Employment

Old Trail School is an independent, coeducational day school for students aged two through grade eight. Located within Cuyahoga Valley National Park in Bath, Ohio, the School offers a personal, nurturing and academically challenging liberal arts program to students and families in a five-county region that emphasizes excellence in academics, athletics and the arts.

Current Openings:

After School Music Teachers
Seeking teachers for after school private music lessons for low brass and cello. Bachelor’s degree in music education or music performance experience required. Flexible schedules. Compensation is $20 per half hour lesson. Send cover letter, resume, and references to positions@oldtrail.org

Math Teacher and Specialist
Seeking a full-time MathTeacher and Specialist for the 2016-17 school year. The successful candidate will work primarily with students in our Middle and Intermediate Schools. Responsibilities will include teaching one or two sections of middle school Math, providing consistent math enrichment and intervention for specific students in Grades 3-8, advising approximately eight middle school students, supervising study halls, and sitting on various faculty committees. Other duties may include coaching a sport, sponsoring a student organization, teaching an elective, or supervising break and recess duties.

Applicants should hold a bachelor’s degree with a major in Mathematics or Education. Applicants should have 1-2 years of teaching experience, either in the classroom or in non-traditional educational settings (camps, outdoor centers, etc.) Candidates should be able to demonstrate current knowledge of best practices for math education, both within a classroom and in alternative enrichment/support sessions. Experience or background knowledge relating to gifted education and/or learning disabilities intervention is not required, but is desirable. Perhaps most importantly, applicants should love working with children in a collaborative and upbeat environment.

Salary is competitive and based on experience. Faculty receive an excellent benefit package, along with opportunities for local, regional and national professional development.  

Applicants interested in the position should send a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references (or previously written letters) by mail or email to: David Chottiner, Middle School Director
 
Spanish Teacher
Old Trail School seeks an experienced Spanish teacher to teach children in Grades 3-8 for the 2016-17 school year.  This individual will also serve as World Languages Department Chair.
 
This position requires a minimum of three years teaching experience at the K-8 level. A master's degree and previous department chair experience preferred.
 
Send cover letter, resume and references to positions@oldtrail.org




Old Trail School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, disability or age in the administration of its educational programs and activities, admission policies, financial aid program, athletic programs, or employment practices. Please refer to the Old Trail School mission and vision statements for additional information. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy, please contact John Farber, Head of School, at 330.666.1118 or mail to: Old Trail School, 2315 Ira Road, P.O. Box 827, Bath, Ohio 44210-0827.
 
Old Trail School is an independent day school (toddler through grade eight) located in the heart of Cuyahoga Valley National Park.