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January 31, 2019
Upper School Chemistry Teacher
Summary Description:
The Bishop’s School seeks a full-time upper school chemistry teacher beginning August 2019. The ideal candidate will have a background in teaching various levels of chemistry, with the ability to teach electives or courses in other departmental areas as needed. The department seeks candidates excited about student-centered learning, interdisciplinary and integrated curriculum, as well as inquiry-based, lab-focused science education. In addition to teaching, faculty responsibilities include serving as an advisor to students and extended-day office hours for additional student support.

Desired Qualifications:
A bachelor’s degree (B.A.) is required and a B.A. or M.A. in Chemistry is preferred; a minimum of 3 years teaching experience is also expected, preferably in an independent school. The science department works as a highly collaborative team and applicants should be enthusiastic about working with other faculty to improve the existing curriculum. Top candidates will have a strong background in teaching a lab-based curriculum.

Desired Skills and Abilities
An unequivocal passion for working with adolescents and supporting them in all facets of their lives
Ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, faculty, staff and administrators
Strong work ethic and interpersonal skills
Ability to function and collaborate effectively as part of a team
Irrespective of own religious orientation, ability to support the School’s mission and values as a school founded in the Episcopal tradition

The Bishop’s School offers competitive compensation including a full benefits package and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

For more information about The Bishop’s School, please visit www.bishops.com.

To apply, interested candidates should submit a cover letter, résumé, and contact information for three professional references (including name, phone number, and email address) to [email protected]
Brian Ogden
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