Menaul Middle School Full-Time Social Studies Teacher
Menaul School, an independent day and boarding school for grades 6-12 with a rich Presbyterian heritage, is seeking a highly qualified candidate to join its Middle School Humanities faculty for the 2018-2019 academic year, teaching two sections of Social Studies 7, two sections of Social Studies 8, and one section elective course, in addition to serving as an advisor for a small group of Middle School students.
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in Social Studies or History Education and dedication to cultivating the minds, spirits, and bodies of adolescents. A good candidate for this position will have strong writing skills, experience teaching in the middle school classroom, and a deep understanding of New Mexico history. A master’s degree and teaching experience are distinctly preferred, as is a willingness to mentor and advise students, and sponsor student activities and/or coach.
Additional expectations of the job include an eagerness to work with other faculty members in collaborative efforts, the willingness to learn and frequently use the school’s digital software program and resources, the teaching strategies to reach a variety of adolescent minds, and the willingness to become part of a community.
Features of the position include small class sizes (10 to 16), individualized instruction, broad teacher autonomy, and a school culture that encourages innovation. Please see our curriculum guide at http://www.menaulschool.org/academics/mid-school/curriculum-guide/ for course descriptions and more information about our program in the Middle School.
Qualified applicants should submit a letter of interest, a resume, and a list of three references to: Julie Shuler-Misra, Middle School Director, Menaul School, 301 Menaul Blvd. N.E., Albuquerque, N.M. 87107, or send via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE.
Applications will be considered through the end of May 2018.