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Manlius Pebble Hill has a long-standing commitment to the principles of equal employment opportunity. In keeping with this commitment, we will continue recruitment, employment, compensation, terms, conditions, and privileges of employment of qualified persons without regard to gender, race, sex, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Individuals shall be judged solely on their job-related aptitude, training, skills, and performance. 

This policy also prohibits employees from harassing any other employees for any reason including, but not limited to, race, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disabled status.

3 listings at this time


1. Special Education Teacher

Manlius Pebble Hill School is seeking a full-time Learning Specialist for the 2014-2015 school year.

Please send a resume, cover letter, statement of educational philosophy, and list of references to khoekstra@mph.net by Friday, August 8th with “MPH Learning Specialist Opening” in the subject line.

The learning specialist will be responsible for helping a caseload of students with learning disabilities to achieve their full academic potential in the classroom and become independent learners.  In addition, the Learning Specialist will work with classroom teachers to provide accommodations for their caseload of students. 

Skills/Knowledge/Education

A Master’s degree in Special Education is required.  Experience working with students with learning disabilities at various grade levels is required.  Experience or expertise working with students in middle and high school level math classes is preferred.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work with a caseload of students with documented learning challenges to help them find success in the classroom while meeting the requirements of their IEP, 504 Plan, or educational evaluation
  • Interpret assessments and evaluations and plan effective instruction & accommodations targeted at student’s individual needs
  • Collaborate with faculty to develop strategies to compensate for their students’ learning deficits
  • Assist parents in making referrals for education evaluations; coordinate the process from the referral to the testing process and communicate the results
  • Work with Public School Committees on Special Education to develop appropriate accommodation plans (IEPs, 504 Plans) for MPH students
  • Attend staff meetings and in-house training programs
  • Participate in school events and other special activities as needed
  • Monitor, document, and assess student progress.  Maintain close communication with the Division Heads and parents regarding student progress and issues, and conference as deemed necessary
  • Assist in other duties as assigned by the leadership team

 

2. Band Teacher

Manlius Pebble Hill School is seeking a full-time Band teacher.  Please send a resume, statement of musical education philosophy, and a list of references to acritz@mph.net by August 11, 2014.  Please write “MPH Band Teacher Opening” in the subject line.

The band teacher will lead and prepare three ensembles for twice yearly concerts; one for grades 3-5, one for grades 6 – 8, and one for grades 9 – 12.  He/She will also schedule, plan, and run lessons for students in grades 3 – 8.

Skills/Knowledge/Education

A BFA or BA in Music or Music Education is required, a Masters degree is preferred.  Must demonstrate experience in teaching band to school age students at multiple levels of playing ability.  A skilled personal instrumentalist with connections to the Syracuse music community is required.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conduct bands for Lower School, Middle School, and Upper School students to prepare for twice yearly concerts
  • Schedule and run lessons for students in grades 3 – 8
  • Prepare students for and chaperone OCMEA and NYSSMA festivals
  • Create an MPH band presence in the Syracuse community
  • Attend staff meetings and in-house training programs
  • Participate in school events and other special activities as needed
  • Monitor, document, and assess student progress.  Maintain close communication with the Division Heads and parents regarding student progress and issues, and conference as deemed necessary
  • Assist in other duties as assigned by the leadership team

 

3. Model United Nations Teacher (Part-Time)

Manlius Pebble Hill School is seeking a part-time teacher of Model United Nations. Please send a resume, statement of educational philosophy, and list of references to acritz@mph.net by July 28, 2014. Please write “MPH Model UN Opening” in the subject line.

The Model United Nations Teacher will develop a plan of instruction appropriate for students in grades 9-12 with an emphasis on international relations, debate, public speaking, research and writing.  Additionally, the teacher agrees to uphold the high expectations and standards of Manlius Pebble Hill School.

As MPH operates on a block schedule, classes are scheduled at different times on different days.

Skills/Knowledge/Education:

A Bachelor’s degree is required; a Master’s degree is preferred. Classroom experience teaching Model United Nations, or experience advising Model UN as a club, is required.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Plan and implement the MUN curriculum in accordance with Manlius Pebble Hill School policies and procedures
  • Take students to MUN conferences locally, nationally and internationally
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers
  • Prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts
  • Attend all staff meetings and in-house training programs 
  • Participate in school events and other special activities as needed
  • Monitor, document, and assess student progress. Maintain close communication with the Department Head, Head of Upper School, and parents regarding student progress and issues, and conference as deemed necessary
  • Assist in other duties as assigned by the leadership team

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Contact Us

For more information, please contact:

Amy Critz
Assistant to Scott Wiggins, Head of School
315-446-2452, ext. 120