Position Available: Blair Academy seeks a wrestling coach and English or history 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. The ideal candidate will have competed as a Division I wrestler, will be knowledgeable in FreeStyle and Greco, will have the ability to wrestle with the team and will train with the team until Fargo in late July. The position includes dormitory duty and extra-curricular activities, as well as three seasons of coaching. A passion for project/problem based learning and interdisciplinary approaches are two further qualifications for ideal candidates.
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 Paul Clavel, Director of Athletics, P. O. Box 600, Blair Academy, Blairstown, N.J. 07825-0600 or, by email, to email@example.com.
Please contact Mr. Clavel with questions or for further information regarding the school.
Division 1 Wrestler
BA in English or History
Additional Salary Information: Housing, meals, professional development, 401k, and health benefits.
About Blair Academy
Blair Academy is a co-ed, 9-12 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.Blair Academy, in the treatment of employees and applicants for employment, is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination.