Gindi Maimonides Academy is a leading independent day school servicing over 575 children in preschool through grade 8. The campus is conveniently located on the border of West Hollywood and Beverly Hills. Academic excellence and the development of children with strong character are cornerstone aspects of Gindi Maimonides Academy.
Description: Maimonides teachers are instructional leaders, role models, and academic collaborators working for a common core mission of academic excellence and a culture of respect, compassion, and kindness. Instruction with the expectation of high academic achievement is the norm. Typical Middle school class sizes range from 18 – 24 students per period.
Previous teaching experience in science
Knowledge of, and experience with implementing the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
Openness for and/or experience with classroom technology integration
Plan and teach science in grades 6 - 8
Refine and adjust the science curriculum as needed
Encourage scientific literacy and inquiry-based thought
Differentiate for individual students based on their unique needs so all students are appropriately engaged
Incorporate multiple techniques of instruction, including discussion, hands-on labs and activities, independent writing assignments, and the use of all appropriate visual aids
Plan and coordinate class field trips and class speaking engagements when appropriate
Plan and coordinate the bi-annual science fair
Create a classroom environment of respect that encourages students to take risks and strive to reach goals
Communicate and enforce high expectations and standards for behavior and performance
Initiate and maintain timely communication with parents
Collaborate with colleagues
Interested candidates should send a resume via email with the subject line Science Teacher to email@example.com.
About Gindi Maimonides Academy
We are an accredited preschool - 8th grade Independent School located in Los Angeles. The school is warm and friendly, with students motivated to learn and parents who support education. Class size approximately 20. The school is a great place to teach. Most teachers stay for many years.