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Physical Education/Health Teacher
Gifft Hill School in beautiful St. John, USVI is looking for an outstanding Physical Education/Health Teacher who can live our mission and vision by providing direct instruction to students in grades K-12 within a classroom climate that fosters a growth mindset, mutual respect, and the importance of personal responsibility. Preferred candidates will have experience teaching physical education, leading team building activities, and teaching middle school health. Additional coaching experience is a plus. A successful candidate will demonstrate experience and expertise in using differentiated instructional practices and positive, proactive classroom management strategies. S/he will demonstrate the capacity to teach in an interdisciplinary manner, to collaborate effectively with specialists, and to maintain a high standard of record keeping and personalized communication with parents. With the island as our classroom, teachers who seek to build a school community rich in daily experiences of discovery, and who can model adaptability and teamwork for their students will be a wonderful match to this position.