Midland School has an opening for the 2018-19 school year for a full-time or ¾-time history faculty member. Midland is a distinctive coeducational college preparatory boarding school for grades nine through twelve, founded in 1932 and located in beautiful Los Olivos, CA. Please see www.midland-school.org for more information.
Primary Duties Teach 4-5 sections in up to three subject areas: US History, Honors US History, World Studies, Current events Coaching two sports/activities per year (TBD) Advising students & supervision duties (TBD) Vigorous participation in our rustic lifestyle Benefits Salaried (DOE) exempt teaching position Health insurance Retirement benefits 9-month per year work schedule
How to Apply Applicants should first carefully review the minimum qualifications and the Midland School website. Thereafter, please submit the following four items: 1) One or two-page cover letter that addresses the alignment of your experience and interests with the position and Midland School mission, 2) one-page resume, 3) Midland Employment Application (see website), and 4) a list of 3-5 references. Submit applications via e-mail in the pdf file format to Jill Brady, Assistant to the Head of School, at email@example.com. Initial correspondence via e-mail is strongly preferred.
We will begin our initial review of applications in mid-March 2018 and will continue reviewing applications until the position is filled. Finalists will be invited to Midland for a visit, formal interview, and to teach a demonstration class. Start date is mid-August 2017.
Minimum Qualifications B.A. or higher Passion for teaching history Enthusiasm for working with teenagers Highly motivated, organized, and hard working Outstanding verbal & written communication skills Sense of humor and friendly demeanor Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision Successful passing of criminal and driving background check Health clearance for TB screening
Desired Qualifications or Experience History related academic degree Teaching history, secondary level Teaching Advanced Placement US History Boarding or residential educational environments Rustic living, experiential & outdoor education Prior sports coaching experience Sustainable agriculture Wilderness First Responder certification
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with degree level and experience