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Humanities Teacher—Grades 6–8

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Humanities Teacher—Grades 6–8

Responsibilities:

·     Teach an integrated humanities curriculum to middle division students in a K–8 setting 

·     Work to ensure academic excellence by knowing the needs of students and adapting curricula to meet and challenge them

·     Collaborate in the design and implementation of an integrated curriculum

·     Keep careful anecdotal and assessment records and use them to write accurate, comprehensive student reports

·     Act as an adviser to a group of middle division students

·     Commit to the academic and social mission of The School, which requires differentiation to meet the needs of a diverse community

·     Participate fully in the active life of The School 

·     Possibly mentor an associate teacher

Qualifications/Requirements:

·     B.A. degree in education, humanities (English, social studies), or related field from an accredited college or university

·     At least two years of full-time teaching experience in K–8 public, parochial, or independent school beyond student teaching experience

·     Teaching experience at the middle division level and demonstrated knowledge of adolescents

·     Experience working with web-based technologies and applications

·     Strong verbal and written communication skills

·     Wide-ranging intellectual and educational interests

·     Commitment to equity and justice, including knowledge and skills related to cultural competencies

Preferred Qualifications:

·     Advanced degree in a related field

·     Knowledge of Spanish

 

For more information, visit The School at Columbia University’s employment website at: www.theschool.columbia.edu/employment

All candidates must submit an official application via Columbia University’s Human Resources—Academic Positions website:

http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/4996

 

Columbia University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer/disability/veteran.

Humanities Teacher—Grades 6–8

Responsibilities:

·     Teach an integrated humanities curriculum to middle division students in a K–8 setting 

·     Work to ensure academic excellence by knowing the needs of students and adapting curricula to meet…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Location

New York, NY

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