Mission: Episcopal Day School prepares students for a life of learning and
meaningful service in a diverse global world by providing academic excellence
and character formation inclusive of all God’s children and grounded in the
Episcopal tradition.

Position: Full-Time Middle School English Teacher Grades 6-7
Episcopal Day School is located in beautiful downtown Pensacola, Florida. The school
is an easy walk to numerous shops, stores, restaurants, and coffee houses, as well as
being mere minutes from Pensacola Beach. EDS serves 428 students in grades PK2-8
and is the leading independent school in Northwest Florida. EDS accepts students of
average and above-average academic ability and offers a full range of athletic and
artistic opportunities for students. Middle School English Language Arts is offered five
days a week as an eighty-minute core course utilizing the Columbia Teacher’s College
Readers and Writers curriculum with supplemental curricular support.

The position teaches two forty-minute sessions of ELA to three sections daily. The
three classes comprise two sixth grade sections (80 minutes total per section) and one
seventh grade section (80 minutes total). Contact teaching time is six of eight periods
and there are two duty-free 40 minute planning periods daily. Weekly faculty meetings
occur on Wednesdays, which are early release days for that purpose. There are two
overnight trips per year that the teacher attends with students.

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education English
Language Arts or a related field. Experience teaching Middle Grade students is
preferred. A strong candidate will be engaging, will have mastered creative and diverse
methods of teaching, learning, and assessment will demonstrate a knowledge of current
pedagogy, and will be familiar with the use of technology in the instructional setting.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, a current resume, and a list of at least three
professional references. All materials should be emailed to,
specifying: “Middle School English Position” in the subject line.