Georgetown Preparatory School, the nation's oldest Jesuit high school, is currently seeking a biology teacher for a full–time position for the 2020-21 academic year. A bachelor’s degree in biology or a related field is required, with a master’s degree preferred OR a combination of an unrelated bachelor's degree and appropriate professional experience. Applicants must be enthusiastic, energetic, and willing to teach as a member of a team, in conjunction with the other department members. Candidates should have experience teaching biology at the high school level. The ideal candidate will have experience with and appreciation for the Jesuit model of education.
Georgetown Prep requires a commitment to the mission and values of the school, as well as the willingness to contribute to the co-curricular program.
All interested candidates should submit to Ms. Denise Hitt, Assistant to the Headmaster (email@example.com) the following:
1. A letter of interest 2. Resume 3. A response to the following: Describe your philosophy of education and explain how you hope to put it into practice as a member of the Georgetown Prep faculty. (Maximum Response: 1000 words)
Additional Salary Information: Successful candidates may also be eligible to apply for a role working with the boarding community in the dormitories. Faculty who also work as dorm parents are provided with housing accommodations and additional benefits.
About Georgetown Preparatory School
Founded in 1789, Georgetown Preparatory is a Jesuit, Catholic college preparatory day and boarding school. Prep’s commitment to the 450 year-old Ignatian paradigm of a rigorous liberal arts curriculum emphasizes reflection, discernment, scholarly and programmatic excellence and personal responsibility. The curriculum exposes students to a breadth of knowledge and calls for critical evaluation and self-examination. Students are taught in small classes where they participate in active discussion with teachers and an atmosphere of genuine concern for the personal growth of the individual is fostered.