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.
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. Interested candidates please send cover letter, philosophy of education, and three references to Ms. Brack at email@example.com
AFTER SCHOOL CHILD CARE
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.
Spring, 2018 – Middle School Track: Throws & Jumps
The Wardlaw-Hartridge School (North Edison) is looking for a Middle School assistant track & field coach. Successful candidates must be available from 3:05 – 4:45 PM, Tuesday – Friday, from March 7 – May 24. Hours are extended on meet days. The candidate should either be knowledgeable concerning the rules and techniques of field events, or willing to learn those techniques.