Lincoln School, founded in 1884, is an independent K-12 Quaker girls’ school in Providence, Rhode Island. We are currently seeking a full-time, Upper School History teacher with a breadth of content expertise including, but not limited to, US History,World History,Comparative Government and African Studies.
The ideal candidate has a strong background in education. A degree in History and a Masters degree in Education are preferred, but other appropriate experience will be considered. Applicants should have exemplary pedagogical skills, a passion for teaching and learning from young people, and a love for working with adolescents in all facets of their school experience inside and outside the classroom. In addition, qualified candidates must maintain a reflective teaching practice that involves collaboration and critical dialogue with colleagues and division leadership about their teaching practice. Finally, qualified candidates will be adept at using technology in the classroom as means for maximizing student learning.
Candidates should have experience with student-centered teaching, together with confidence and experience teaching History at the high school level as well as a serious commitment to teaching writing and research. In addition to teaching 4 classes, responsibilities include serving as an advisor, attending all required meetings and functions, upholding Lincoln’s Quaker values, and supporting students outside the classroom.
If interested, please send a resume, statement of educational philosophy, a writing sample and a list of 3-5 references to Upper School Division Assistant, Kim Lawrence (email@example.com). More information about Lincoln School can be found on our website atwww.lincolnschool.org.
About Lincoln School
Lincoln is an independent school in Providence, Rhode Island offering a rigorous and exciting learning experience that blends tradition with innovation. As the nation’s only independent school for girls rooted in Quaker values, we provide a unique educational community for grades 1 through 12. We also offer a coed program from six weeks through kindergarten. Our students come from the greater Providence area and beyond, and represent diverse backgrounds and religious traditions.