Middle School Teacher with passion for Math, science and Alaskan adventure
Do you “get” Middle School? The uncontrolled laughter, the tripping over their own feet, the influence of friends over parents, the new assertions of self. Do you believe that middle school is one of the most formative times in a child’s life? We do, and build our program to meet not only the academic but social needs of this unique age. We realize the importance of supportive adults in an adolescent’s life so our teachers spend time to build a relationship with each student. If this sounds like an environment in which you want to work, come see how you could fit in with the collaborative community at Pacific Northern Academy.
We are looking for a dynamic team player with a passion for math, science, outdoors, travel and middle school students. PNA is a small, independent private school in Anchorage, Alaska valuing 21st-century learning principles and techniques.
Designing and implementing developmentally-appropriate standards based lessons and projects,
Supporting the social and emotional development of the children,
Helping children build independence,
Maintaining a positive and professional relationship with students, parents, and colleagues through clear communication,
Traveling with students, locally and out-of-state.
Additional Salary Information: Pacific Northern Academy’s Benefit Package:
-PNA covers the cost of medical insurance for an employee
-PNA employees may choose to take part in vision insurance plan at $23.95/monthly
-PNA employees may choose to take part in dental insurance plan at $27.40/monthly
-PNA employees may choose to take part in a life insurance plan
-After one year of employment, PNA will match up to 5% in a 403B plan
-PNA employees with school-age children may take advantage of the tuition remission program
About Pacific Northern Academy
Pacific Northern Academy is the only independent school in Alaska. Located in Anchorage, Pacific Northern Academy is a progressive Beginners (3 years old) - Grade 8 school of 148 students. The school was founded in 1995. Pacific Northern Academy is guided by its mission: "We educate students to be exceptional learners and independent thinkers of vision, courage, and integrity."