The Fenn School, a grade 4-9 boys’ day school in Concord, MA, seeks candidates for a full-time position teaching general lab science for grades 6-8 and ninth grade Biology. The school’s science program requires teachers to facilitate a hands-on, lab-oriented program, to implement a technology rich curriculum (Fenn is a 1-1 iPad school) and to incorporate relevant elements of sustainability. Experience with project-based learning and an understanding of design thinking practices is beneficial, though not required to apply. Finally, the position also requires advising and coaching responsibilities.
Successful candidates will have a deep educational background in science and at least three years teaching experience. S/he will also be a proactive and collaborative individual who can support the mission of the school and work well with students, parents, faculty and staff. Specific skills, in addition to those mentioned above, include strong written and verbal communication skills, solid classroom management skills and the ability to effectively manage the organizational requirements of the position.
Interested candidates are asked to submit the following materials:
A letter of interest
A current resume
A statement of educational philosophy
List of five references with contact information
Please submit materials electronically via email attachment to Stephen Farley, Assistant Headmaster for the Academic Program, at the following email address firstname.lastname@example.org. Receipt of materials will be acknowledged via email.