Dwight-Englewood School, the largest independent school in Bergen County, NJ, and a growing, vibrant, and diverse learning community in the New York City metro area, is seeking to fill one-year positions in the following areas:
- Lower School PreSchool Generalist
- Lower School Grades 1-5 Generalist
- Lower School Psychologist
- Lower School Teacher Assistant
- Middle & Upper School History
- Middle & Upper School Mathematics
- Middle & Upper School Science
- Middle & Upper School English
- Middle & Upper School combination Spanish and French
Responsibilities: The openings are for teachers who are flexible in their fields and can cover courses (short or long term) in different areas within their discipline. Teachers will also help cover other activities and monitor and supervise students on campus. They must be comfortable with the entire age range of the position: Lower School either preschool (ages 3-5) or grades 1-5 (ages 5-11), and Middle/Upper School grades 7-12 (ages 12-18).
Lower School Qualifications: In our Lower School, we encourage children to embrace every aspect of childhood development and play, while paying close attention to each student’s academic growth and progress. The ideal candidates will have prior experience working with young learners and demonstrate knowledge of, and experience with, the developmental, social, emotional and cognitive milestones within the primary grades. Candidates should also demonstrate a strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Middle and Upper School Qualifications: The ideal candidates will have some prior experience as a teacher, advisor, coach, or work experience with adolescents in some other setting. Applicants should have a passion for working with young people, a strong background in the subject, an interest in contributing to the full life of the school, and a robust commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dwight-Englewood School (D-E) is a coeducational, college preparatory school for students in preschool through grade twelve. We are a diverse community where, in small classes, teachers create an environment that promotes ethical decision-making centered around the school’s core values: respect, honesty, good judgment, commitment, courage, and community. Located in a quiet New Jersey suburb ten minutes away from New York City, we enroll over 1000 students from 89 communities in Bergen and northern Hudson Counties in New Jersey, southern Rockland County in New York, along with a sizable population of students coming to us from New York City. Our convenient location accommodates both urban and suburban residential choices, provides a wide variety of cultural opportunities, and offers easy access to nearby athletic and outdoor experiences. jssurfboards.com
D-E is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, ethnicity, age, national origin, religion, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy or military veteran status. The diversity of our student body supports our commitment to employ a diverse faculty and staff. Educators who bring knowledge and expertise in equity, diversity and multicultural education are especially encouraged to apply.