The Peck School, a coed, K-8, independent school in Morristown, NJ, seeks a full-time faculty member to teach two section of 6th grade history and to coach three seasons. As part of a Humanities program, this individual will continue the implementation of a curriculum driven by essential questions and involving substantial collaboration with the English Department, as well as other disciplines. Sixth grade history focuses on the modern era, exploring dramatic changes in society within a student-centered classroom environment. As a coach, the individual will serve within a department that places a strong emphasis on character development and sportsmanship.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate a passionate commitment to both of these spheres, helping young people grow on the field and in classroom, and will fully embrace The Peck School’s mission.
All candidates should have exceptional communication skills, proficiency with technology, and a willingness to work in a highly collaborative environment. A degree or background in history is required, along with experience coaching.
This position is an excellent opportunity for an innovative and highly motivated educator to join a wonderful faculty. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Kindly reference the job title in the subject line of your email. No phone calls please. We encourage you to visit our website, www.peckschool.org, to find out more about our program and mission.