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Posted
February 1, 2019
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Biological Sciences Faculty Position for 2019-2020
Description
Drew School is an independent, urban high school in San Francisco enrolling 280 students in grades 9 through 12. Drew engages each student in a process of intellectual discovery to develop an individual voice, the confidence to express it, and the empathy to understand its impact.

Our school community is centered on experienced, dedicated, and passionate faculty, and engaged, committed students. Drew combines its student-centered curriculum with a focus on experiential learning, global awareness, and local community involvement.

More information about Drew is available on our website: www.drewschool.org.

Position Overview
Drew School is looking to fill a full-time life-science position for the 2019-2020 school year. A full-time teacher is expected to teach four classes and participate in all departmental and curricular planning meetings. We are seeking an educator with teaching experience in high school biological sciences ranging from 9th grade introductory biology to advanced courses.
Our science program places a strong emphasis on inquiry-based, hands-on learning, and we value creativity and real-world application of scientific principles.

The Drew faculty is collegial and collaborative, and we look to bring in candidates who are interested in working with the Science Department on developing curriculum and with other teachers in cross-disciplinary projects. We are also looking for someone familiar with the culture of independent schools and wants a supportive school community.

Duties and Responsibilities Outside of the Department
- Lead Tuesday and Thursday Experiential Electives
- Advise a student advising group
- Lead an approved Drew Education for Active Lifelong Learning (DEALL) week experience
- Lead or actively participate in a student club activity

Ideal Qualifications
- Has a commitment to the mission of the school
- Has a Bachelor’s degree minimum in the discipline
- Has experience in an independent school setting
- Has experience working with students with learning differences
- Enjoys working with teenagers
- Is self-reflective and growth-minded
- Has the ability to collaborate with adults and students
- Is culturally competent and a practitioner of equity and inclusion
- Has the ability to maintain standards of professionalism


Please submit a cover letter and résumé to [email protected]

Drew School offers a competitive compensation package. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourage candidates of color and candidates with diverse backgrounds to apply.

NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY
Drew School of San Francisco admits students of any race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national and ethnic origin, or handicap to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities of the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, scholarship programs, athletic and other school administered programs.
Contact
Karen DeCarlo
[email protected]

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