Maret School is actively seeking qualified educators to join their science class substitute list for all grades, K-12. The Science program at Maret is based on hands-on exploratory learning. The process of science is the focus of the program; students are natural scientists, and it is our goal to capture, harness and direct their enthusiasm as they mature and develop. They become good observers and, ultimately, critical thinkers who are able to understand their impact on the world around them. The ideal candidate will have a passion for learning and teaching science, a collaborative spirit, and an enthusiasm for helping students to learn, along with a strong and demonstrated commitment to Equity and Inclusion.
A bachelor’s degree in a physical or biological science or in science education.
Strong grasp of physical or biological science at the high school level.
Experience teaching at any level, including at the college level.
Strong classroom management skills for all ages
Flexibility in daily schedule
To learn more about our school and community, please browse our website at www.maret.org. Our historic campus in the heart of Washington, DC offers a unique setting, where students and teachers alike demonstrate a sense of energy, imagination, and entrepreneurial spirit. At Maret, everyone seeks a broader perspective – an expanded understanding of each other, our community, and the larger world. Maret School stands firmly behind the principle that the admission of students, the employment of staff, the operation of programs, and the governance of the School be open to all who are qualified regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, class, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or veteran status.
Every Maret employee must abide by our Code of Conduct which is outlined HERE.
If this description speaks to you, you have the qualifications stipulated above, and you are excited about making a difference in children’s lives… then please send a cover letter and resume BY EMAIL ONLY to Reyna Pratt, Science Department Chair, at: firstname.lastname@example.org Unfortunately, we will not be able to respond personally to every applicant. You will hear from us only if your experience matches our current needs.
About Maret School
Maret is a vibrant K-12, coeducational, independent school in Washington, DC and enrolls 650 students. Maret is a mission-driven school that ignites our students' potential and builds community that is equitable and inclusive.