History and/or Psychology Teacher
  • Teacher

Cushing Academy, Ashburnham, MA

Accredited by NEASC

Cushing Academy seeks to hire an energetic and creative teacher of history and/or psychology to begin August 15, 2021.  Responsibilities include teaching four sections of high school world history and psychology and coaching athletics for two seasons (current coaching vacancies in soccer, ice hockey, skiing, basketball and lacrosse) or leading the dance program as an afternoon activity. Housing is provided with associated residential life duties. 

Successful candidates will have an exceptional ability to develop and maintain positive and healthy relationships with a diverse range of adolescents. Candidates should demonstrate an ongoing commitment to creating and supporting an inclusive educational environment, and a willingness to examine their own educational practices through an anti-oppression and anti-racist framework. 

Qualified candidates will have a bachelor's degree in a related field (master's preferred) and at least 3-5 years of experience teaching at the high school level. Familiarity with independent schools is necessary, and boarding school experience is particularly helpful. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to David A. Stone, Dean of Faculty, at dstone@cushing.org.