Latin School of Chicago embraces diversity of people, cultures, and ideas and is an equal opportunity employer. Electronic applications preferred. No phone inquiries, please.
At Latin, we understand that our teachers are the heart of the school. They provide context, content and coherence to the learning environment, serve as role models and shape students' lives forever. Believing in each student's ability to achieve, and recognizing the many varied gifts of children, our faculty create myriad opportunities for our students' success.
It is Latin's goal to attract, recruit and retain an exceptional faculty that is inspiring, diverse and committed to the school's mission. We support our teachers by welcoming them into an environment that encourages them to excel and by maintaining a generous salary and benefits package that helps them to flourish and grow.
A community dedicated to life-long learningOur teachers, whether they have five years or 50 years of classroom experience, learn together and mentor one another.
The freedom to create and shape curriculumLatin teachers are empowered to build innovative and enriching curriculum that will change children’s lives.
Quality of studentsLatin students are enthusiastic learners who seek purpose and excellence.
Institutional support for professional developmentLatin teachers are encouraged to pursue their passions and develop their knowledge through experiences ranging from conferences to travel.
Small class sizesStudents and teachers have opportunities to build important relationships in an intimate learning environment.
A close-knit communityOur teachers and administrators know and care for one another.
Commitment to diversityLatin endeavors to attract teachers and students from a variety of backgrounds and supports diverse ideas and opinions.
A community-wide value systemCitizenship, service, moral integrity and civility are all part of the Latin experience for teachers and staff as well as students.
Full-time benefits eligible faculty members may participate in the school’s benefits plan. Benefits can vary slightly depending on your faculty employment category.
FOR YOUR HEALTHHealth insurance
Vision discount program
Fitness center and pool (on site)
Health club discount
Annual flu vaccines
Mail order pharmacy benefit
FOR YOUR FAMILYTuition remission
Flexible spending accounts (dependent and health care)
Dependent life insurance
Discounted summer and after school programs
FOR YOUR GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT
Professional development days
Conference and workshop funds
Summer travel grants
Endowed faculty fellowships
Mentoring and support groups
New teacher mentor program
FOR YOUR FINANCIAL FUTURELife insurance
Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)
Long-term care insurance
TIAA-CREF defined contribution retirement annuity (RA) with matching school contribution
TIAA-CREF supplemental retirement annuity (SRA)
Great Lakes Credit Union
Retirement Assistance Program
FOR YOUR PERSONAL NEEDSPaid time off
Pre-tax parking benefit
Pre-tax transportation benefits
Discounted movie and event tickets, hotels, retail
health club discount