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Nestled in the heart of the Midwest (Champaign-Urbana) Next Generation School is an independent private school that looks towards the future of education while valuing the connections of the present. Like our small town community with big city amenities, we are looking for diverse, creative, and inspiring educators who want to explore a progressive curriculum and who enjoy teaching in a student-centered environment. The small school allows for personal connections with engaged students and team-oriented staff. We are currently looking for an educator with middle school science/STEM experience to join our excellent Middle School team for school year 2023-2024 and beyond. Candidates can look forward to the flexible curriculum which allows an educator to explore new means of learning in real time.

Extended break schedule: 1 week Thanksgiving Break, 3 weeks Winter Break, 1 week Spring Break, 11 weeks Summer Break
Comprehensive and Affordable Health Insurance, Employee Discount for Enrolled Children, and additional compensation opportunities through coaching and leadership development.

Job Responsibilities: Plan and teach middle school science curriculum, develop innovative and creative lesson plans that engage students to achieve success in learning standards, supervise recess for middle school students, assist with the coordination of and participate in school activities and events, coordinate with the middle school teaching team and administration on student needs, wellness, curriculum, etc.


Skills and Qualifications
Teaching Certificate (preferred)
B.A. in Education, or equivalent (out-of-state or -country applicants accepted)
Experience working with Google Suite, Microsoft Suite, and other computer applications
Strong communication and writing skills
Proficient technology skills [student Chromebook ratio is 1:1]


Salary schedule meets or exceeds local standards.

How to Apply

Email letter of application and resume to chris.woller@nextgenerationschool.com.

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