Maret seeks to hire a full-time Humanities teacher for courses in our Upper School for the 2018 – 2019 school year. The job involves teaching four sections – a combination of core English 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 two years teaching experience in English, an interest in interdisciplinary approaches to learning, and a demonstrated commitment to collaboration. Experience teaching history and/or coaching a bonus. 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 school and community, please browse our website at www.maret.org. Our historic campus in the heart of Washington, DC 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. Maret School stands firmly behind the principle that the admission of students, the employment of staff, the operation of programs, and the governance of the School be open to all who are qualified regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, class, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or veteran status. Every Maret employee must abide by our Code of Conduct.
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 email@example.com. 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.