Employment

Working at Annie Wright
Our talented and committed group of faculty and staff is at the heart of Annie Wright's strong community. Employees can expect a warm and collegial atmosphere, where children, ages 3-18, are at the center of all we do. A supportive administration, beautiful setting, excellent resources and a spirit of fun make Annie Wright a wonderful place to work.
Available Benefits:
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 403 (b) retirement plan
  • Flexible spending account
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition remission
  • Free lunch
  • Free street parking

Employment Announcements

Faculty

List of 5 items.

  • All School Math Coordinator

    Annie Wright is seeking an All School Math Coordinator, to begin August 19, 2019. This is a full time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    During the 2018-2019 academic year, Annie Wright engaged a thorough review of its Math program, and the task force that led this review made a series of recommendations for ongoing development and support of Math teaching throughout the school. The All School Math Coordinator is a newly established position that reports directly to the Head of Schools and that will be responsible for designing and implementing initiatives rooted in the task force’s review. The position will sustain for three years, after which time the school will review the role and the needs of the program. If the Coordinator’s role is not renewed after three years, s/he will be eligible for another role in the school. Specific areas of responsibility include:
    • Providing leadership for and coordinating professional development for Math teachers throughout the school, including embedded PD on campus, ongoing collegial collaboration, participation in off-campus programs, and working with consultants, coaches, and trainers;
    • Designing a five-year plan for comprehensive review, support, and updating of the school’s Math program with specific goals, timelines, targets, and measurements for success and impact;
    • Designing a plan for and coordinating collegial collaboration that focuses on “big picture” dialogue about alignment, teaching and learning Math, developing common assessments to track student progress and to place students in appropriate sections or levels, and lesson planning to ensure consistent and coherent course design and student assessment;
    • Collaborating with Division Directors and other faculty to ensure programmatic support, development and alignment across the program, and support for teachers, and providing direct coaching and support for faculty;
    • Identifying or developing appropriate assessments to track student progress and determine student placement; identifying opportunities to engage families in Math learning; and developing opportunities to collaborate with other highly successful Math programs;
    • Teaching one section of Math in the Middle School and other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    The All School Math Coordinator
    • holds a master’s degree in Math education, education leadership, or a related field;
    • has at least 5 years experience as a Math teacher in an independent school;
    • demonstrates familiarity with the International Baccalaureate and its programs and with the culture of multi-divisional independent schools;
    • demonstrates enthusiasm for collaboration with colleagues and excellent written and oral communication skills;
    • and is eligible to work in the United States.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email: a cover letter, a resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications will be accepted until February 8, 2019.
  • Assistant Head for Academic Affairs

    Annie Wright is seeking an Assistant Head for Academic Affairs, to begin July 1, 2019. This is a full time, senior leadership position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Assistant Head for Academic Affairs...
    • Senior leadership: as a member of the Senior Leadership Team, works closely with the Head of Schools and other administrators to provide leadership and development of the school’s program and culture in alignment with the school’s mission and key characteristics;
    • Curriculum: provides leadership for the ongoing review and support of the school’s program and facilitate the Curriculum and Practice; provide leadership for the interdivisional Fine & Performing Arts program, including the school’s Private Lessons Program;
    • Professional Development: working closely with Division directors and IB coordinators, provides leadership for the school’s professional development program and oversight of the PD budget; ensures implementation of and provide support for the school’s professional growth and evaluation process; oversees the school’s Emergency Preparedness Management systems and drills, and ensures appropriate training on the school’s emergency procedures;
    • Accreditation and IB Authorization: oversees all aspects of the NWAIS accreditation and IB authorization processes.
    • Strategic Plan: ensures ongoing attention to and documentation of progress toward fulfilling the Strategic Plan; working closely with the Head of School and the Diversity, Inclusion, and Multicultural Education (DIME) team, implements initiatives from the Strategic Plan for Diversity.
    • Other responsibilities: manages pertinent projects as they emerge and fulfills other duties as assigned.
    Qualifications
    The Assistant Head for Academic Affairs...
    • holds a master’s degree in education, education leadership, or a related field;
    • has experience as a teacher and administrator in an independent school;
    • demonstrates familiarity with the International Baccalaureate and its programs and with the culture of multi-divisional independent schools;
    • demonstrates a commitment to recruiting and supporting a diverse community;
    • demonstrates a desire to give life to the mission of the school, enthusiasm for collaboration with colleagues, and excellent written and oral communication skills;
    • and is eligible to work in the United States.
    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email: a cover letter, a resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications will be accepted until January 15, 2019.
     
