Reporting directly to the Academic Dean the successful candidate will teach middle school students in 6th, 7th and 8th grade science.
Experience and knowledge of inquiry-based learning are desirable. Our current middle school science program is presented in an integrated approach combining physical, earth, and life science at all three middle school levels through a digital platform with Discovery Ed. Hands-on activities and laboratories are expected.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Teaching 5 sections of middle school science
Faculty advisor to approximately 10-15 students
Active participation in school initiatives towards the development of the STU Graduate
Active participant in the Residence Life program at Stuart Hall School which could include occasional weekend time
Consistent development of personal professional growth
Collaborate within the science department as well as with all faculty
Support the school’s mission and culture
Adhere to the guidelines in the Employee Manual
Proactively provide Parent and Student communication
Bachelors Degree in Science or in Education with a concentration in science; Masters degree preferred
At least 3 years teaching experience or equivalent, preferably at an independent or private school,
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Experience in incorporating project-based learning into the middle school science curriculum
About STUART HALL SCHOOL
Located on two campuses in Staunton and Verona, Virginia, Stuart Hall School is a college-preparatory, co-ed day school for students in grades PreK through 12, with a boarding program for students in grades 8 through 12. Founded in 1844, the School offers a rigorous yet supportive curriculum, small class sizes, tailored, intentional instruction, and 100 percent college placement. A member of Church Schools in the Diocese of Virginia, Stuart Hall School is the one of the oldest Episcopal boarding schools in Virginia. For more information visit www.stuarthallschool.org.