Reports to: History Dept. Chair, Assistant Headmaster
Contract Length: 10 months
Delbarton School, an independent Benedictine Catholic school for young men in grades 7-12 seeks excellent candidates for the role of History teacher. Candidates should be compelling teachers who are confident in their capacity to create and deliver a dynamic, engaging, and challenging curriculum to middle and high school students. In addition to their teaching assignments, all faculty are expected to contribute to the life of the school community through coaching and/or moderating student activities. The preferred candidate is enthusiastic about History education with a degree in History. AP History teaching is a plus.
Advances the Benedictine Catholic mission and philosophy of Delbarton School in all professional duties.
Adheres to all school policies and regulations, while supporting the school’s spiritual, artistic, and educational mission.
Teaches full-time and the teacher will be expected to teach 4 classes of various levels, World History, US History, AP US History.
Maintains a positive and engaging classroom environment where students are encouraged and challenged at all levels of development.
Prepares engaging and varied lesson plans, grade assignments in a timely manner, and create assessments appropriate to the course level.
Works collaboratively with colleagues and the Administration to foster a dynamic History community where students are excited to participate.
Demonstrates and effectively communicates knowledge of and competency in History curriculum; organizes learning materials to maximize time, as well as engages and motivates students.
Enhances students’ writing and communication skills to prepare students to express themselves logically and cogently.