The UMass Boston-Noble and Greenough School Math/Science Upward Bound Program (MSUB) is a six-week residential program, serving 50 high school students from the city of Lawrence with promising academic records and a desire to improve their future prospects. MSUB specifically identifies students interested in math and science who wish to pursue advanced study and careers in related fields. Our students come from the six academies that encompass the Lawrence high school system. In addition to meeting family income and educational qualifications, candidates must demonstrate, through their academic records and teacher recommendations, the potential to succeed in an accelerated math/science program, as well as the ability and desire to work hard. We are looking for someone who loves computer science and believes that understanding the basic language of computers, will allow you to problem solve and to think both logically and creatively.
MSUB seeks an experienced teacher of physics and/or chemistry for a position in The Math/Science Upward Bound Program at Noble and Greenough School. The successful candidate will have a strong academic background and a passion for working with adolescents. This faculty member will develop a curriculum for a range of students who will be entering the 10th, 11th and 12th grades. The ideal candidate will be excited for the opportunity to help the Upward Bound Program and the growth of its students, and to act as a campus thought-leader in this work.
Responsibilities and Duties
Teach Monday-Thursday; two 50-minute sections
Teach coding - 10th, 11th & 12th grades
Plan and execute lessons based on given curriculum
Provide a safe and dynamic learning environment
Keep records of students’ academic performance
Maintain positive relationships with students
Qualifications and Skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Must be able to work in the U.S.
Program runs June 25-August 3. (Closed July 4-July 6)
To apply, please send your application to:
Edgar De Leon, Director of Upward Bound
Noble and Greenough School
10 Campus Drive
Dedham, MA 02026
About Noble and Greenough School
Founded by George Washington Copp Noble in 1866, Noble and Greenough School is a rigorous academic community dedicated to motivating and inspiring students to achieve their highest potential and to lead lives characterized by service to others. A co-educational, non-sectarian day and boarding school for students in grades seven (Class VI) through twelve (Class I), Nobles has a current enrollment of just over 600 students–including approximately 50 five-day boarders.
We seek candidates who, in joining the faculty, would bring a desire for ongoing professional improvement, a diversity of backgrounds and experiences and a demonstrated commitment to young people. Nobles has a long standing commitment to diversity and works to ensure that this is reflected within our faculty, staff and student body.