The Marvelwood School is seeking a high school Science teacher for a full-time position starting in September 2021. The successful candidate will join an exceptional team of teachers and work with students in grades 10-12, teaching classes including Chemistry and upper-level biology classes such as Anatomy and Forensics.
We seek innovative candidates who will value the opportunity to commit fully to the academic, social, and emotional support and development of teenagers and who possess the necessary technical skills to appropriately and effectively integrate technology, hands-on learning, student collaboration, and online resources into their teaching. Qualified candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree and at least two years of secondary teaching experience in Chemistry. Most desirable are candidates who will participate eagerly in the broader life of the School, contributing to athletic, extracurricular, and residential life programming.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
The ideal candidate will have:
A Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a related field;
At least two years of teaching experience at the high school level (preferred);
An interest in STEM education;
Proficiency with technology and a desire to creatively incorporate technology and hands-on learning into the classroom;
The willingness and ability to differentiate instruction to challenge and motivate students at all levels of ability;
High energy and a strong ability to connect with teenagers;
Excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to interact professionally with all members of the school community;
A commitment to professional development and lifelong learning;
The desire and ability to contribute meaningfully in a variety of aspects of boarding school life (advisor, dorm parent, coach, etc.)
Please visit the Marvelwood website to learn more about the School.
A cover letter, resumé, and list of reference contacts should be emailed to the Dean of Faculty, Marie Gold, at email@example.com.
Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a related field
About The Marvelwood School
Marvelwood is a small (100-130 students) coed boarding school in Kent, CT, grades 9-12.