Build Your Career at Browne Academy
Browne Academy seeks candidates who will inspire students to meet the challenges of our academic programs, develop a passion for learning, and grow as engaged and compassionate global citizens.
We are guided by the belief that a diverse community is a necessary component of an excellent education.
Browne Academy is strongly committed to equal opportunity for all its employees. Browne Academy does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identification, or any other characteristic protected by law. Browne Academy actively seeks diverse candidates for employment.
We seek qualified teachers, administrators, and staff who are:
Enthusiastic about shaping lifelong learners.
Eager to join an active, engaged, and supportive school community.
Excited to work with colleagues from diverse backgrounds.
Skilled at leading students to develop a strong sense of self-worth and accomplishment.
Browne Academy is seeking dynamic and innovative long-term substitute teachers to join our lower school team (Preschool – 4th Grade) from mid-November to the end of the 2023-2024 school year. Our positions require a compassionate, flexible, and creative individual with classroom experience. This person will need to work closely with students, teachers, and administrators to support Browne’s mission by promoting the core values in the educational and personal experience of each child. The teacher should possess a holistic view of children and understand the developmental process of the young child. The ideal candidate will have a passion for integrated learning and possess strong communication skills. The candidate will also demonstrate an understanding of how differentiated assessment informs instruction and will be familiar with current research into neuroscience and its implications for effective instruction. This position will start on November 6 and go through the end of the year, June 7, 2024.
Browne Academy, located in Alexandria, Virginia, is a diverse coeducational independent school enrolling students preschool three through eighth grade. Founded in 1941, Browne Academy inspires and empowers students through extraordinary academics to be life-long learners prepared to thrive in a global community. Interested candidates, please send a cover letter and resume to Kim McCue, Head of Lower School, at email@example.com.
- Prepare and execute thoughtful units of study designed to reach the different learning styles of the students in the classroom.
- Collaborate with your teaching team and specialist teachers to ensure integration with other subjects.
- Regularly assess student learning using a variety of tools and means throughout each semester and maintain regular communication with parents and administrators about student progress.
- Maintain a safe and engaging learning environment.
- Consistently and clearly communicate with colleagues, administrators, and parents regarding progress, growth, and goals.
- Adhere to the school’s curriculum in the classroom.
- Bachelor’s degree in education.
- Experience in a lower school classroom, preferably in an independent school setting.
- Proficiency in spanish.
Conditions of Employment
Employment at Browne Academy is contingent on verification of background information submitted by the applicant, including the completion of a criminal record check and education, when applicable.
Browne Academy is strongly committed to equal opportunity for all its employees. Browne Academy does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law. Browne Academy actively seeks diverse candidates for employment.