hero

Life Works Here

Join our talent network, explore companies and search for jobs. Employment is abundant, commutes are short, and the region is filled with a sense of possibility, a place where you can have a real impact.
Leverage our network to build your career.
Tell us about your professional DNA to get discovered by any company in our network with opportunities relevant to your career goals.

History and Social Sciences Faculty

Thaden School

Thaden School

Bentonville, AR, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 13, 2024

Job Details

Bentonville - Bentonville, AR

Role and Responsibilities

  • Teaching four sections of Upper School History and/or Social Sciences

  • Employing standards-based instructional and assessment practices

  • Serving on a grade-level team to support the socioemotional, academic, and intellectual development of students

  • Collaborating with faculty, staff, and administrative members in integrating curricula through our Wheels, Reels, and Meals programs

  • Serving as an Advisor to a small group of students (includes academic coaching, facilitating conversations on social justice and cultural competency, and supporting the development of skills)

  • Sponsoring a student club and/or coaching an activity or sport

  • Supporting field learning and outdoor education trips

  • Participating in faculty meetings

  • Planning and facilitating Intensives (two week-long collaborative, hands-on, and interdisciplinary projects)

  • Working with the academic team to advise on curriculum development, educational technology, and other learning needs

  • Taking advantage of professional growth opportunities and presenting learning to the community

  • Supporting all school programs as needed

  • Additional duties as assigned

Skills, Qualifications, and Attributes

  • Experience teaching History and/or Social Sciences at the appropriate grade levels

  • Mastery in the subject matter (a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required)

  • Experience partnering with other educators to create interdisciplinary learning experiences for students

  • Ability to communicate high expectations and standards for student learning

  • Understanding of and sensitivity to adolescent challenges

  • Ability to think broadly and creatively about student-centered learning

  • Commitment to providing detailed feedback on student work in a timely manner

  • Commitment to social justice, equity, and inclusion

  • Ability to scope and sequence student learning experiences in collaboration with other faculty

  • Excellent verbal and written skills


Physical Requirements\

  • Job frequently requires standing, walking, and handling objects with hands

  • Job occasionally requires reaching, climbing, stooping, kneeling, pushing, pulling, and lifting up to 50 pounds

  • Some work performed outside and may require exposure to changing weather conditions