Ursuline Academy of Dallas is seeking a full-time teacher for Physics. The ideal candidate will possess:
a bachelor’s degree in physics or related field; further degrees are preferred
at least two years teaching experience in physics at the secondary school level and in-depth knowledge of subject matter
the flexibility to teach other science courses
a positive, professional, collaborative work style
the ability to educate in an engaging manner with unique and creative lessons
an enthusiasm for collaboration and participation in a community of learners who are excited to grow and engage in giving and receiving feedback
a forward-looking energy for thoughtful innovation
a readiness to build a learner-driven classroom culture that embraces student voice and choice
an understanding of the importance of cultivating STEM confidence in girls
the dedication to ensure the spirit and life of the school mission
Ursuline supports the student-based inquiry method, Modeling. Candidates must be comfortable with or willing to learn the Modeling method in teaching physics, with required attendance at a summer workshop unless previously trained. We seek candidates who embrace learner-driven pedagogy and a commitment to real teaching/learning relationships with students.
In addition to classroom responsibilities, full-time teachers at Ursuline Academy serve as advisors, actively participate in non-academic student activities such as moderating clubs, chaperoning events, and student supervision, and enthusiastically pursue professional development opportunities as they join a Catholic, independent school culture.
Teaching experience in a Catholic and/or independent school and/or all girls’ environment and the ability to teach other sciences and/or math classes is strongly preferred.
Founded in 1874, Ursuline Academy of Dallas is an independent Catholic, college preparatory school for young women sponsored by the Ursuline Sisters. The mission of Ursuline Academy is the total development of the individual student through spiritual formation, intellectual growth, service to others, and building of community.
Contact: Interested applicants should download the Employment Application, Background Check, and Pre-Employment Affidavit forms from www.ursulinedallas.org/about/careers. Email the completed forms along with a resume, letters of reference, cover letter and transcripts of undergraduate or graduate work to email@example.com. The Pre-Employment Affidavit must be notarized; Ursuline can assist with this as needed.