Morgan Park Academy is currently accepting applications for an experienced Middle School math/science teacher for one opening for the 2017-18 school year. Qualified candidates will have 5 years or more of classroom teaching experience; willingness to work in a collegial manner with faculty, staff, and parents; experience teaching across various grade levels; demonstrated success in working with students across different grade levels; Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree and certification preferred; engaging, innovative approach to teaching; mastery of creative and diverse methods of teaching, learning and assessment; experience with developing curriculum; ability to work collaboratively; demonstrated talent to create a positive nurturing environment for students. Interested candidates should submit an application, resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Due to the volume of applications that we receive, no phone calls please.
Bachelor's degree; Master's degree in education and certification preferred •Minimum 5 years effective classroom teaching; Responsibilities: •Instruct and assess students in a supportive manner that addresses multiple learning styles •Integrate technology into the classroom •Communicate student progress to parents and students via myMPA •Maintain classroom web page (myMPA)
Founded in 1873, Morgan Park Academy is a
coeducational, college preparatory, independent day school dedicated to preparing students to pursue the highest levels of educational excellence with an emphasis on independent thinking and scholarship.
We reflect a wide array of diversity and apply a global lens to curriculum to prepare students to act as leaders in the dynamic world of the future. ...We also expect students to live up to the highest standards of human values. Our track record shows that Morgan Park Academy students consistently achieve success in college and embrace leadership roles throughout their lives.
Our highly motivated faculty is complemented by a stimulating, time-tested curriculum. We have some of the smallest class sizes among the top schools in Illinois. The strengths of Morgan Park Academy according to a survey of our parents and students are:
Small class sizes.
Commitment to learning.
Diversity of student community.
The individual attention students receive.
A fully-integrated academic program.
The friendly atmosphere.
Morgan Park Academy provides an engaging, personal learning experience for students from Preschool through High School.