, Spirituality, and the Dignity of Manual Labor

  • Energy, flexibility, and a sense of humor

Teaching positions are 10-month, academic-year appointments. Approximately 75% of Christ School’s faculty members live on the scenic 500-acre campus.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your CV with a cover letter or teaching statement indicating a specific interest in teaching at Christ School to Steve Stay, Registrar and Executive Assistant to the Head of School (sstay@christschool.org).

About the School:  

Christ School was founded in 1900 and is affiliated with the Episcopal Church.  Located nine miles south of Asheville, North Carolina, Christ School is an all-boys boarding and day school for grades 8-12.  Students come from 16 states and eight foreign countries.  All world faiths are represented and welcomed at Christ School. www.christschool.org

Christ School is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, or any other legally protected status.

ADMINISTRATIVE & STAFF POSITIONS AVAILABLE:

Associate Director of College Guidance

Christ School seeks an enthusiastic and highly qualified individual to assume the role of Associate Director of College Guidance. The ideal candidates will possess the willingness and desire to work as a collaborative team member, outstanding organization and time-management skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to effectively work with a diverse group of students, parents and guardians, faculty, and administrators. A bachelors degree is required; a Masters degree is preferred with experience either in selective college admission or independent school college counseling for at least two years. Reporting to the Director of College Guidance, this is a 10-month full-time position to begin this summer, in July of 2022.

Job duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Serve as the primary college counselor to approximately 25-30 students in both the junior and senior classes

  • Advise and support members of the senior and junior classes and their parent(s)/ guardian(s) in all aspects of the college search and application process

  • Write personal and comprehensive letters of recommendation that convey deep knowledge of the student and his academic and extra-curricular involvement. 

  • Actively contribute to the presentations and programs of Christ School’s College Guidance Office including some evening and weekend events. 

  • Visit college campuses during the school year and summer. 

  • Participate in the life of our boarding school during and after school hours including Chapel, athletic, fine arts, community service events and more.

  • Assist the Director of Testing with all standardized testing programs, including PSAT, SAT, ACT, AP and practice SAT/ACT administrations.

  • Assist with college fair(s) when held on our campus every two to three years.

  • Attend and represent Christ School at professional conferences.

Interested candidates should please submit a cover letter and resume to sstay@christschool.org.

Founded in 1900 and located in Asheville, NC, Christ School is an all-boys (8th-12th grade) school affiliated with the Episcopal Church. Our 293 boys (record enrollment) come from 18 states and eight foreign countries with a 68% boarding and 32%-day student ratio. The 2020-21 academic year includes a record 36 boys in the 8th-grade class. Our international population is 9.8% with 22% students of color (representing significant growth from 14% students of color in 2018).

Christ School is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, or any other legally protected status.

Part-Time Library Media Center Specialist

Christ School seeks a creative, welcoming individual to oversee the Media Center and support the educational needs of Christ School’s 21st century learners and teachers.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with teachers to design innovative lesson plans that promote high-quality research through the use of print and digital resources.
  • Present in-class lessons on research methods, plagiarism, media literacy, and other relevant topics, as requested by teachers and administrators.
  • Work with students one-on-one, demonstrating the value of relationships with experts in academic support roles.
  • Promote a love of reading throughout the community through displays, presentations, and reading programs.
  • Manage the Media Center’s collection, resources, and OnCampus profile.
  • Create a welcoming Media Center environment in which students feel comfortable but inspired to pursue academic work.
  • Serve on the school’s Technology Committee.

Beneficial education, skills, and relevant experience for this role:

  • A bachelor's degree in educational media/instructional technology or relevant experience
  • Experience with instruction on information and technology literacy skills, including the research process in multiple disciplines
  • Experience in evaluating and selecting print and digital resources
  • Expertise in basic technology, including library management software
  • Strong communication skills
  • Creativity, collegiality, and a robust sense of humor

This is a part-time, 10-month position. Salary based on experience and responsibilities.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email a resume and letter of interest to Steve Stay, Executive Assistant to the Head of School (sstay@christschool.org).

About the school:

Christ School was founded in 1900 and is affiliated with the Episcopal Church. Located nine miles south of downtown Asheville, North Carolina, Christ School is an all-boys boarding and day school for grades 8-12. Students come from 16 states and eight foreign countries. All world faiths are represented and welcome at Christ School. www.christschool.org

COACHING POSITIONS AVAILABLE:

Assistant Baseball Coach

Job Description
The Assistant Baseball Coach will aid the Head Baseball Coach with all activities associated with the Christ School Baseball program, including player development, communication with the coach daily on your players, maintaining discipline and structure daily, assisting in coordinating with our fall and summer camps, pre-and post-season conditioning programs, practice planning, and game/field preparation.  Also, the ability to adapt and learn new things within a baseball organization.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate area of specialization.
  • One year of coaching experience at the travel, high school, or college level.
  • Current CPR / AED certification or ability to obtain upon hiring.
  • Valid driver's license and the ability to travel throughout the country.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Knowledge of all aspects of the sport of baseball with demonstrated expertise to help where you best fit for our staff.
  • Demonstrated management, organizational, and communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain compliance with NCISAA rules/policies and Christ School policies to guide student-athletes toward helping Christ School get our players to graduation.
  • Ability to participate in baseball related activities at practices.
  • Ability to support the scope of our program and be a positive influence on our young me.

Job Duties

  • Provides assistance to the Head Baseball Coach and our Athletic Director with activities associated with in the scope of Christ School and our baseball program.
  • Partnering with our program to continue to help us build a culture of tremendous young men who compete daily to be better in every aspect at Christ School. 

Assistant Lacrosse Coach

Christ School, the 3-time defending NCISAA Division 1 State Champions (2017, 2018, 2019) seeks an Assistant Coach for the spring 2021 season. This is a part-time stipend position. No full-time opportunities with the school outside of coaching are currently available. If interested, please contact Head Varsity Lacrosse Coach, Benjie Colberg via email bcolberg@christschool.org.