Lawrence Academy is seeking a maternity replacement starting August 2019 to teach four sections of chemistry. Candidates must have a strong background in chemistry and experience teaching. The position will be for the duration of the fall term (late August – November 22nd).
Ideal candidates will have experience using an inquiry-based approach and facilitating open-ended investigations, and have been involved in developing innovative science curricula. Science courses at Lawrence Academy have a substantial laboratory component, and prospective candidates should have significant practice supervising and facilitating hands-on activities and overseeing and organizing safe lab practices. Candidates should demonstrate enthusiasm for teaching and working closely with adolescents, and be willing to work in a collaborative environment.
Lawrence Academy is seeking candidates with a commitment to cultural competence which enables individuals to work and communicate across social and cultural differences. Candidates from traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Lawrence Academy is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, coaching, advising, and/or residential responsibilities.
Lawrence Academy is a residential and day school in Groton, MA serving 400 students in grades 9-12. Lawrence Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, creed, age, gender, national origin or ancestry, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, or anyn-job related disability.
Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and list of references in a single PDF document to Colin Igoe, Dean of Academics & Faculty, at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
About Lawrence Academy
Lawrence Academy, serving 400 students in Groton, Massachusetts, is a residential and day school, and faculty are fully involved in the curricular, co-curricular, and extracurricular programs at the school.