St. Martin’s Episcopal School is currently seeking an engaging Middle School Science Teacher who is intellectually curious, passionate, patient, and will inspire middle school students to explore and uncover the beauty of science within a challenging academic environment. This curriculum covers 7th grade Life Science and 8th grade Physical Science. This position will be for the 2019-2020 academic school year.
This position requires a bachelor’s degree in science or a related discipline, but an advanced degree is preferred.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following capacities:
an extensive conceptual knowledge of science
a desire to help students develop reasoning, resilience and strong written and verbal communication skills
a deep interest in working in collaboration with colleagues
a commitment to continuing professional development
a willingness to reflect upon his/her growth as an educator
a desire to continue learning
Additional fundamentals of the position include, but are not limited to, an advisory role, weekly supervision duties, maintenance of organized and up-to-date student records, regular communication regarding student progress, and an active role in team planning, collaboration, and participating in daily, weekly, and quarterly meetings about student achievement.
If you are interested in applying for this position please email a letter of interest and resume to Angela Day at HR@stmsaints.com
About St. Martin's Episcopal School
St. Martin’s Episcopal School is a co-educational, independent school located in Metairie, Louisiana, a suburb of New Orleans. The school has an ongoing commitment to provide a superior college preparatory education to all our students from 12 months through 12th grade. Accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS), and approved by the Louisiana State Department of the Education, St. Martin’s curriculum is rigorous, with Advanced Placement and honors programs in most Upper School disciplines.
St. Martin’s combines an emphasis on academics with individual attention and a nurturing environment in a warm, supportive family atmosphere. Founded in 1947 under the auspices of the Episcopal Church, the school stresses the importance of service and values. St. Martin's students develop a sense of responsibility, a respect for diversity, an appreciation for learning and a healthy self-image.