  • Lower School Learning Specialist

    Annie Wright is seeking a Lower School Learning Specialist to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full time faculty position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Lower School Learning Specialist strives to meet the individual needs of students and encourages each student to reach her or his personal best and to cultivate age-appropriate self-management skills that lead to independent and community-minded thinking. To do this, the LS Learning Specialist:
    • Student support:
      • provides direct support to individual students requiring accommodations, remediation and extension by pushing into classrooms or pulling students out for individual or small group support;
      • coaches and supports faculty to develop strategies to implement accommodations and support students;
      • maintains communication with families about students’ needs and progress and provides parent support as needed;
    • Programmatic support:
      • implements and supports literacy programs throughout the Lower School, including differentiated reading groups, using relevant resources;
      • works as part of the Lower School Student Action Team to identify, strategize on, and support students’ needs;
      • provides training on best practices in differentiation and learning support to faculty;
    • Administrative duties:
      • writes Individual Accommodation Plans and maintains support plan files for students with documented/demonstrated learning differences;
      • regularly administers and interprets assessments for all Lower School students to monitor the development of skills, track student progress, and plan effective instruction;
      • and fulfills other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    The LS Learning Specialist:
    • Holds a BA in Education or a related field;
    • Has experience working with Lower School (Preschool-Grade 5) as a classroom teacher or learning specialist;
    • Demonstrates familiarity with current research and best practices in learning, differentiation, and teaching; flexibility; proficiency in using technology as a learning support  tool; an understanding of and enthusiasm to work with and care for Lower School students; and the desire to collaborate as part of a team.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Math Teachers

    Annie Wright is seeking Math Teachers at multiple levels to begin on August 19, 2019. These are full time, faculty positions.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    As Annie Wright grows, so does out need to recruit Math Teachers at multiple levels in Grades 6-12. Math teachers...
    • Teach Math in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • Work closely with colleagues to implement the Math curriculum using best practices in student-centered instruction and with relevant educational technologies;
    • Fulfill all faculty duties and maintain good communication with families about student progress.

    Qualifications
    Math teachers:
    • Hold a BA in Math, Education, or a related field;
    • Have experience teaching Math in a rigorous program at the middle and/or high school level;
    • Are familiar with the International Baccalaureate and its programs;
    • Demonstrates enthusiasm for working with middle and high school students and for the subject and familiarity with trends in math education.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Substitute Teachers

    Annie Wright is seeking Substitute Teachers in the Lower School (Preschool-Grade 5) and Middle School (Grades 6-8).

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Substitute Teachers...
    • provide instruction and fulfill duties during the short-term absence of faculty; aid students in their daily tasks, help ensure their understanding of subject matter and use materials provided by absent teachers to attain lesson goals;
    • manage classroom behavior in a positive way and reach out to other faculty members for support as needed and manage classroom procedures, including taking attendance and maintaining orderly classrooms and student work, in compliance with the school’s procedures, guidelines, and policies;
    • and maintain a professional attitude in all manner of conduct with students, faculty, and parents, including a commitment to confidentiality.
    Qualifications
    Substitute teachers…
    • hold a BA in education or a related field (teaching certification is a plus);
    • are detail-oriented and demonstrate the ability to follow written and oral instructions;
    • demonstrate effective and appropriate communication with students, faculty, and staff, and parents;
    • demonstrate the ability to cultivate relationships with students in a short period of time;
    • exhibit confidence and capability in providing instruction;
    • are willing and able to work while standing for most of the day, with few breaks to sit (especially for Lower School Substitute Teachers);
    • are available on short notice and on a regular basis, and respond promptly to requests for substituting;
    • and are available from 7:30 am-3:30 pm.
    Salary & benefits
    Compensation is:
    • Lead Teacher $150 per full day
    • Lead Teacher $80 per half day
    • Lead Teacher $20 per hour (less than half day)
    • Early Childhood Assistant Teacher $15.60 per hour

