The History Teacher collaborates with colleagues to teach and develop courses in ancient world cultures, modern world cultures, and American history. This position requires the ability to engage students in grades seven through nine and help them to develop an appreciation of historical narrative, an understanding of concepts, and the ability to apply critical thinking skills. This position is full-time with benefits. Campus housing is available.
The History Teacher is an Upper School Advisor to a group of between six and eight students. He or she will coach or lead other afternoon student activities for two terms and will perform duties to support the School’s residential life program.
Preparing and delivering materials and lessons as scheduled
Assessing students’ performance by issuing academic grades, effort grades, and comments
Including academic technology to enhance instruction when appropriate
Conducting parent conferences and communicating effectively with parents
Attending team and department meetings, and major school events as required
As an advisor, being the primary point of contact for parent communications regarding individual student advisees
Performing afternoon and residential life duties as assigned
The ideal candidate will have at least three years of middle school teaching experience. A bachelor’s degree in history or a related social sciences field is required; a master’s degree is strongly preferred. Fay School seeks candidates who will reflect and enhance the racial, cultural, and gender diversity of our school.
Salary to be determined based on experience. Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume via email with the subject line “History Teacher” to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fay School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic background, age, disability, or military service in its hiring, employment or other programs and activities.
About Fay School
Founded in 1866 and located in Southborough, Massachusetts, Fay School is an independent, co-educational day and boarding school serving 495 students in Pre-K through grade nine. The boarding program, for grades seven through nine, is an integral part of school life, uniting students from 17 countries in a lively, diverse, and truly multicultural community. The mission of Fay School is to educate each child to his or her full potential through a broad, balanced, and challenging program that establishes a solid foundation for a productive and fulfilling life.