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At school, learning can happen at every moment. In addition to a challenging and age-appropriate curriculum for every stage of academic development, Cranbrook offers services, programs, activities, and special events to enhance and augment each student’s educational experience. From our proven academic approach to an outstanding athletic program, school traditions to advanced research and information services, co-curricular events to student leadership, our students have many opportunities to seek out the finest in themselves and in our schools.

We welcome you to discover the ways Cranbrook distinguishes itself from other learning environments and invites students to participate in a long, rich tradition of excellence and achievement. If you are interested in becoming a Cranbrook teacher, we invite you to look at “Teaching At Cranbrook Schools,” and “Parenting At Cranbrook Schools” to discover more about the learning environment at Cranbrook.


Computer Science Teacher

Cranbrook Kingswood Upper School is looking for a qualified computer science instructor beginning in the 2017-2018 school year to teach 2 sections of computer science each semester. The ability to teach courses ranging from introductory to advanced levels is desirable. Being able to teach a sophisticated web-application development class is necessary. Introductory level courses are taught in Java.  For the high level Software Development course, applicants should be able to teach advanced text editors like SublimeText, source control management such as Git, basic database use like PostgreSQL, application hosting services such as Heroku and Amazon, Javascript, and some of the Javascript frameworks designed for web apps. Specific technology choices can vary. The ability to teach the new AP Computer Science Principles class designed by the College Board would also be considered an asset. A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science is required with a master’s degree in Computer Science or a closely related field preferred. Two to three years of teaching experience and a willingness to live and work in a dormitory setting are strongly preferred.  Please submit a personal vitae that includes a completed Faculty Application, résumé, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, copies of teacher certifications, statement of teaching philosophy, and two to three letters of recommendation with contact information to: Cranbrook HR, P.O. Box 801, Bloomfield Hills, MI  48303, or fax (248) 645-3014, or email humanresources@cranbrook.edu


English Teacher

Cranbrook Kingswood Upper School is seeking a qualified instructor to teach two sections of 11thgrade American Literature during the first semester of the 2017-2018 academic year with the potential for first semester full-time.  This is a temporary position for a sabbatical replacement.  Ability to teach across the English curriculum desirable.  A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in English is required, with a Master’s degree and two to three years of teaching experience.   Willingness to work in a dormitory setting considered.  Please submit a personal vitae that includes a completed Faculty Application, résumé, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, copies of teacher certifications, statement of teaching philosophy, and two to three letters of recommendation with contact information to: Cranbrook HR, P.O. Box 801, Bloomfield Hills, MI  48303-0801, or fax (248) 645-3014, or email humanresources@cranbrook.edu


French Teacher

Cranbrook Kingswood Upper School is seeking a French Instructor to join our educational community beginning in the 2017/2018 school year.  An ability to teach across the French curriculum is preferred.  Duties include teaching, advising and extracurricular responsibilities.  A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in French is required, with a Master’s degree, two to three years of teaching experience in a secondary school, and a willingness to work in a dormitory setting desirable. Candidates with fluency and experience teaching an additional world language (Spanish, Latin, Mandarin Chinese) are given additional consideration. Native or near native fluency in teaching languages is expected.  Please submit a personal vitae that includes a completed Faculty Application, résumé, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, copies of teacher certifications, statement of teaching philosophy, extracurricular areas of interest or experience, and two or three letters of recommendation with contact information to: Cranbrook HR, P.O. Box 801, Bloomfield Hills, MI  48303, or fax (248) 645-3014, or emailhumanresources@cranbrook.edu.


International Student Coordinator/ESOL Teacher

Cranbrook Kingswood Upper School is looking for a qualified educator to serve as our International Student Coordinator and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) instructor beginning in the 2017-2018 school year. Duties include teaching one class for international students who need English language support and helping to coordinate orientation and other programs for our international students, including the host family program. The coordinator will serve as the PDSO (Primary Designated School Official) for SEVP (Student Exchange and Visitor Program) and maintain essential student information on the government web-based system SEVIS, along with providing assistance, as necessary, with visas, special registrations, and travel planning. Cranbrook Kingswood Upper School hosts a large and diverse international population of 118 students from 24 countries. A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is required, with a Master’s degree, two to three years of teaching experience, residential experience, and a willingness to live and work in a dormitory setting strongly preferred. Please submit a personal vitae that includes a completed Faculty Application, résumé, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, copies of teacher certifications, statement of teaching philosophy, and two to three letters of recommendation with contact information to: Cranbrook HR, P.O. Box 801, Bloomfield Hills, MI  48303, or fax (248) 645-3014, or email humanresources@cranbrook.edu.


Substitute Teachers - Lower School

Substitute teaching positions are available at Cranbrook's Lower School (Brookside). Brookside is a Pre-K through 5th grade school, which offers substiutes a variety of quality teaching experiences. Substitute teachers must have a Bachelor's degree and teaching experience, with Teacher Certification strongly preferred. Substitute Assistant Teachers must have a background in Education or related field and/or experience with young children. Please note that Cranbrook Schools use PESG for their substitute teachers. To learn more about how you can become a PESG substitute teacher at Cranbrook please follow the link to get started on an application. https://Homeroom.MyPESG.com


Substitute Teachers - Middle Schools

Substitute teaching positions are available at Cranbrook's Boys and Girls’ Middle Schools. The Middle School's mission is to provide a program that has high academic standards in an environment where young people feel encouraged and supported as they learn and grow. A minimum of a Bachelor's degree and teaching experience is required, with experience teaching adolescent girls and/or boys preferred. Please note that Cranbrook Schools use PESG for their substitute teachers. To learn more about how you can become a PESG substitute teacher at Cranbrook please follow the link to get started on an application. https://Homeroom.MyPESG.com


Substitute Teachers - Upper School

Substitute teaching positions are available at Cranbrook's Upper School for all disciplines. Cranbrook provides students with challenging and comprehensive college preparatory education, and offers substitutes a variety of quality teaching experiences. A minimum of a Bachelor's degree and teaching experience is required. Please note that Cranbrook Schools use PESG for their substitute teachers. To learn more about how you can become a PESG substitute teacher at Cranbrook please follow the link to get started on an application. https://Homeroom.MyPESG.com