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment-related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email, and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
Annie Wright Upper School for Boys, now in its second year, is rapidly expanding, with a new state-of-the-art building opening for the 2019-20 school year. Several positions are open for this exciting new program:

List of 6 items.

  • Upper School for Boys Biology Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking a Biology Teacher in the Upper School for Boys to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full-time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Annie Wright opened the Upper School for Boys in Fall 2017, and for the 2019-2020 academic year, we will open our third class of USB students and anticipate the completion of a new academic building (including a new life science laboratory) for the division. As the school grows, the team of faculty, administrators, and students are working closely to develop a rigorous program, a caring environment, implementation of best practices for boys’ learning. The Upper School for Boys Biology Teacher:

    • Teaches Biology and potentially other Science courses in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • Works closely with colleagues to develop the Science program for the Upper School for Boys and to align the science departments in both Upper Schools, as well as to implement the curriculum using best practices in teaching, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies;
    • And fulfills all faculty duties, especially good communication with families about student progress.
     
    The USB Science Teacher may also elect to apply for an additional position as a dorm parent, which includes night and evening responsibilities with full room and board.

    Qualifications
    The USB Science Teacher:

    • Holds a BA in Science, Education, or a related field;
    • Has experience teaching high school Biology and demonstrates ability to teach multiple courses;
    • Is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme;
    • Demonstrates enthusiasm for working with high school boys and for the subject, and familiarity with trends in science education.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.


  • Upper School for Boys English Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking an English Teacher in the Upper School for Boys to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full-time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Annie Wright opened the Upper School for Boys in Fall 2017, and for the 2019-2020 academic year, we will open our third class of USB students and anticipate the completion of a new academic building for the division. As the school grows, the team of faculty, administrators, and students are working closely to develop a rigorous program, a caring environment, implementation of best practices for boys’ learning. The Upper School for Boys English Teacher: 

    • Teaches English courses in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework, including two sections of Grade 9 English, two sections of Grade 11 IB DP Language & Literature, and either an IB sixth/elective or moderate an after school (s)Elective based on the teacher’s expertise and student interest;
    • Works closely with colleagues to develop the English program for the Upper School for Boys and to align it with other divisions, as well as to implement the curriculum using best practices in teaching, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies;
    • And fulfills all faculty duties, especially good communication with families about student progress.
    • The USB English Teacher may also elect to apply for an additional position as a dorm parent, which includes night and evening responsibilities with full room and board.

    Qualifications
    The USB English Teacher:

    • Holds a BA in English, Education, or a related field;
    • Has experience teaching high school English and demonstrates ability to teach multiple courses;
    • Is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme;
    • Demonstrates enthusiasm for working with high school boys and for the subject, and familiarity with trends in science education;
    • And is eligible to work in the United States.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Upper School for Boys History & Politics Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking a History & Politics Teacher in the Upper School for Boys to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full-time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.
     
