Small private school in south Dallas seeking full time middle school science teacher starting in November.
Bishop Dunne Catholic School provides a college preparatory education in a culturally diverse school environment. Dallas is a growing city with lots of opportunities for personal entertainment and significant science partnerships. Newly renovated and fully outfitted science labs. Engaging outdoor science lab/courtyards with ponds and teaching centers. Walking distance to local creek for exploration and close to several outdoor learning organizations, two audubon centers, Dallas zoo, Dallas world aquarium, Perot science museum and Dallas arboretum.
Bishop Dunne is a widely diverse student population across ethnicity, faiths and student abilities offering a strong academic opportunity for all who attend. Teachers work to stretch both students extremely competent in skills while providing opportunities to build student skills in need of enrichment. Parents surveyed choose Bishop Dunne for its rigorous education, college preparation, diverse and inclusive community, and family atmosphere. Dozens of area area colleges are available to partner and make innovative programs, field trips and learning opportunities for the students.
Seeking passionate teacher to grow student understanding using inquiry approaches in a technology assisted, modeling atmosphere. Looking for candidates who engage students through experiment with applications, and synthesize how it connects to other disciplines. Candidates should see themselves as learners as well as providers of knowledge. In addition to content delivery, a desire to become a part of a learning community and collaborate with peers to:
Teach courses in Earth, life and physical sciences in middle school.
Advise approximately ten to fifteen homeroom students throughout their years.
Seek from and provide to colleague’s curricular knowledge.
Be willing to collaborate and use data to develop practices that improve student learning.
Mentor students and families in learning, available and willing to provide additional support.
Improve practice to reach students who aren’t achieving as expected.
Engage in extracurricular activities or coaching as interested and gifted.
Please attach resume and cover letter in response to email@example.com (department chair).
Masters in a Science field optimal with 12 hours in education or
Masters degree in science education with a science content bachelors degree.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive to Dallas market
About Bishop Dunne Catholic School
A college preparatory 6 - 12 school, in the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Dallas. An exceptional service oriented academic school with 100% of the graduates accepted to college. A BYOT school landscaped for outdoor interactions, field trips and service/internships encouraged. Neighbors a local creek, Arboretum, Zoo, Trinity River Audubon Center, Perot Science museum, and Dallas World Aquarium. Local partnerships for student and staff exist between high school and several local universities.