Lynnhaven is looking for a full-time Science Teacher to instruct Life Science, Physical Science, Earth Science, Biology, and Chemistry for students in grades 7-12. The Science Teacher will engage in the following functions: instruct students individually and/or in groups, adapting teaching methods to meet students’ varying needs and interests; establish clear objectives for all lessons and projects and communicate objectives to students; develop lesson plans and instructional materials for class activities; prepare students for advancement by encouraging them to explore learning opportunities and perseverance with challenging tasks; observe and evaluate student performance, behavior, and/or social development; assess needs of students and modify class content or teaching methods to meet those needs; assist students who need extra help through tutoring and remedial programs; use technologies in the teaching/learning process; communicate student progress with parent(s) and collaborate to determine priorities for the student development; demonstrate ability to lead and facilitate diverse groups of students with the understanding of group dynamics; collaborate with other staff in planning and implementing instructional goals, objectives, and methods; participate in professional training and/or coursework as needed and required; and perform other responsibilities as needed.
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Science. Desired 3+ years teaching experience, but not mandatory; and must be able to pass a background check.
Additional Salary Information: Lynnhaven Academy pays for vision, dental, and life insurance plans for all employees. Lynnhaven also offers a tiered employee match for qualifying retirement plans. Paid Time Off (PTO) in accordance with Lynnhaven Academy's PTO policy. Company cell phone and computer. Additional benefits may be offered after a year of continuous employment. Lynnhaven does not offer Health Insurance for new employees.
About Lynnhaven Academy
Lynnhaven Academy is an independent day school located in Richmond, Virginia for students in grades 7-12. Our goal is to help them Discover their strengths and unlock their potential.