Teacher of History
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Teacher of History, Concord, MA

Accredited by NEASC

Middlesex School seeks a permanent full-time teacher of History for the 2020-21 academic year. Middlesex is a coeducational, college-preparatory, boarding secondary school of 400 students located in Concord, Massachusetts. For more information on Middlesex, please visit our website at www.mxschool.edu.

We seek candidates who will bring vitality and experience to the full range of courses in the department, including U.S. History, World History, and electives as determined by department and teacher. Passion for the subject and eagerness to engage with colleagues over pedagogical and curricular matters are crucial qualities that the School seeks in candidates. Successful engagement with the age level and experience teaching history in the seminar format are essential foundations for the position. An advanced degree is desired, though not required. Experience running and supporting programs such as Model Congress, Model UN, JSA, and debate is a valuable, though not required, aspect of the job

In addition to classroom teaching, the position will include coaching responsibilities (2 seasons) and evening/weekend supervisory duties. A willingness to participate with enthusiasm in all aspects of a residential secondary school community is essential. Please note that the academic week at Middlesex includes half-days on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Competitive salary and benefits, including a strong professional development program, will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Middlesex School is committed to cultivating and sustaining a community that embraces difference and welcomes candidates who will add to the diversity of our community.

To pursue this position, please submit materials as follows to careers@mxschool.edu: please write History in the subject line and attach as a single pdf a cover letter expressing qualifications for the position and interest in Middlesex School; a current resume; and three professional letters of reference. For candidates with less than five years of teaching experience, please include a transcript. Materials will be accepted until the position is filled.