Career Opportunities

Key School places high priority on cultivating and sustaining a culture that respects the dignity of every human being. With a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, Key is particularly interested in candidates with experience creating and working in an inclusive school setting.


Middle School Humanities Teacher

Key School is seeking a full-time Middle School Humanities teacher.

This position will involve teaching fifth and sixth grade Humanities. In addition, this position will include a role as fifth grade advisor and will be responsible for offering a club/activity during half of the school year.

The ideal candidate has an educational background in Humanities (English and/or History) and experience teaching Humanities classes at the Middle School level. 

Bachelor's degree required (master's preferred), 3-5 years of classroom teaching experience.

Successful candidates will have strong collaboration, communication, and technological skills, be culturally competent and nurturing teachers, and have experience implementing differentiated instruction techniques.

Founded in 1958 by professors from St. John's College, Key School engages children from 2.5 years of age through grade 12 in a progressive, coeducational, college-preparatory, day program on its picturesque 15-acre campus located 4 miles from downtown Annapolis. Perhaps no mandate in Key School's Mission Statement lies closer to the heart of the community than its injunction to "Sustain an ethical school culture that engenders an inherent respect for the dignity of every human being, recognizes that personal liberty must be balanced by personal responsibility and individual action by the needs of others, and stresses to all members of the School community the importance of trust, mutual respect, and compassion." 

Key students are collaborative critical thinkers who are motivated and open-minded. Highly committed to their students, Key faculty and staff are supportive, industrious, creative, and approachable. A student-centered environment, Key places great value on respectful open discourse among students and adults alike. 

With a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, Key is particularly interested in candidates with experience in creating inclusive school settings and who are culturally responsive.  We are seeking candidates with a commitment to educational equity and justice. Key School is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to Middle School Division Head Dave Magnus,