The Meadowbrook School of Weston, a pre-kindergarten through 8th grade school located in Weston, MA, seven miles west of Boston, is seeking a lower school science educator (senior kindergarten-5th grade) to join our faculty for the 2021-2022 school year. Meadowbrook is a mission-driven school and we invite candidates to familiarize themselves with our mission before applying for the position.
A successful candidate will be a science educator who values inquiry, project based-learning, and collaboration amongst faculty to benefit the learning and development of our lower school students. Students build an understanding of the scientific process as they explore life, environmental, and physical sciences, often using our campus as a resource. Meadowbrook is located on a beautiful 30-acre campus that serves as an outdoor classroom. We are committed to offering students a well-rounded, rigorous education and our program often challenges students beyond their grade level, particularly in reading and in math.
Develop and teach SK-5 science curriculum
Track and monitor the science learning of all students
Provide accommodations and modifications for growth and success of all students
Celebrate student work by posting in blogs, Meadowbrook messages, and other communication channels
Collaborate with classroom teachers to integrate content
Liaise with other science faculty to align scope and sequence
Coordinate with technology, art, and math teachers on STEAM programming
Collaborate with Director of Eureka Lab to engage students in the design thinking process
Write progress reports and attend parent conferences
Attend LS division meetings and full faculty meetings
At Meadowbrook, smart, passionate people join together in an expansive learning environment with rigorous academics and innovative curricula to inspire, challenge, and empower students to achieve at the highest level, connect deeply with a diverse community, and courageously create change.
We strongly encourage applications from people of color, LGBTQ educators, or educators from communities that are historically underrepresented in independent schools. We are committed to an inclusive school experience for all those who come to work at Meadowbrook.
Master’s Degree in science education or elementary education
At least two years teaching experience required
About Meadowbrook School
The Meadowbrook School is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, familial or marital status, or any other characteristic protected from discrimination under state or federal law. We welcome candidates who will increase our diversity.