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Career Center
Posted
August 2, 2019

Middle School Science Teacher

St. George's Independent School
Collierville TN United States
Co-ed Day School, Pre-K through 12th grade
https://www.sgis.org/careers
Position Starts: August 1, 2019
Application Deadline: September 2, 2019

St. Georges Independent School seeks a passionate, entrepreneurial, and hard-working individual who is energized by work with families to serve as Middle School Science Teacher, beginning immediately. St. Georges Independent School welcomes applications from persons of any race, color, creed, nationality, or ethnic origin.

Type: Salary

Duration: Annual Letter of Agreement

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s degree in Science Education is preferred

The successful candidate will possess skills and experience that would include the ability to:

  • nurture the curiosity of students in the exploration of human biology, astronomy, and ecology
  • create labs, demonstrations, and field experiences that take advantage of our 240-acre campus’s river, wetlands, pond, and forest ecosystems
  • integrate science with relevant technology, challenging real-world problems and problem solving, and other courses
  • regularly create experiences where students communicate about their knowledge, collaborate with classmates, examine applications in our world, and pose solutions to global issues
  • collaborate with science faculty to ensure a cohesive program and sound vertical alignment of scientific skills and content knowledge
  • serve as an advisor for a small group of students
  • work as part of a grade level team to plan and implement advisory activities to nurture students’ academic growth, character development, and socio-emotional health
  • attend meetings and events that occur outside of school hours, both weekday and weekend

Physical Requirements: Regularly sit, turn, bend, reach, walk, talk, hear, and interact with campus visitors as well as others who telephone. Must have the ability to understand and present materials and communicate with constituents and co-workers in a harmonious manner.

Candidates will embrace the school’s mission and educational philosophy; candidates must be willing to work in a team environment and be positive, inspirational, and family-centered.

Contact Information

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Mrs. Paula Boruszewski, Office Manager, at pboruszewski@sgis.org or 1880 Wolf River Blvd., Collierville, TN 38017.