The Baldwin School of P.R. is the premier independent, PPK-12, college preparatory, English language day school in Puerto Rico. It is also the first school authorized as an International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Program (PYP), Middle Years Program (MYP), and Diploma Program (DP) in the island’s history.
The Middle/Upper School Science Teacher will serve as a faculty member at The Baldwin School of Puerto Rico for a full twelve-month period. Teachers must be on duty at the school on all designated school days, orientations days and teacher workdays.
Must provide an official college transcript and Teacher Certificate, if certificate is available.
Bachelor’s degree required in Education, Science or related field. Master’s Degree preferred.
Ability for and passionate about teaching Middle and Upper School students ranging in grades 7th through 12th.
Ability to teach integrated science courses ranging from 7th to 10th grade with topics that may include Earth Science, Physics, Environmental Science, Biology and Chemistry.
Must possess prior experience in teaching Chemistry in all levels and/or Chemistry SL in the Diploma Program.
Experience in teaching sciences in an IB program is highly preferred.
Must possess complete fluency in English, fluency in Spanish is not required but preferred.
Must possess and demonstrate enthusiasm teaching students of different cultures and levels who possess a range of abilities and learning styles in both middle and upper school.
Ability to work in groups/ team teaching.
The position requires energy, creativity, organization, and a strong commitment to a lively community of students and educators.
Interest in and agreeable to sponsoring an after-school activity.
Possess a demonstrated commitment to the School's Mission, Vision, Pedagogy, professional development goals and overall educational goals.
Regular and effective communications with parents concerning student progress, reports, homework, class activities, school-wide information, etc. through different means including the School's Online Parent/Teacher Portal.
Demonstrated professionalism through timeliness, attendance, proper attire, language, demeanor, intra-school communications, etc.
Teachers must be available for individual student instruction, parent conferences, participate in school sponsored activities and attend regularly scheduled faculty meetings.
Comply with all policies as stated in the employment handbook.
Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. without an employer sponsorship. Qualified candidates please send résumé to: the Human Resources Director at:
The Baldwin School of Puerto Rico is an equal opportunity employer
About Baldwin School of Puerto Rico
Baldwin is the premier independent, PPK-12, college preparatory, English language day school in Puerto Rico. Located in the greater San Juan metropolitan area, Baldwin offers a beautiful and spacious 23 acre campus, certified as a national wildlife habitat; spectacular facilities, including our Visual and Performing Arts Center, swimming pool, tennis courts, field house, outdoor courts, and soccer field; and a rigorous academic program that prepares students for the world's elite public and private universities and colleges. Our children are challenged to become creative thinkers, problem solvers, effective communicators, ethical leaders, and culturally aware citizens who positively impact our diverse world. At Baldwin, values matter.
The Baldwin School of Puerto Rico is an International Baccalaureate World School. We are members of the Caribbean Association of Independent Schools, the National Association of Independent Schools, and are accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. We also hold memberships in the National Federation of High Schools and the National Interscholastic Athletics Administrators Association. We are in partnership with numerous American colleges and universities through the Consortium for Overseas Student Teaching.