Employment Opportunities

2017-2018 School Year


Upper School Humanities - English Position, 2018-201

The Wardlaw+Hartridge School, located in Edison, New Jersey, seeks an experienced, dynamic, and resourceful English teacher for our Upper School Division.  

We are looking for a collegial, engaging teacher who finds fascination in teaching 9th graders and elective courses for students in upper grades. We seek an experienced educator who is adept at using literature to explore essential questions and equip students with skills to think critically, read deeply, and write effectively. Those with a strong commitment to working as part of a thoughtful and reflective team are encouraged to apply. More information about the Humanities program may be found on our website whschool.org/Academics/Upper School.  

The selected candidate will serve as an advisor to a small group of students and participate fully in the life of the Wardlaw+Hartridge School, including effectively collaborating with colleagues, engaging in a continual cycle of professional development, actively joining meetings, committees, service learning, and other community gatherings, and working to uphold the mission and vision of the school. Teachers are expected to serve as club advisors or coaches as well.

Minimum Qualifications:

All candidates must demonstrate a commitment to the school’s mission and core values of Integrity, Opportunity, Support, Diversity, Community, and Sustainability.  Demonstrated success crafting curricula with a global perspective and framework.A master's degree and 5 years of teaching experience is preferred. Experience teaching Advanced Placement courses is desired.


This position is for the 2017-2018 school year. We are looking for someone to work in our ENCORE After School program. Must be 25 or older, have experience with children ages Pre K - 8th, must have patience and ability to move around quickly. Position requires keeping attendance records, helping with homework, playing with children, keeping the aftercare area neat and clean, and the ability to deal with emergencies.  Hours are 2:45 - 7:00. Encore ends at 6:30 but you must be willing to stay if someone is late.

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


Fall 2018

Boys’ Soccer: Varsity Head Coach

We are looking for a coach who will build on Wardlaw + Hartridge’s tradition of soccer success. The successful candidate should be skilled at creating a team concept, and fostering individual commitment to team success. As evidence of team-building capability, we will prioritize effective teaching of soccer skills and strategy, plus consistent motivation and mentoring of young men. Interested candidates should send a resume, including the names of at least three references, to Karl Miran, Athletic Director, at kmiran@whschool.org.  Questions can be addressed to Mr. Miran at 908-754-1882, ext. 129.  Consideration of applicants will begin after December 1st and will continue until the position is filled.    EOE

Varsity Cheer

The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, Edison, NJ, seeks an assistant varsity cheerleading coach.   The successful coach should be available for all practices (generally Mon – Fri 4 – 6 PM, plus some Saturdays for competitions and choreography.)  Contact Karl Miran, Athletic Director (kmiran@whschool.org), 908-754-1882 ext 129.

Middle School Cheer

The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, Edison, NJ, seeks an assistant coach for Middle School Cheerleading. The successful candidate must be available from 3:05 – 4:45 PM, Tuesday – Friday, from November 9 – February 16.  Hours are extended on game days.  There will be 2-3 cheer competitions on Saturdays.  Contact Karl Miran, Athletic Director (kmiran@whschool.org), 908-754-1882 ext 129.

It is possible for a qualified applicant to serve in both the varsity and middle school positions, as our practice times are back-to-back, not overlapping.

The athletics department is looking for assistant varsity and JV coaches for our boys’ soccer program.   Interested candidates should contact Karl Miran, Athletic Director (kmiran@whschool.org, 908-754-1882 ext 129.)   Resumes should be sent to Karl Miran via email, and should contain the names of 3 references.   Candidates may also contact head coach Pedro Aresta (908-499-1095) for additional information.   




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