Whitby seeks an experienced, vibrant, and innovative Social Studies teacher to join our energetic middle school team (Grades 5-8). Our “Individuals and Societies” classes aim to blend concepts and skills to provide students with engaging opportunities to grow their understanding of societies, past and present. In addition to delivering engaging lessons to students in Grade 5 & 7, the candidate will be an advisor to seven fifth grade students, meeting with them regularly to help support them through fifth grade.
Whitby School offers a dynamic and supportive work environment, competitive salaries, wellness program and a generous benefits package including a retirement plan, paid vacations, and medical insurance. Whitby is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Holds a college degree in elementary/secondary education, history, or a related field.
Has experience teaching social studies in a middle school or upper elementary setting.
While not essential, IBMYP experience would be a plus.
Satisfactory completion of pre-employment background check.
A Whitby education is about allowing students to define success on their own terms by inspiring their love of learning, broadening their sense of responsibility, developing their critical thinking skills and empowering them to take action in a global community. These are the ideals that we value and they inform our teaching, learning and curriculum development each and every day.
Whitby is recogn...ized by three accrediting bodies - the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO), the American Montessori Society (AMS) and the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools (CAIS). We think this is pretty amazing. This ensures we remain focused on our mission and progressive in our continued commitment to provide an exceptional learning continuum for our students.
Whitby is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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