A JK-12 pluralistic school that engages students in an exemplary and inspiring general and Jewish education.

High School History Teacher

Rockville, MD
Job Code: HI100

Join a committed, caring, talented faculty in delivering an exemplary and inspiring general and Jewish education. Together, we ensure a vibrant Jewish future through the growth of confident, compassionate thinkers who engage the world through Jewish values.

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Rockville, MD is seeking a full-time High School History Teacher for the 2019-2020 academic year.

The ideal candidate is a charismatic, knowledgeable history educator with a demonstrated ability to teach a wide range of history courses at the secondary level, including World History, US History, and Contemporary History. The ideal candidate has a successful record of creating strong relationships with students, is deeply knowledgeable about the subject area, is creative and collaborative and has demonstrated success at and enjoys working as an active member of a team.

Ideal candidates have experience in guiding students through the historical research process, in teaching critical analysis of primary text as a means of understanding history, and helping students in writing analytical essays for history.

The candidate must possess a BA in History or a related field and have at least three years of experience teaching history at the high school level. An MA or PhD is preferred but not required. Experience in differentiated instruction and working with students with diverse learning needs preferred.

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Candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume and references to www.cesjds.org/careers include Job Code HI100.


The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.