Position Available: Blair Academy seeks an experienced Chemistry teacher for employment beginning in the 2018-2019 school year. Candidates must enjoy working with adolescents and possess an exceptional work ethic, strong communication skills, a commitment to collegiality and a sense of humor. A passion for project/problem based learning and interdisciplinary approaches are two further qualifications for ideal candidates. Strong preference will be given to applicants with an advanced, subject-area (chemistry, biochemistry) degree and five years of teaching experience. Candidates must be able to teach all levels, through Advanced Placement. The position includes dormitory duty, extra-curricular activities, and coaching. Blair actively seeks a diverse pool of candidates, including members of traditionally underrepresented groups.
How to Apply: Résumé, letter of interest, transcripts (which may be unofficial) and 2-3 letters of recommendation should be emailed to Maria Bowditch, Director of Faculty Hiring, firstname.lastname@example.org, or sent to P. O. Box 600, Blairstown, NJ 07825-0600.
Please contact Ms. Bowditch with questions or for further information regarding the school.
Blair Academy, in the treatment of employees and applicants for employment, is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination.
Additional Salary Information: Housing, meals, health insurance, 401K, and professional development funding provided.
About Blair Academy
School Setting: Blair Academy is a co-educational, grade 9-postgraduate boarding school situated on 460 hilltop acres just minutes from the Delaware Water Gap and approximately one hour west of New York City. The School is 80% boarding, possesses fine facilities and faculty housing, and is committed to the continuing education of the faculty. The campus and programs may be viewed at the School’s website: www.blair.edu