Upper School Chemistry Teacher
Berkeley Carroll is a Pre-K through Grade 12 college preparatory school of 968 students located in the Park Slope section of New York City. Our vibrant intellectual community draws students from all over the city; admission to the school is competitive, and both our parents and students value achievement.
The Berkeley Carroll School seeks a full time Upper School Chemistry teacher for the 2017-2018 academic year. The ideal candidate would have several years experience teaching chemistry and would feel excited about teaching the subject at a variety of levels - from an introductory course for 10th graders to an advanced course for 11th and 12th graders.
The ideal candidate will be able to combine exciting, original ideas with a rigorous analytical approach that will motivate all of our students to see the importance of both practical and theoretical science while at the same time providing them with sufficient background to pursue scientific studies at University and beyond. Candidates should be eager to design curriculum and will have the opportunity to work with a team of committed and innovative science teachers. Candidates should expect to have a voice in departmental and curricular decisions from day one.
Candidates should have at least a Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline and should have several years teaching experience.
Strong candidates will also be interested in being active members of our school community, including involvement in student life: as a grade advisor, leader of a student club, advisor to a publication, or the coach of a team.
Berkeley Carroll is committed to an inclusive program and a diverse faculty and student body. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment to and experience with diversity, equity or inclusion work are especially encouraged to apply.
Candidates should send a cover letter and resume with a list of references to:
Scott Rubin, Chair, Upper School Science: email@example.com