Middle & Upper School Humanities - English Position, 2019-2020
The Wardlaw+Hartridge School, located in Edison, New Jersey, seeks an experienced, dynamic, and resourceful English teacher.
We are looking for a collegial, engaging teacher who finds fascination in teaching in 8th through 12th grade. The position includes sections of 8th grade English and elective courses for students in the Upper School. We seek an experienced educator who is adept at using literature to explore essential questions and equip students with skills to think critically, read deeply, and write effectively. Those with a strong commitment to working as part of a thoughtful and reflective team are encouraged to apply.
The selected candidate will serve as an advisor to a small group of students and participate fully in the life of the Wardlaw+Hartridge School, including effectively collaborating with colleagues, engaging in a continual cycle of professional development, actively joining meetings, committees, service learning, and other community gatherings, and working to uphold the mission and vision of the school. Teachers are expected to serve as club advisors and/or coaches as well.
All candidates must demonstrate a commitment to the school’s mission and core values of Integrity, Opportunity, Support, Diversity, Community, and Sustainability.
Demonstrated success crafting curricula with a global perspective and framework.
A master's degree and 3 - 5 years of teaching experience is preferred.
Interested and qualified candidates should send a letter of introduction, resume, personal educational philosophy, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org.