Latin instructor at LSMSA
Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts (LSMSA)
Latin Instructor (Available August 1, 2018)
The Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts seeks applicants for a Latin faculty with employment starting August 2018. This is a full-time position with all benefits of state employment.
The successful candidate will be able to teach four levels of collegiate, accelerated Latin curriculum, with the potential of additional coursework in a second language as student interests and instructor credentials allow. In addition to teaching students in a small class setting, the successful candidate must be innovative, able to engage students from varying backgrounds and preparations for successful learning once at LSMSA, and willing to use office hours to tutor and assist students. The ability to mentor students and assist in their research is a key to a teacher’s long-term success and satisfaction.
Other duties include academic advising and sponsoring, chaperoning, or assisting in extra-curricular and student social activities outside of the normal school day.
The qualified candidate must hold a Masters degree in Classics or comparable field along with evidence of two years teaching experience and/or professional activity.
A Ph.D. or terminal degree in the subject area, with five or more years teaching experience. Research creative work, performance, or some evidence of individualized work in one’s area of expertise.
How to Apply
Send cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for three references, transcripts from your final degree granting institution, and our Standard Application Form electronically, via mail or fax to:
Sheila Kidd, Human Resource Officer
715 University Parkway
Natchitoches LA 71457
Here is a link to our Application Form: http://www.lsmsa.edu/files/Standard%20Application1.pdf