Head Varsity Girls’ Soccer Coach & Classroom Teacher Blair Academy Fall of 2018
Position Available: Blair Academy seeks an experienced Head Girls’ Soccer Coach and Classroom Teacher for employment beginning in the 2018-2019 school year. Candidates must enjoy working with adolescents and possess an exceptional work ethic, strong communication skills, a commitment to collegiality and a sense of humor. Strong preference will be given to candidates with a successful coaching background, experience as a secondary school teacher and a subject area degree in English, mathematics, biology, or chemistry. Knowledge of the college recruiting process for student-athletes is required. The position includes dormitory duty, extra-curricular activities, and may include coaching a second sport in the winter or spring athletic season. A passion for project/problem based learning and interdisciplinary approaches are two further qualifications for ideal candidates. Blair actively seeks a diverse pool of candidates, including members of traditionally underrepresented groups.
School Setting: Blair Academy is a co-educational, grade 9-postgraduate boarding school situated on 460 hilltop acres just minutes from the Delaware Water Gap and approximately one hour west of New York City. The school is 80 percent boarding, possesses exceptional facilities and faculty housing, and is committed to the continuing education of the faculty. Learn more about our campus and programs at the School’s website at www.blair.edu.
How to Apply: Résumé, letter of interest, current transcript (which may be unofficial) and 2-3 letters of recommendation should be forwarded to Maria Bowditch, Director of Faculty Hiring, P. O. Box 600, Blair Academy, Blairstown, N.J. 07825-0600 or, by email, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please contact Ms. Bowditch with questions or for further information regarding the school.
Blair Academy, in the treatment of employees and applicants for employment, is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination.
Head coaching experience.
BA degree in English, math, biology or chemistry.
Additional Salary Information: Housing, meals, 401K, health insurance and professional development funding also provided.
About Blair Academy
School Setting: Blair Academy is a co-ed, 9-PG boarding school located in rural northwestern New Jersey, approximately one hour west of New York City. The school is 75% - 80% boarding, possesses fine facilities and faculty housing, and is committed to the continuing education of the faculty. The campus and programs may be viewed at the school’s website, www.blair.edu.