Commonwealth Academy, a grade 3-12 independent school in Alexandria, VA, is currently seeking a High School Chemistry teacher for the 2019-20 academic year. This is a long term substitute teaching position to cover the mid-August through December timeframe.
Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred. Special education background a plus.
Qualified candidates must demonstrate knowledge of the content area and current instructional and behavior management techniques, assistive aids, curriculum scope and sequence, and special education best practices.
Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume and list of references to Matt Johns, Acting Head of School, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: 06012019
About Commonwealth Academy
Commonwealth Academy is a coeducational, college preparatory day school for students grades 3-12 located in the Del Ray section of Alexandria, VA. C/A servers average to gifted students who benefit from small classes and rigorous instruction, as well as students who have been diagnosed with ADHD and/or a learning difference, and that benefit from instruction addressing different learning styles.
Commonwealth Academy offers employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes: health/dental, long-term and short-term disability, 403b plan, tuition remission and professional development reimbursement.
Commonwealth Academy recognizes and values the wide range of voices and perspectives in all spheres of academic enterprise. Through this exchange of views and experiences, our students gain the skills, knowledge, and attitude that will prepare them to be leaders in an increasingly multicultural world.
The school honors its commitment to inclusion through admission policies, hiring practices, professional development, and curriculum. The Board, administration, faculty, staff, parents and students are committed to a positive, pluralistic environment where the academic and soci...al well-being of all students is affirmed and assured, as well as to policies that promote inclusiveness, social justice and respect for all, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, and gender identity/expression.