St. Paul Academy and Summit School is a coeducational, college preparatory day school serving over 920 students in kindergarten through grade 12. Located in St. Paul, Minnesota, SPA also draws students from Minneapolis and throughout the surrounding communities. For additional information, please visit our website at www.spa.edu.
Position: St. Paul Academy and Summit School seeks candidates for the position of Lower School Science teacher.
Positions Begins: August 2019 Status: Full-time, Exempt Department: Instructional, Lower School (grades K-5)
Job Description: Candidates should possess the ability to teach a full range of life, physical, earth, and computer sciences and engineering. In addition, candidates should demonstrate the ability to create developmentally appropriate, interdisciplinary curricula, establish a nurturing and engaging classroom environment for students, and work collaboratively with a teaching partner, various colleagues, and parents/guardians. Candidates should possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, along with knowledge regarding best instructional practices in elementary science.
All candidates are expected to carry out the mission of SPA, "Shaping the minds and hearts of the people who will change the world," to support the vision of the Lower School and to contribute to the life of the school outside of the classroom.
Candidates should possess a bachelor's degree in a science discipline or a related field (master's degree preferred) and should have experience teaching elementary level science courses.
How to Apply:
The position includes a competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume and a list of references. To apply, please visit our website at www.spa.edu/employment.
SPA is committed to diversity and equal opportunity.