The Kinkaid School is seeking a dynamic, innovative Journalism and Yearbook Teacher to join its Upper School team starting August 2018. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching upper school age children with proven success in connecting the content to students’ innate inquisitiveness and critical thinking skills. The Upper School Journalism and Yearbook Teacher will be called on to promote high levels of learning in an engaging and effective manner using a variety of instructional methodologies and curriculum resources. He or she will also be responsible for the production of the upper school yearbook, The Kinkaidian, and school newspaper, The Falcon.
The Kinkaid School is a co-educational non-sectarian day school enrolling over 1,400 students in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade. Located on a sixty-five acre campus in the heart of Houston, Texas, the School offers a thriving intellectual community in the midst of a vibrant, urban, diverse culture. With enrollment of almost 600, the Upper School fosters a learning environment centered on academic excellence, intellectual curiosity, and personal attention. The Upper School faculty enjoys small class sizes and a collegial, collaborative environment centered on intellectual curiosity and continuous professional development.
The Kinkaid School provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law, The Kinkaid School complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.