Citizen, Scholar, Steward

5th Grade ELA Teacher

Kentucky Country Day School is seeking an upper elementary or middle school language arts/humanities teacher for the coming 2024-2025 school year.  We are seeking an individual who embraces middle school education and has experience teaching language arts in an interactive and engaging manner. The position requires energy, optimism, and a passion for teaching middle school students. Experience with the effective use of educational technology is desired.  This teacher will also serve as a student grade level advisor and will be a vital member of the middle school team. 

The priorities for the middle school include forging positive relationships with students and colleagues; crafting an optimistic and positive school culture; practicing shared learning and shared growth; and strengthening our team by capitalizing on teamwork. A Bachelor’s Degree in education is required. Experience teaching in long blocks, and crafting student-centered lessons that promote deep understanding are vital to this position.  

Cover letter, resume, and statement of educational philosophy should be sent to Preferred application deadline is January 15, 2024.

Kentucky Country Day School offers a comprehensive benefit package to all eligible, full-time employees the first day of hire. Including a generous retirement match up to 7.5%, relocation assistance, 50% tuition discount, and free lunch everyday school is in session.
4100 Springdale Road • Louisville, KY 40241 • (502) 423-0440 • Fax (502) 423-0445
Kentucky Country Day School is a private JK–12, coeducational school located on a spacious 80+ acre campus in Louisville, KY. KCD combines a rigorous academic program with a wide variety of athletic and extracurricular programs. Our outstanding faculty creates an intimate learning environment that is both challenging and supportive.