St. Mark’s Episcopal School in Houston, Texas is seeking a creative, organized, team player to serve as a 6th Grade Science Teacher. This is an important member of the middle school faculty and reports directly to the Head of Middle School. We are looking for a forward-thinking and student-centered professional educator who is motivated by problem solving and leading students at this stage of their development.
The St. Mark’s 6th Grade Science Teacher is a crucial position for the students, families, and faculty at St. Mark’s Episcopal School. While this position encompasses many different duties, its primary function is to plan, organize and implement an appropriate science instructional program in a learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential.
- Plan, deliver, and evaluate lessons
- Assess student learning
- Provide feedback and instruction to students
- Serve as a middle school student advisor
- Engage in curricular review and mapping
- Nurture a partnering relationship with students and their families
The community of St. Mark's Episcopal School celebrates the uniqueness of each child. We are stewards of our students' intellectual curiosity, faith, and passion for discovery. We cultivate joy, playfulness, and growth in a child-centered environment. Located in the West University Place neighborhood of Houston, St. Mark’s serves 475 students from Preschool 2s through 8th grade. St. Mark's is an engaging community of learners, where the school partners with its families in preparing each student for the path that lies ahead through a stimulating, whole-child school experience. Through offerings in athletics, performing and visual arts, technology, Spanish and a robust curriculum, St. Mark's prepares its graduates for the many high school options Houston offers, and successfully places its students in high schools which best fit each.
St. Mark's is an Episcopal school, and as part of the St. Mark's Episcopal Church parish, is known as a community environment and second home to over 350 families. The school is committed to its positive relationship with families, believing strongly in the power of a fully engaged dynamic between school and home. As a place where children are known, teachers understand what it means to meet children where they are, which plays a crucial role in fostering each child's spirit.
Interested candidates should email their résumé, cover letter, and references as one PDF directly to email@example.com. To learn more about St. Mark’s, visit www.stmes.org