Employment Opportunities

2017-2018 School Year

Associate Director of Admission

The Wardlaw-Hartridge School is searching for a new Associate Director of Admission to begin July 2017.  The new Associate Director of Admission will assume primary responsibility for all aspects of the recruitment and retention of Lower School families, Prekindergarten-Grade 5, under the supervision of the Director of Admission and Financial Aid.  He or she will serve on a school-wide enrollment management team, a strategic marketing committee, and our administrative council.

Bachelor’s degree is required, and prior admission and/or teaching experience strongly preferred, along with experience or familiarity with independent schools.  This position requires an energetic person with outstanding interpersonal skills, emotional intelligence, good judgment, a sense of humor, excellent oral and written communication skills. 

The Wardlaw-Hartridge School is a PreK-Grade 12 co-ed, independent day school of 462 students located in Edison, NJ.  Please send letter of interest, resume, statement of educational philosophy, and list of 3-5 references (name, contact information, relationship to candidate) to Donna Brack via email:  dbrack@whschool.org.  EOE

Head of Lower School

The Wardlaw-Hartridge School is searching for a new Lower School Head to begin July 2017.  The Lower School Head will supervise all students and faculty within the division, report to the Head of School, serve on an administrative council, an enrollment management team, a marketing team, and other committees as needed.

The successful candidate will have a track record of being a visible, accessible leader who finds joy in working with young children and possesses the vision, creativity, and organizational skills to lead a highly-skilled faculty and staff.  The candidate will be a master teacher with excellent written and oral communication skills.  He or she will employ best practices and possess and excellent academic background, including an advanced degree.

The next Lower School Head will fully embrace Wardlaw-Hartridge’s mission and be an energetic and dynamic school leader who will welcome the great opportunity to work with a wonderful and dedicated faculty to further enhance the Lower School.  He or she will be excited to join a warm and academically rigorous school community that cares deeply about educating children in a joyful and engaging environment.  The successful candidate will inherit a division that offers an extremely strong sense of community paired with an equally strong embrace of global interconnection, diversity, and inclusion. 

The Wardlaw-Hartridge School is a PreK-Grade 12 co-ed, independent day school of 462 students located in Edison, NJ.  Please send letter of interest, resume, statement of educational philosophy, and list of 3-5 references (name, contact information, relationship to candidate) to Donna Brack via email:  dbrack@whschool.org  EOE

Upper School History Teacher

Position includes teaching AP US History and regular US History and experience teaching World History and other subjects within the discipline are desired.  Other electives to be determined based on areas of strength and interest.  Master's degree and 5 years teaching experience preferred. Please send letter of interest, resume, statement of educational philosophy, and list of 3-5 references (name, contact information, relationship to candidate) to Donna Brack via email:  dbrack@whschool.org  EOE

 

2016-2017 School Year

SUMMER PROGRAMS ASSISTANT – The ideal candidate is someone with excellent organization, computer and telephone skills. He/she must be able to multi-task and be okay with last minute changes. They must physically be able to move quickly from place to place and sometimes carry heavy objects. He/she should also be willing to work extended hours if needed. Position starts part-time in February and changes to 40-hour weeks from the end of May through to August.

AFTER SCHOOL CHILD CARE - This position is for during the school year - December until June. Due to an increase in the number of preschool children staying after school, we are looking for an additional person (over 21) to work from 2:30 to 5:00 p.m. or later if needed. The candidate must have patience and experience with 3-5 year-olds.

The following positions are needed either for an after school class and/or a summer class (preferably both) - must be over 21

DRAMA TEACHER - drama experience or college major required

DANCE TEACHER - enthusiasm and some dance experience required

Please contact Dawn Cancryn at 908-754-1882, Ext. 143 or dcancryn@whschool.org for more information.

Coaching

The Wardlaw-Hartridge School (North Edison) is looking to fill the following coaching vacancies in their Middle School teams. Successful candidates must be available from 2:45 – 4:15 PM, Tuesday – Friday, from March 3 – May 25. Contact Karl Miran, Athletic Director (kmiran@whschool.org, 908-754- 1882 ext 129. Resumes should be sent via email, and should contain the names of 3 references.).

Middle School Baseball: Assistant Coach

Middle School Softball: Assistant Coach

Middle School Track: Assistant Coach

 

 

 


 

 

The Wardlaw-Hartridge School
1295 Inman Ave,
Edison, NJ 08820
(908) 754-1882
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