We are seeking a full-time experienced Humanities teacher for grades 6,7 & 8 (English and Social Studies).


Washington International Academy

 Full-Time Experienced Humanities Teacher for grades 6,7 & 8

Position Title: Middle School Humanities Teacher (Grades 6,7,8) – Washington Interantional Academy

Position Type: Full Time

Number of Positions: 1

Start Date: December 1, 2022

Location: Washington DC Metropolitan Region (Alexandria, VA)

We are seeking a full-time experienced Humanities teacher for grades 6,7 & 8 (English and Social Studies).

Positions are available December 1st, 2022.

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and teaching experience. Candidates must have excellent verbal, listening, speaking and written communication skills as well as strong leadership and mentoring skills.  Familiarity/knowledge of Islamic culture is a plus.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Planning and implementing lessons, develop lesson plans that support project based learning ensuring attainment of grade-by-grade regulated learning standards.
  • Teach social studies/language arts to students using appropriate learning activities that integrate content area objectives.
  • Foster a group learning atmosphere in the classroom and be able to differentiate student’s instruction.
  • Evaluate students’ progress, keep records, and prepare quarterly progress reports to communicate with parents to discuss student’s progress.
  • Cooperate with staff members to assess students in solving learning problems and participate in curriculum development programs as required.
  • Willingness to learn of cultural differences of students and ability to incorporate differences into teaching.



  • Must have at least 2 years of relevant teaching experience
  • Bachelor’s degree minimum, preferably in education/content area
  • Teaching license preferred



  • Tuition discount for full time staff children
  • Health insurance
  • Paid sick and personal leave
  • National and Islamic Holidays off
  • Professional development and leadership opportunities


How to apply:

Please send your resume, cover letter, and references to hr@wiaschool.org

Position Type

(Full Time)

Start Date

December 1, 2022


Name: Halimo Abdi

Title: WIA HR and Office Manager

Email: office@wiaschool.org

School Information

Washington International Academy

6408 Edsall Rd, Alexandria, VA 22312, USA



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