    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Annie Wright opened the Upper School for Boys in Fall 2017, and for the 2019-2020 academic year, we will open our third class of USB students and anticipate the completion of a new academic building for the division. As the school grows, the team of faculty, administrators, and students are working closely to develop a rigorous program, a caring environment, implementation of best practices for boys’ learning. The Upper School for Boys History & Politics Teacher:

    • Teaches History & Politics courses in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework, including two sections of Grade 9 Global Issues, two sections of Grade 11 IB DP Global Politics, and an IB “sixth” or elective course based on teacher expertise and student interest;
    • Works closely with colleagues to develop the History & Politics program for the Upper School for Boys and to align it with other divisions, as well as to implement the curriculum using best practices in teaching, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies;
    • And fulfills all faculty duties, especially good communication with families about student progress.
    • The USB History & Politics Teacher may also elect to apply for an additional position as a dorm parent, which includes night and evening responsibilities with full room and board.

    Qualifications
    The USB History & Politics Teacher:

    • Holds a BA in History, Politics, Education, or a related field;
    • Has experience teaching high school History or Politics and demonstrates ability to teach multiple courses;
    • Is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme;
    • Demonstrates enthusiasm for working with high school boys and for the subject, and familiarity with trends in education;
    • And is eligible to work in the United States.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Upper School for Boys Innovation, Design & Art Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking an Innovation, Art & Design Teacher in the Upper School for Boys to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full-time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Annie Wright opened the Upper School for Boys in Fall 2017, and for the 2019-2020 academic year, we will open our third class of USB students and anticipate the completion of a new academic building (including a new design lab/makerspace) for the division. As the school grows, the team of faculty, administrators, and students are working closely to develop a rigorous program, a caring environment, implementation of best practices for boys’ learning. The Upper School for Boys Innovation, Design & Art (IDeA) Teacher:

    • Teaches Design and Art courses in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework, including Design courses in Grades 9 & 10;
    • Works closely with colleagues to develop the Design and Art program for the Upper School for Boys and to align the Design and Art programs, as well as to implement the curriculum using best practices in teaching, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies;
    • Manages the USB Idea/Maker Lab and collaborates with colleagues to integrate the lab throughout the program;
    • Coordinates the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme Creativity-Activity-Service (CAS) program and moderates a student (s)Elective after school;
    • And fulfills all faculty duties, especially good communication with families about student progress.
    • The USB IDeA Teacher may also elect to apply for an additional position as a dorm parent, which includes night and evening responsibilities with full room and board.

    Qualifications
    The USB IDeA Teacher:

    • Holds a BA in Design, Art, Education, or a related field;
    • Has experience teaching high school Art and/or Design and demonstrates ability to manage multiple responsibilities in a growing program;
    • Is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme;
    • Demonstrates enthusiasm for working with high school boys and for the subject, and familiarity with trends in Design and Art education;
    • And is eligible to work in the United States.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Upper School for Boys Math Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking a Math Teacher in the Upper School for Boys to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full-time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate but coordinate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Annie Wright opened the Upper School for Boys in Fall 2017, and for the 2019-2020 academic year, we will open our third class of USB students and anticipate the completion of a new academic building for the division. As the school grows, the team of faculty, administrators, and students are working closely to develop a rigorous program, a caring environment, and implementation of best practices for boys’ learning. The Upper School for Boys Math Teacher:

    • Is able to teach Math at all levels, from Algebra through advanced Calculus, in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • Works closely with colleagues to develop the Math program for the Upper School for Boys and to implement the curriculum and the co-curriculum, using best practices in teaching, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies;
    • And fulfills all faculty duties and maintains good communication with families about student progress.
    • The USB Math Teacher may also elect to apply for an additional position as a dorm parent, which includes night and evening responsibilities with full room and board.

