Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Latin Teacher - Bard High School Early College

Bard High School Early College - Manhattan, a partnership of Bard College and the New York City Department of Education, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Classical Studies, with a focus on Latin literature and Roman history and culture, to begin Fall 2011.  

BHSEC, a national model in the field of public school reform, enables talented and highly motivated students to move in four years from the ninth grade through the first two years of college, earning an associate of arts (A.A.) degree from Bard College as well as a high school diploma.  The academic program emphasizes small class size and a commitment to teaching a diverse student body in a liberal arts environment.

Qualified applicants should send a letter of interest (including a description of proposed courses), curriculum vitae and sample lesson to the address provided below. Inquiries may be directed via email to dclark@bhsec.bard.edu. Applications must be received by mail by April 15, 2011. Review of applications will begin immediately. Women and members of under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Ph.D. preferred; candidates with a master’s degree who have exceptional teaching credentials will be considered. The institution will assist the successful candidate in acquiring New York State teaching certification.