Washington International Academy

Part Time Humanities Teacher (Language Arts/ Social Studies) for 5th Grade

Position Title: Part Time Humanities Teacher for 5th grade

Position Type: Part Time

Number of Positions: 1

Start Date: December 1, 2022

Location: Washington DC Metropolitan Region (Alexandria, VA)

We are seeking a Part Time Humanities teacher for 5th grade.

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

Start Date

December 1, 2022


Name: Halimo Abdi

Title: WIA HR and Office Manager


School Information

Washington International Academy

6408 Edsall Rd, Alexandria, VA 22312, USA


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