Charlotte Latin School seeks an engaging, full-time Middle School History and Social Sciences teacher to begin in the 2023-2024 school year. This role is responsible for developing, implementing, assessing and modifying, as necessary, a dynamic History program that aligns with Charlotte Latin School’s mission, vision, and values.
Collaborate with department members on pedagogy and curricular scope and sequence;
Use a variety of methods, materials, and techniques to teach multiple sections of Middle School History;
Implement instructional activities that contribute to a climate where students are actively interacting in meaningful learning experiences;
Communicate proactively and effectively with teaching partners, students, parents, and school administrators;
Evaluate student behavior and performance to ensure all students are fully engaged and learning;
Serve as middle school advisor to approximately 12 students;
Coach or assist in coaching a sport or sponsor an extracurricular activity, such as Student Council, service club, or Model UN;
Perform other related duties as required and assigned by the Head of Middle School.
Bachelors degree in history, history education, or a related field is preferred;
Teaching experience, preferably in an independent school;
A passion for learning and the ability to motivate and inspire students;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Strong initiative, classroom management, and organizational skills;
Personal traits appropriate for nurturing the growth of early adolescents - must be energetic, creative, flexible, patient, and have an inexhaustible sense of humor;
Commitment to building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive school community.
Masters degree in history, education, or a related field;
Proven dedication to professional growth and purpose-driven practice;
Demonstrate capacity and desire to teach across multiple disciplines/subject areas;
Fluency in multiple student-centered instructional approaches;
Experience in and desire to build culture and community with both adults and students;
Proficient use of technology to support education;
Experience as an academic advisor;
A philosophical alignment with our core values and curriculum, which can be found on our website: www.charlottelatin.org including a commitment to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion.