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English Department Chair | Upper School

English Department Chair

Job Description

The Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School is seeking a creative, progressively minded, and hard-working individual to lead our English Department beginning in the 2023-24 school year.  As a school that embraces Multiple Intelligences philosophy and differentiated instruction pedagogy, we seek a teacher leader who works diligently to reach all learners and believes, as we do, that it is not “how smart you are” but rather “how you are smart.”  

This position involves: 
  • Supervision and leadership of the English Department (three full time faculty), 
  • Serving on the School’s Curriculum Committee, 
  • Teaching three classes with an average of 12 students per class, and 
  • Participating in two seasons of our co-curricular program.

Successful candidates for this position will have:
  • A creative and progressive approach to teaching and learning
  • Willingness to work hard and have fun
  • Strong collaborative skills and an inclination toward interdisciplinary work
  • A commitment to differentiated instruction pedagogy
  • A working understanding of Multiple Intelligences philosophy
  • An ability and willingness to advance the School's commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice in all areas of school life
  • Prior teaching experience in English or writing
  • An academic background, and preferably a major, in English, writing and/or literature
  • Prior supervisory experiences valued but not required

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to:

Josh Bubar, Assistant Head of School, Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School, 785 Beaver Street, Waltham, MA 02452. Email at

Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School is an equal-opportunity employer.

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