Derby Academy, a Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8 co-educational day school located in Hingham, Massachusetts, seeks an enthusiastic, well-qualified candidate for the position of STEAM Instructor beginning for the 2021-22 school year. Rooted in the school’s motto, “Improve Both Mind and Heart,” Derby Academy provides students with a joyful and rigorous academic environment. The STEAM instructor position will work to develop age appropriate STEAM activities throughout Grades K-8. Knowledge of design thinking, makerspace technology, robotics, and computer aided design is essential.
The ideal candidate will:
Share a deep passion for STEAM
Have a love of working with students in grades K-8
Have enthusiasm, flexibility, and a desire to collaborate with colleagues both in the department and across disciplines
Have a desire to develop curriculum that focuses on hands-on learning and real-world applications of STEAM
Provide activities and opportunities that encourage curiosity, exploration, innovation, problem-solving, and the use of technology
Create a supportive and caring classroom environment in which students are valued, and can learn and interact positively with one another through student-centered instruction, collaboration and authentic assessment
Derby Academy is committed to building a diverse, equitable and inclusive educational community and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, gender, color, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin.
Interested candidates may email a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three references to:
Middle/Upper School Dean
No phone calls, please.
About Derby Academy
Derby Academy is a Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8 co-educational day school located in Hingham, Massachusetts. Rooted in the school’s motto, “Improve Both Mind and Heart,” the school provides students with a joyful and rigorous academic environment.