The History & Social Science Department has an opening for a qualified and innovative middle school history teacher who is deeply knowledgeable and thoughtful about history, social sciences, and pedagogy.
The History & Social Science Department has an opening for a qualified and innovative middle school history teacher who is deeply knowledgeable and thoughtful about history, social sciences, and pedagogy. Greenhills School is eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities. We want a diverse mix of talented people who want to join us as student centered educators and role models who bring joy and good humor to our classrooms, fields, and offices, employ a broad array of effective instructional methods, work collaboratively with colleagues, seek and respond to student feedback, and commit to reflective practice and continual growth. We pride ourselves on being a warm and welcoming inclusive community.
Teachers in the Greenhills History & Social Science Department provide students with rich and meaningful learning experiences that inspire them to be lifelong learners and challenge them to take their places as informed, responsible, engaged citizens of their local, national, and global communities. We strive to help students develop their capacity to:
Our department’s study of history and social sciences reinforce the school’s broader mission of encouraging students to develop their full potential as curious, creative, and responsible citizens who respect all individuals and their differences, and whose meaningful and balanced lives will better the world.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter with résumé/CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, and three references to Director of Teaching and Learning, Jenna Goldenberg email@example.com and Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Nadine Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org, and Kate Vane, Department Chair, email@example.com. No phone inquiries, please.
Note: Greenhills also has an opening for an upper school history & social science teacher. Candidates who wish to be considered for both positions need only submit one set of materials and should specify clearly in their cover letter that they are applying for both positions.
Compensation: Salary is competitive, commensurate with experience and education level, and includes lunch when school is in session. Greenhills provides a comprehensive benefit package, which includes a variety of health insurance offerings, dental, vision, life, and short- and long-term disability offerings, HSA/FSA options, and retirement benefits through TIAA-CREF.
The essential functions and basic skills have been included. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills, and abilities. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate. This position description is subject to change at any time.
Greenhills School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Greenhills School does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of age, gender, religion, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, or national or ancestral origin in the administration of its educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other School-administered programs, or in the administration of its hiring and employment practices.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States.