The Calverton School seeks a full-time science teacher to teach Science in the Middle School beginning in August of 2019. This position will include teaching a combination of 6th grade/Life Science, 7th grade/Earth Science, and/or 8th grade/Physical science, advising a group of 8-12 middle school students, and participating in the co-curricular life of the school.
Members of the Calverton Science department are:
Flexible, enthusiastic scientist-teachers with a passion for guiding students in discovering the world around them.
Dedicated to providing their classes with opportunities to test and develop their understanding of the forces that govern our world through frequent lab experiences.
Committed to developing well-rounded learners in keeping with the school’s International Baccalaureate Programme and Philosophy of Honor.
The ideal candidate will have previous teaching experience and familiarity with middle grade students, the ability to teach science concepts in an engaging and hands on manner and an interest in sharing their passions with students during teacher designed electives. Candidates must hold, at minimum, a BS in a science field or in a related field and have significant training in the experimental sciences.
Additionally, as a school, we seek a candidate who has knowledge and experience in using educational technology in the classroom, who brings an active interest in engaging in a 21st century learning community, who enjoys working with teenagers, and who can contribute to campus life outside of the classroom through leadership of clubs, sports, or service. Residential life opportunities (including campus housing) are a possibility for the right candidate.
Interested candidates should forward a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for 3 professional references to Jesse Mathers (Science Department Chair) at email@example.com.
Additional Salary Information: Depends on experience/degree
About The Calverton School
The Calverton School a college preparatory, day (and now boarding) school located in Huntingtown, Maryland, approximately 45 minutes east of Washington, D.C. and 30 minutes south of Annapolis, MD. The school enrolls 270 students in Preschool through Grade 12, and all of the school’s graduates are accepted into four-year colleges and universities. Students come from five counties, including Calvert, Charles, St. Mary's, Anne Arundel and Prince George's.