• Full Time
  • Olympia

NOVA School

Are you a creative, energetic teacher passionate about history and social studies? We may be the place for you!

NOVA School (novaschool.org) is an independent school serving highly capable middle school age learners. Our students are energetic, inquisitive, creative, funny, intense, passionate about issues and learning, and academically advanced in varied ways. Our faculty is committed to expanding the opportunity for students to stretch and deepen their understanding and expand their critical thinking skills while equally supporting their social, emotional, and leadership development during these important years. As a teacher at NOVA, you will work with a small faculty and wear many hats in an interdisciplinary and collaborative environment.

We’re seeking an innovative teacher who is passionate about teaching social studies. The content will be US, WA, and World History, with critical thinking and skill-building work focused on the areas of civics, economics, and history. It’s a 2-year looping classroom with the opportunity to integrate with other disciplines and adjust the curriculum in response to our changing world. This full time position comes with benefits and a generous professional development budget. The successful candidate will hold a K-8 or 6 – 12 history/social studies certification and preferably have experience with highly capable/gifted middle school students. A strong background in experiential /problem/inquiry based learning. NOVA values diversity in many forms and encourages all interested candidates to apply.

For more information log on to at http://www.novaschool.org/index.php/about-nova-school/employment and send your resume and letter of interest to employment@novaschool.org with “history teacher” in the subject line.

To apply for this job please visit the following URL: http://www.novaschool.org/index.php/about-nova-school/employment →