The Wardlaw+Hartridge School, located in Edison, New Jersey, seeks an experienced, dynamic, and resourceful history teacher for our Upper School.
We are looking for a collegial, engaging teacher who finds fascination in teaching about the modern world and our responsibilities as global citizens. Candidates with a desire and ability to build cultural understanding and develop awareness of global issues and topics while increasing student capacity for civic engagement are strongly encouraged to apply. We seek a teacher who is comfortable teaching modern world history through the lens of essential questions, exploring how different cultures developed both common and differing responses to these questions. This position includes sections of 10th grade Modern World History, a strand of trimester electives, which shall include courses on a topic or theme of global significance and relevance to the Wardlaw+Hartridge mission. More information about the Humanities program may be found on our website whschool.org/Academics/Upper School.
The selected candidate will 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.
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 at least 3 years of teaching experience is preferred.
Interested and qualified candidates should send a letter of introduction, resume, personal educational philosophy, and three references to email@example.com.
Ms. Donna Brack, Office Manager
The Wardlaw+Hartridge School
1295 Inman Avenue
Edison, New Jersey 08820
A master’s degree and at least 3 years of teaching experience is preferred.