Poly Prep seeks applicants for an Upper School Chemistry Teacher to join our strong team of science teachers. The ideal candidate will be comfortable designing a rigorous curriculum with a focus on guided inquiry instruction or modeling, be interested in collaboration with colleagues and be comfortable using technology in the classroom. Instructional duties would include teaching AP Chemistry, Honors Chemistry and Chemistry.
In addition to instructional duties, the successful candidate will be expected to be an advisor to 7-10 students, manage the chemical storage closet and communicate effectively and respectfully with the Poly community.
At Poly, we take pride in our diverse community and work hard to ensure this is reflected within our faculty. Additionally, in keeping with our Country Day School philosophy, we seek someone who will share a passion for learning both in and out of the classroom. We value teaching that encourages curiosity, independence, exploration and critical thinking appropriate to the developmental levels and learning styles of our students.
Poly Prep strives to be an equitable, just, and diverse community, one proud of and deeply committed to empowering students to discover who they are and what they want to be. In keeping with the country day school philosophy, we seek community members who will share a passion for learning in and out of the classroom. Every educator at Poly Prep aspires to uphold our mission “to support and inspire the next diverse generation of leaders and global citizens to act with intelligence, imagination and––above all––character.”
How to Apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter and current resume detailing their philosophy of teaching and three references to:
Debbie Van Ryn
Head of Science Department