Cardigan Mountain School seeks an experienced and committed educator to teach Origins of Western Civilization in the history department for the 2019- 2020 school year. The teaching position is a full-time, 10-month position at Cardigan Mountain School, a boarding school for middle school boys in grades 6-9. The ideal candidate will bring a history of collaborative, self- directed work as well as experience teaching and developing our boys’ clearer understanding of our society’s historical inheritance.
The History Teacher will:
Teach 2 or 3 classes of ninth grade Origins of Western Civilization
Increase students’ skillset and understanding of Western Civilization
with a focus on Egypt, Greece, and Rome.
Differentiate classroom instruction based on student readiness
Teach in our Global Community Initiative program
Coach two athletic seasons or perform comparable non-athletic responsibilities
Previous teaching experience in a middle school environment preferred but not required
Demonstrated proficiency in subject area through previous coursework and/or experience
Interest in and demonstrated skill in working with adolescent boys
A shared commitment to an inclusive community, and respect for
Ability to make contributions to School life across multiple facets of our program
About Cardigan Mountain School
Cardigan Mountain Academic Year: Cardigan Mountain School is a junior boarding and day school for boys in grades six through nine, located in Canaan, New Hampshire. The School seeks to employ individuals who will share our commitment to supporting the School’s mission: “To offer a close-knit community that prepares middle school boys—in mind, body, and spirit—for responsible and meaningful lives in a global society.” The School offers competitive salaries and benefits in a rewarding work environment defined by the strength of our community and our core values: compassion, integrity, respect and courage.
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