Unity School in Delray Beach, Florida seeks to hire a dynamic and collaborative Middle School Science Teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. A successful candidate will have an advanced degree in science, classroom experience, and a demonstrated commitment to professional growth in the utilization of technology in the classroom. A successful candidate will motivate and inspire students to understand concepts rather than just memorize formulas, to use technology, and to solve problems that affect real people every day. A knowledgeable, forward-thinking candidate will implement a curriculum of practical applications with an emphasis on critical thinking and creativity. A successful candidate will work closely with teachers in other departments and be committed to professional growth and development especially in the area of technology.
Founded in 1964, Unity School is a private, independent school located in Delray Beach, Florida. Our school combines academic excellence with fine arts and music education, athletics/physical education and character development. This results in well-rounded students prepared for competitive high school and college environments. Unity School’s facilities include a gymnasium with theater-sized performance stage and dedicated studios for art, music, and TV production. Our Lessons-in-Living program truly sets Unity School apart from other schools. It focuses on earth stewardship, community outreach, peace education, and more. Through its teachings, students develop strong morals, ethics, and values that complement the school’s advanced academic focus. Our students are taught important life skills that help to fully prepare them as future world citizens. We currently have an enrollment of approximately 320 students from toddler (2 years old) through eighth grade in three schools: Montessori Preschool, Unity Elementary School & Unity Middle School.
An Equal Opportunity Employer, Unity School seeks candidates who will add to the vision of our school community while placing value on our traditions.
Candidate Qualifications should include the following:
at least a bachelor’s degree
a strong educational background and teaching experience, preferably at an independent school
Experience with 1:1 iPad programs
Experience in Google Drive, iPad apps, Smartboard technology and eTexts
Knowledge of 21st century learning principles and teaching techniques
Familiarity with STEM/STEAM education
Intellectual curiosity, strong communication skills, commitment to ongoing professional development, openness to others’ ideas, eagerness to extend themselves for others, and a sense of humor