The Berkeley Preparatory School, an outstanding independent coeducational day school in Tampa, Florida, places an emphasis on academic excellence with a spirit of social responsibility. Students of all ages exchange ideas and explore ethics as they define their attitudes and values. Berkeley educates the whole child by nurturing students’ intellectual, emotional, spiritual and physical development so that they may attain their highest potential. Berkeley has built a national reputation for academic rigor at the country’s most prestigious universities. The school’s active Episcopal affiliation focuses on inclusivity, support, respect, and the shared values reflected in Berkeley’s vision statement, Berkeley puts people in the world who make a positive difference.
Berkeley Preparatory School is seeking to fill a vacancy in the Upper Division Science Department for the 2017-2018 school year. The successful candidate will be able to teach biology at the introductory, honors, and AP levels. The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in environmental science. Experience in and/or willingness to teach introductory and honors level chemistry is preferred. Sponsorship of and participation in extra-curricular science-themed clubs is expected.
Berkeley Preparatory School is proud to call the Gries Center for Arts and Sciences home for all upper division science classes. This state-of-the-art facility features nine fully-equipped laboratory classrooms including two dedicated chemistry labs with student fume hoods, a microbiology suite, and a robotics laboratory. The Doyle Family Science Wing also houses two separate long term project areas, three prep rooms, and a 3,000 square foot design technology space.
Located on a gorgeous 80-acre campus, Berkeley serves 1,300 students in Grades PK-12. The school continues to experience strong interest and full enrollment, and is marked with a very strong positive school culture. Berkeley’s faculty, staff and student body reflects the diversity of its surrounding communities.
This position will have an August 2017 start date. Candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Mrs. Heather Connolly, Hiring Manager, at email@example.com