Date Posted: 17 November, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
The mission of Harpeth Hall is to educate young women to think critically, to lead confidently, and to live honorably.
To fully realize that mission, Harpeth Hall is committed to creating an environment in which every member of its community is seen, heard, and valued. An emphasis on diversity, equity, and inclusion is essential to this endeavor. We are searching for candidates who can further the school’s goal of ensuring all faculty members and students feel that they belong. The school aims to go beyond featuring a diverse faculty and staff; we seek to continue developing a school that supports a diverse community of learners.
The candidate should be a dynamic and collaborative teacher of world history who is qualified to teach a wide range of Upper School social science courses, including AP. The ideal applicant is an experienced teacher who has an enthusiasm for working with high school students in an all-girls environment, a commitment to innovative pedagogy, excellent writing and communication skills, and strong technological skills. A master’s degree, 5+ years of teaching experience, and AP certification or training are preferred. The Upper School Social Science Department works closely as a team to maintain and ensure a strong social science curriculum. This position is a full-time opening for the 2022 – 2023 academic year, and includes being an advisor and a sponsor of assigned co-curricular activities in the upper school. The position is full-time and exempt.
Harpeth Hall is committed to an inclusive program, and candidates with a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion are encouraged to apply.
Candidates should complete an online application, including a letter of interest, curriculum vita, and references.
Date Posted: December 2, 2021