Math, Science, Spanish, PE, Mandarin Chinese Teachers
Bishop Ireton High School
March 22, 2018
Full Time - Faculty
Bishop Ireton High School, a Catholic high school in Alexandria, Virginia, is looking for energetic, passionate teachers who welcome the challenges of the classroom and demonstrate professionalism in a collaborative environment. The ideal candidates will be team players who have strong communication skills. The school has openings for the following teaching positions in the 2018-2019 school year:
Math Teachers – Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in mathematics; a master’s degree is preferred. A Virginia teaching license is also preferred. Two positions are open, one for an Algebra 1 teacher, the other for a teacher for Algebra 2, Pre-calculus, and possibly Trigonometry.
Science Teacher– Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in chemistry or physics; a master’s degree is preferred. A Virginia license is also preferred. The position involves teaching mostly Chemistry classes, but may require teaching Physics as well.
Spanish Teacher - Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in Spanish; a master’s degree is preferred. A Virginia teaching license and experience are also preferred. Spanish level 1-4.
Physical Education Teacher - Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor's degree in education or related field; 2+ years' experience in PE/health/wellness and in-depth knowledge of subject matter; Drivers Education certification preferred, though not required; valid driver's license and the ability to travel and work nights and weekends as necessary; Red Cross CPR and First Aid Certification required.
Mandarin Chinese I Teacher - Successful candidates will be dedicated teachers holding a Bachelor’s degree in Mandarin Chinese and should possess native or near-native proficiency in both Chinese and English (must be able to interact with colleagues, students and families proficiently in English). This is a part-time position that has the potential to become full time in the future. Candidates with experience teaching Chinese in high school or at the late middle-school level using communicative and task-based pedagogical practices and who have a current Virginia teaching license are preferred. Experience living in a Chinese culture is a plus.
Interested candidates should send an email including a letter of interest and current resume to Mrs. Lonnell Battle, Assistant Principal for Academics, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor's degree. A Virginia teaching license and experience are also preferred.
Bishop Ireton, a co-educational, college preparatory high school in historic Alexandra, Virginia, began its proud heritage of academic excellence rooted in Catholic tradition in 1964. “Be who you are and be that well” is at the core of its extraordinary mission and values. The school offers a challenging environment and outstanding quality of life, both in academics and co-curricular activities, with a strong focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) courses, critical writing across the disciplines, and fine arts. The spirit of community service and giving back is part of everything the school does. Bishop Ireton’s top-tier status is reflected in its talented faculty and staff, who take great pride in seeing virtually every graduate head to college - often to the most prestigious universities. Together with families, Bishop Ireton provides students with the foundation and relationships for a lifetime, helping to ready the next generation to be exemplary and ethical leaders in an ever-changing world.