Greens Farms Academy seeks a Middle School World History Teacher to begin in August 2021. The teacher will join a thriving and experienced 5th-12th-grade department of 12 faculty members committed to guiding students in deep conversations about history and global studies. The role will include teaching World History in 6th grade and other responsibilities such as advising, chaperoning trips and events, and leading extracurricular clubs. In addition, this position may also include coaching teams in the Middle or Upper School divisions for an incremental stipend.
The ideal candidate will have relevant teaching experience, a degree in history or a related field, a student-centered approach, and a passion for working with middle school students. For all positions, we look for candidates who enjoy working with colleagues in a collaborative environment; are flexible, creative, and adaptable; demonstrate a willingness to fully engage in the life of the school in and outside of the classroom; and are committed to fostering a culture of belonging for all students under our care.
Greens Farms Academy is a PreK-12 co-educational day school of 715 students in the Greens Farms section of Westport, CT. We are a suburban school close to major transportation and a five-minute walk from the Greens Farms Metro North train station. The campus sits on the Long Island Sound, a half hour south of New Haven and an hour north of New York City by car or commuter train. Please visit www.gfacademy.org for more information.
Interested candidates should fill out this job application form using a Google Account to upload a resume and a cover letter addressed to Drew Meyer, Head of Middle School.