National Cathedral School (NCS) seeks a full-time physics teacher prepared to teach students at every high school level of physics including AP Physics and algebra-based physics. An advanced degree, high school teaching experience, and willingness to expand the school’s course offerings in the STEAM disciplines are preferred. The ability and desire to lead and develop co-curricular activities and programs in electronics, robotics, engineering, coding, research or some other STEAM topic that complements our science offerings are required.
The school day is from about 7:45 a.m. through about 4:00 p.m. Other responsibilities include regular department, division, and faculty meetings, supervision of one or more study halls, and serving as a homeroom advisor. Salaries are competitive, based on experience and include a full benefits package including professional development.
National Cathedral School serves 585 students in grades 4 through 12. Students thrive in an intellectual environment and love to be challenged. NCS graduates are recognized as highly motivated and confident. Faculty and staff maintain a lively conversation about the meaning of all-girls education, an interest in pedagogy, and innovative uses of technology. As an Episcopal school, NCS welcomes people of all backgrounds and faiths while maintaining a close identity with Washington National Cathedral’s commitment to be a house of prayer for all people. Located in Northwest Washington on 59 beautiful acres, the Cathedral Close is also home to St. Albans School and Beauvoir: The National Cathedral Elementary School.
NCS is committed to leadership in multicultural education and a culturally diverse faculty and staff. The school therefore seeks applications from candidates who will contribute to an atmosphere in which all are valued and supported.
Interested candidates should send an electronic application that includes a brief cover letter, résumé and the names and contact information of three to five references. In addition, applicants should submit a sample lesson that the candidate has used with students. Please submit these materials as one combined attachment in Word or PDF format with "Upper School Physics Teacher" in the subject line to email@example.com.