Middle School Science Teacher (8/2019 - 12/2019)

Job Title: Middle School Science Teacher (8/2019 - 12/2019)
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Palo Alto / Mountain View
Start Date: August 2019
Reference: p228439
Contact Name: Leah Biegeleisen
Contact Email: [email protected]
Job Published: July 08, 2019 11:00

Job Description

Middle School Science Teacher needed for independent school, located in Palo Alto, CA, for Fall 2019!

Are you the right candidate? The ideal educator:
  • Organizes, constructs, and communicates lessons clearly, having a syllabus and purposeful plan for each course that is revised over time as the course and program develop
  • Collaborates with department colleagues, grade level colleagues, and department head to deliver a program that is consistent with school-wide expectations and standards
  • Utilizes challenging, thoughtful, fair, and varied tools appropriate to the objectives of the course for assessing student progress and evaluating student achievement
  • Understands and values the unique character of the Middle School student
  • Prior teaching experience in Middle School Science is required
  • B.S. in Biology or related scientific fields (biochemistry, chemistry), or equivalent experience
  • Committed to academic excellence, exceptional teaching, and providing a dynamic climate for lifelong learning
  • Demonstrated commitment to on-going professional development in both Science content and pedagogy
Salary Range: $65,000+ (depending on experience)
Position Type: Full-time maternity leave