Sidwell Friends, a coeducational Quaker day school with campuses in Washington, DC, and Bethesda, MD, seeks a teacher for its Upper School course offerings in the history of Africa.
Interested candidates should upload a resume, cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references via our online application.
Applicants must possess an undergraduate degree in History or a related field (an advanced degree is preferred) and teaching experience, preferably at the high school level. A deep understanding of African history, politics, and culture is required. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate an ability to inspire and support students and will show a willingness to work collaboratively and thrive in an environment committed to academic excellence. An appreciation for adolescents and a sense of humor are also essential.
The National Council for History Education promotes historical literacy by creating opportunities for teachers and students to benefit from more history, better taught.