The Calverton School seeks a full-time science teacher to teach IB Physics and 9th grade Integrated Science in the Upper School beginning in August of 2018. This position will include teaching both years of IB Physics at the Higher Level and 2 (or 3) sections of the 9th grade Integrated Science course, advising a group of 8-12 upper school students, and participating in the co-curricular life of the school.
Members of the Calverton Science department are:
Flexible, enthusiastic scientist-teachers with a passion for guiding students in discovering the world around them.
Dedicated to providing their classes with opportunities to test and develop their understanding of the forces that govern our world through frequent lab experiences.
Committed to developing well-rounded learners in keeping with the school’s International Baccalaureate Programme and Philosophy of Honor.
Additionally, as a school, we seek a candidate who has knowledge and experience in using educational technology in the classroom, who brings an active interest in engaging in a 21st century learning community, who enjoys working with teenagers, and who can contribute to campus life outside of the classroom through leadership of clubs, sports, or service.
Interested candidates should forward a cover letter and resume to Jesse Mathers (Science Department Chair) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The ideal candidate will have previous teaching experience and familiarity with the IB Programme, the ability to both teach challenging Physics concepts at an advanced level and engage 9th graders in basic concepts of chemistry and physics. While candidates with a Masters degree or higher are preferred, all applicants should hold a BS in Physics or have significant training in Physics with a BS in a closely related field.
Additional Salary Information: Salary depends on education and years of experience
About The Calverton School
The Calverton School a college preparatory, day (and now boarding) school located in Huntingtown, Maryland, approximately 45 minutes east of Washington, D.C. and 30 minutes south of Annapolis, MD. The school enrolls 260 students in Preschool through Grade 12, and all of the school’s graduates are accepted into four-year colleges and universities. Students come from five counties, including Calvert, Charles, St. Mary's, Anne Arundel and Prince George's.