Hutchison School seeks a full?time high school chemistry teacher to teach honors, advanced honors, and AP Chemistry. Candidates should be conversant with both the discipline of chemistry and current instructional practices in teaching science. A comfort with applying a variety of teaching strategies, assessment tools, and inquiry-oriented classroom practices is a must. Successful applicants will possess the interpersonal and professional skills to collaborate with other teachers, engage girls, and promote an enthusiasm for learning in the field of science.
The ideal candidate will have experience teaching chemistry in an independent school setting and will be comfortable teaching girls in a student-centered environment. A Bachelor’s degree is required and advanced degrees are preferred. Candidates should be passionate about both the field of science and the development of adolescent learners.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable
About Hutchison School
Founded in 1902, Hutchison is a vibrant leader in the Memphis community. While preserving timehonored traditions and respect for its founding on Christian principles and values, Hutchison welcomes faculty and students of all faiths and teaches appreciation for the differences among us. Within a structured and nurturing environment, Hutchison encourages each student to develop a lifelong joy of learning, to sharpen her intellectual curiosity, to cultivate artistic expression, and to strive for physical well?being. Students, administrators, parents, and teachers—the entire community—work together to develop each girl’s self?reliance and her commitment to our core values: integrity, respect, responsibility, honor, and excellence.
Interested and qualified candidates should submit the following electronically as separate documents to email@example.com
• Formal letter of application for the position;
• Current resume;
• Statement of educational philosophy and practice;
• List of at least five references with name, title, phone number and e?mail address of each.