Allen Academy in Bryan, Texas, is currently seeking candidates for a fifth grade math/science teacher, beginning in August of 2018. This Lower School teacher will instruct students in mathematics and science, while creating a positive, engaging and nurturing environment for learning. He/she will work closely with a grade level team partner who teaches language arts and social studies. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching in the upper elementary classroom grades, a natural aptitude for cultivating relationships with students and families, knowledge of differentiated instruction, an interest to incorporate the use of student technology, and will also be flexible, collaborative, a team player, knowledgeable of child development, a lifelong learner, and possess a true love and passion for children and their educational success. This candidate will also possess the qualities inherent in Allen Academy’s core values.
Teaching experience at an independent college preparatory school
Interest and ability to contribute to extracurricular programs
Knowledge and experience with Singapore Mathematics
Knowledge of Interactive Science or a strong background in science instruction/fundamentals
Potential interest in Department Chair of Math for K-12 continuum
Required: A bachelor’s degree in elementary education or related field
At least 3 years experience in an upper elementary classroom, preferably in an independent school
Master’s degree in an education field and/or math/science related area is a bonus
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, educational philosophy, and resume to Mr. Tommy Tibbitts, Allen Academy’s Head of Lower School at email@example.com
About Allen Academy
Allen Academy is a co-ed, independent day school located in Bryan, Texas. Established in 1886, it is the oldest private college preparatory school in the state of Texas. Our school serves students from age three through grade 12. We offer a global education experience which is enhanced by our international student program. Allen offers 14 AP level classes, has a full slate of interscholastic athletic teams, and has perennially been named the top private school in the Bryan/College Station area.