Specials Teacher (2019-2020)

The Position:

With high expectations and hard work, Nashville Classical’s Specials teachers bolster our academic program with inspiring love for arts, fitness, and language. Specials teachers hold the primary responsibility of implementation and development of NCCS’s Specials curriculum and the success of its scholars. Therefore, Nashville Classical seeks Specials teachers who are committed to continuously improving curriculum and instruction through collaboration, joy, and urgency. We are seeking teachers for the following Specials areas:

  • Foreign Language

  • Fine Arts

  • Drama 

  • Physical Education


The Responsibilities 

  • Plan and teach varied curriculum that inspire love of the content area

  • Collaborate to plan and produce content-driven special events like Multicultural Marketplace and Songwriter’s Showcase

  • Use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices

  • Communicate the rationale behind why Specials are important for scholars today and for a lifetime

  • Receive and implement routine, ongoing feedback from an outstanding leadership team and faculty

  • Provide consistent rewards and consequences for behavior

  • Engage families through phone calls, home visits, bus rides, and notes

  • Participate in annual three-week staff training prior to school’s opening

  • Commit to teach an extended daily schedule and attend daily professional development

  • Do whatever it takes to achieve the mission of Nashville Classical

The Qualifications

Our full-time Specials teachers will have:

  • Full-time classroom experience in a school setting

  • Experience teaching their content, either in small group or large group setting

  • A Master’s Degree in the content area is preferred; a Bachelor’s degree, teaching certification, and desire to make history is required

The Compensation

We offer a generous compensation package that surpasses our local district and equip staff with the tools needed to succeed, including a dedicated workspace, laptop computer, email, high-speed internet access, and necessary classroom supplies. As an equal opportunity employer, we hire without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, or disability.

Ready to Apply?

Please fill out the application below. After submission, please email a cover letter and resume to careers@NashvilleClassical.org.

This page will not save your data, so we recommend writing your answers out in another editing platform. For the Written Interview Questions, approximately 250 words per question. There are no “correct” answers; however, the more specific you can be the better. 

Name *
Phone *
Written Interview Questions
Please answer each question below, using approximately 250 words per question. There are no “correct” answers; however, the more specific you can be the better.