Upper School Humanities Teacher
Maret seeks to hire a full-time Humanities teacher for courses in our Upper School for the 2017 – 2018 school year. The job involves teaching four sections – a combination of core History courses and a year-long 11th and 12th grade elective based on the school’s needs and/or the teacher’s interests and experience. Maret offers a close-knit, supportive environment and a collegial atmosphere. We welcome energetic and flexible lifelong learners who are reflective about their teaching practices and willing to innovate and grow as teachers and mentors.
Applicants should have a minimum of five years teaching experience in history, an interest in interdisciplinary approaches to learning, and a demonstrated commitment to collaboration. Experience and/or knowledge in Asian, African, Latin-American, Middle Eastern and Native histories is a plus. They should have a comfort with technology and interest in working with students of different developmental levels who possess a range of abilities and learning styles. Additionally, the person hired should expect to serve as an academic advisor and embrace our equity an inclusion-centered school mission.
To learn more about our community, please visit www.maret.org. Our historic campus in the heart of Washington, D.C. offers a unique setting, where students and teachers alike demonstrate a sense of energy, imagination, and entrepreneurial spirit. At Maret, everyone seeks a broader perspective – an expanded understanding of each other, our community, and the larger world. If this description speaks to you and you are interested in working in the DC area, please send a cover letter and resume BY EMAIL ONLY to Nicholas Michalopoulos, Chair of the Humanities Department, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Unfortunately, we will not be able to respond personally to every applicant. You will hear from us only if your experience matches our current needs.