    Qualifications
    The USB Math Teacher:

    • Holds a BA in Math, Education, or a related field;
    • Has experience teaching high school Math at multiple levels and demonstrates ability to teach multiple courses, including advanced calculus;
    • Is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme;
    • Demonstrates enthusiasm for working with high school boys in and out of the classroom and for the subject, and familiarity with trends in math education.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Upper School for Boys Spanish Teacher

    Annie Wright is seeking a Spanish Teacher in the Upper School for Boys to begin on August 19, 2019. This is a full-time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Annie Wright opened the Upper School for Boys in Fall 2017, and for the 2019-2020 academic year, we will open our third grade level of USB students (Grades 9, 10, 11)  and anticipate the completion of a new academic building for the division. As the school grows, the team of faculty, administrators, and students is working closely to develop a rigorous program, a caring environment, and implementation of best practices for boys’ learning. The Upper School for Boys Spanish Teacher:

    • Teaches Spanish at multiple levels, including IB Diploma (equivalent to Spanish 4 and 5), in alignment with the mission and philosophy of Annie Wright Schools and with the International Baccalaureate framework;
    • Provides leadership for and works closely with colleagues in the USB and other Divisions to develop the acquired language program schoolwide and for the Upper School for Boys, as well as to implement the curriculum using best practices in teaching, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies;
    • Fulfills all faculty duties, especially good communication with families about student progress.

    Qualifications
    The USB Spanish Teacher:

    • Holds a BA in Spanish, Education, or a related field;
    • Has experience teaching high school Spanish and demonstrates ability to teach multiple levels;
    • Is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme;
    • Demonstrates enthusiasm for working with high school boys and for the subject, and familiarity with trends in language acquisition.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience. There is also the potential to combine this position with a dorm parent role which includes room and board.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org. Applications for this position will be accepted until February 1, 2019.

Staff

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  • Bus Driver

    Annie Wright is seeking a substitute Bus Driver to be available immediately. This is a part-time position.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Substitute Bus Driver must be available to drive our regular morning and afternoon routes as well as frequent assignments for transporting athletics teams.

    Qualifications
    The Substitute Bus Driver must have:
    • A valid Washington State driver’s license, including CDL with passenger endorsements;
    • An acceptable driving record;
    • And a current Medical Examiner’s Certificate.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes an hourly wage.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Extended Day Staff

    Annie Wright is seeking Staff for the Extended Day program.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Extended Day at Annie Wright offers programming for students in Preschool through Grade 8 before and after the regular school day and during school vacations. Extended Day includes a variety of opportunities for students in a safe and nurturing environment. On school days, Extended Day runs from 2:45-6:00 pm, and on non-school days including school breaks and summer, Extended Day runs from 7:00 am-6:00 pm. Extended Day Staff responsibilities include:
    • supervising students, tracking students’ attendance, and providing support to ED leadership and Annie Wright faculty;
    • organizing and leading activities for students, including arts & crafts and games;
    • and supporting for Extended Day leadership and other Faculty and fulfill other duties as assigned, such as supervising a study hall.

    Qualifications
    Extended Day Staff:
    • have experience working with and managing groups of students;
    • demonstrate strong communication skills, a positive attitude, flexibility, and the ability to work independently;
    • are consistently available during ED times, listed above (limited hours are available);
    • are eligible to work in the United States.

    Compensation
    Compensation includes an hourly wage of $12.35/hour.

    Application Process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment-related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.



  • Housekeeping Staff

    Annie Wright is seeking Housekeepers to begin immediately. Full time, part time, and substitute positions are available.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    The Housekeeper:
    • Keeps their assigned area of the school clean and maintained in an orderly condition;
    • Hands her/himself and the School’s property and equipment in a professional manner;
    • And is able to accommodate fluctuating shifts to fulfill the needs of Annie Wright Schools, as determined by the supervisor.

    Qualifications
    The Housekeeper:
    • Holds a high school diploma or GED;
    • Has successful experience in janitorial or housekeeping positions;
    • Is able to read and understand SDS and directions regarding the use of products used by the School;
    • Demonstrates the ability to work with minimal supervision and direction in accomplishing goals and tasks.

    Salary & benefits
    Compensation includes an hourly wage. Full time employees are eligible for competitive benefits; part time and substitute positions are not eligible for benefits.

    Application process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Mr. Derek Zhao, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at derek_zhao@aw.org.
  • Summer Camp Staff

    Annie Wright is seeking Staff for Summer@Annie Wright, beginning on June 17, 2019 and ending on August 9, 2019.

