Morristown-Beard welcomes qualified candidates seeking to join the ranks of our professional educators. We are interested in applicants who are devoted to a life of the mind, who are willing and able to embrace our curricular philosophy, are committed to mastering the art and craft of teaching, and can combine enthusiasm for their subject with an understanding of the many different ways students learn.
Upper School English—Leave Replacement
Seeking a leave replacement to run from mid-November 2018 through the end of March 2019. Responsibilities include covering three sections of our 11th grade Humanities course as well as a composition class for Peer Tutors in training. Degree in English literature, Composition Studies or a related field required (advanced degree a plus) as well as teaching experience at the Upper School level. Candidates must embrace a student-centered, skills-based pedagogy and possess strong collaborative skills. Salary commensurate with degree and experience. Send cover letter, C.V., statement of teaching philosophy, and reference list to Dr. John Mascaro, Dean of Faculty, Morristown-Beard School, 70 Whippany Road, Morristown, NJ 07960. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; no telephone inquiries please.
Website Coordinator - Contract Position
Seeking a Website Coordinator to design, manage and maintain all web content including images, videos, text, blogs and social media on a Finalsite-designed website. Strong organizational skills, knowledge of CMS—preferably Finalsite Composer—and attention to detail are requirements for this position. Experience in marketing and communications and a passion to use creativity to keep the website fresh, vibrant and cutting-edge is desired. Experience in video creation/editing and photography is a plus. Rates and terms are negotiable and commensurate with experience.
Email resumes to email@example.com.
Head Coach for Boys Hockey
Seeking a Head Coach to guide and oversee our Boys Hockey program. The Head Coach will oversee assistant coaches and manage all athletes from JV to Varsity level, provide instruction and coach student-athletes to develop hockey skills at the High School level and contribute to the MBS education-based athletic model by guiding and developing the whole athlete. Primary duties include assessing player talent, organizing tryouts, creating and facilitating program goals and developing a training program for athletes. The Head Coach also creates and maintains a budget for the program, and participates in the admission process by attending related School events, including Open House, Accepted Student receptions and program meet-and-greet gatherings, among others. Above all, the successful candidate will be a positive voice and a role model for student-athletes.
The position reports to the Director of Athletics; degree or substitute certification required; coaching experience at the high school level or beyond strongly preferred; experience as a high school or college player a strong plus. Compensation commensurate with background and experience. Please send resumé, cover letter and list of references to Ms. Joanne Dzama, Director of Athletics, Morristown-Beard School, 70 Whippany Road, Morristown, NJ 07960. Email firstname.lastname@example.org; no telephone inquiries please.
Other Openings for Winter 2018-2019
Assistant Coach for Girls Hockey
Thrower Coach for Winter Track
Thrower Coach for Spring Track and Field
Please contact Joanne Dzama, Director of Athletics at email@example.com with inquiries.
Morristown-Beard School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, political affiliation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, parental or marital status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law, ordinance or regulation, in its educational program(s) or employment.