History Teacher

New Jersey
Posted 3 weeks ago

Montclair Kimberley Academy (MKA), an innovative PK – 12 independent day school with a strong national reputation and a recognized 1:1 laptop program, seeks a full-time upper school history teacher beginning in the 2021-22 academic year. Responsibilities include teaching four sections of World History and US History. Mentoring students on extended research projects is also a key part of the position. Additional duties may include serving as an advisor, coaching a sport, and/or supervising a club/student activity.

Qualified applicants will meet the following criteria:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in history or closely related social science field
  • Experience teaching middle or high school students
  • Outstanding interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
  • The ability to integrate technology into classroom instruction where appropriate

Interested applicants should send the following materials by email to Dr. David Korfhage, Upper School History Department Chair, dkorfhage@mka.org:

  • cover letter that addresses what interests you about working at Montclair Kimberley Academy
  • current curriculum vitae
  • brief statement describing your teaching philosophy
  • copy of college and, if applicable, graduate school transcripts
  • three letters of recommendation, at least one of which discusses qualities that will support your role as a teacher

Job Details

Job CategoryAdolescent Grades 7-12
Organization/School NameMontclair Kimberley Academy
Contact NameDr. David Korfhage
Contact Emaildkorfhage@mka.org
Contact PhoneN/A
Application End DateN/A
Position TitleHistory Teacher
Application Linkhttps://resources.finalsite.net/images/v1610730356/montclair/fkrhtrgmce7lsdwmwfpm/Historyteacherjoblisting.pdf
Organization Websitehttps://www.mka.org/
Start DateAugust 2021