    School Overview
    Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.

    Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.

    Position Overview: duties & responsibilities
    Summer@Annie Wright offers an inquiry based adventure. We aim to balance fun with learning so that campers can spend their summer exploring, making new friends, and gaining new skills. Summer@Annie Wright includes a variety of week-long camp experiences, including STEM, Robotics, Creative and Performing Arts, Sports, and more! Summer@Annie Wright staff roles include:
    • Specialty Camp Instructors:
      • Role: Speciality Camp Instructors design and lead week-long experiences for campers.
      • Responsibilities: Specialty Camp Instructors are responsible for all aspects of their Specialty Camps, including planning curriculum, purchasing supplies, monitoring campers throughout the week, and supervising Junior Camp Counselors who may assist in the camp experience. Specialty Camps run daily either: 9:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00-4:00 pm, or 9:00 am-4:00 pm.
      • Qualifications: Speciality Camp Instructors demonstrate expertise in the area of their speciality camp; have experience working with and managing groups of students; demonstrate strong communication and organizational skills, a positive attitude, flexibility, the ability to work independently; and are eligible to work in the United States.
      • Compensation: Specialty Camp Instructors receive 50% of enrollment fees for the specialty camp.
    • Camp Counselors:
      • Role: Camp Counselors provide support and supervision for campers and lead a variety of activities.
      • Responsibilities: Camp Counselors supervise campers on the playground and in other settings, track campers’ attendance, provide support to camp leadership and Specialty Camp Instructors, and lead activities such as arts & crafts or games. Camp Counselors work between 7:00am-6:00pm, and Counselors are expected to commit to a minimum of 3 hours per day.
      • Qualifications: Camp Counselors must be 18 years old and demonstrate a positive attitude, flexibility, the ability to work independently, and eligibility to work in the United States.
      • Compensation: Compensation includes an hourly wage commensurate with experience.
    • Junior Camp Counselors:
      • Role: Junior Camp Counselors assist Camp Counselors, Specialty Camp Instructors, and camp leadership in the support and supervision of campers.
      • Responsibilities: Junior Camp Counselors assist in supervising campers on the playground and in other settings, providing support to camp leadership and Specialty Camp Instructors, and leading activities such as arts & crafts or games. Junior Camp Counselors work between 7:00 am-6:00 pm, and Junior Camp Counselors are expected to commit to a minimum of 3 hours per day.
      • Qualifications: Junior Camp Counselors must be 16 years old and and demonstrate a positive attitude, flexibility, the ability to work independently, and eligibility to work in the United States.
      • Compensation: Compensation includes an hourly wage of $12.35/hour.

    Application Process
    Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment-related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

    To apply, complete this brief form. The deadline for applications is June 7, 2019.
For more information, please contact Judy Skipper, Human Resources and Payroll Manager, at 253.284.8621.

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  • Disability and Accommodation

    To the extent required by law, the Schools will make reasonable accommodations if you have a disability that affects your ability to perform the essential functions of your job. Although all employees must be able to properly perform their essential job duties, the Schools may be able to adjust work schedules, transfer you to a vacant position for which you are qualified, or make other modifications or accommodations to permit you to perform the essential functions of your job and to continue working.

    If you have a disability that affects your ability to work and believe that you may need an accommodation, you are strongly encouraged to discuss your circumstances with your supervisor. Your supervisor will treat such information as confidential, except to the extent that other employees need to know to evaluate your request for an accommodation or to accommodate your disability.
  • Equal Employment Opportunity

    The Board of Trustees of Annie Wright Schools remains firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Contact

Annie Wright Schools
Main Campus:
827 North Tacoma Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98403
253.272.2216

Downtown Campus:
936 Broadway
Tacoma, WA 98402
253.272.2216

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Founded in Tacoma, Washington, in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower  and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for girls  and boys offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12. Annie Wright is proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School.