Upper School Science Position (Temporary/Maternity Leave)
Ursuline Academy of Wilmington, Delaware
July 3, 2018
Full Time - Administration
Upper SchoolScience Temporary/Maternity Leave Position
Ursuline Academy is seeking a full-time Science Teacher for a temporary/maternity leave position, beginning August 2018. We are looking for an experienced and passionate Biology Teacher to join our science team. In addition to teaching multiple levels of Biology (including AP), candidates qualified to teach in other STEM areas are strongly preferred.
The ideal candidate has:
Earned a bachelor’s in Biology or related STEM field; master’s degrees preferred
At least 2 years Upper School science teaching experience
A positive, professional, collaborative work style
The ability to educate in an engaging manner
A passion for innovation, collaboration and participation in a community of learning
The dedication to ensure the spirit and life of the school mission
We seek candidates who embrace learner-driven approaches/pedagogy; who aim to use a cross-curricular, transdisciplinary approach and actively seeks collaborative approaches with teachers within and outside the department. Our ideal candidate is proactive in setting up a student-centered classroom environment that goes beyond the lecture format and who utilizes lab-based instruction for a significant portion of the instructional time.
If interested, please submit your resume and cover letter before July 31, 2018 to firstname.lastname@example.org. When applying, please use “Temporary Science Position” in the “Subject” line of the email.
Please see "Description".
Internal Number: Science Temp 3-18
About Ursuline Academy of Wilmington, Delaware
Founded in 1893, Ursuline Academy is an independent Catholic, college preparatory school serving upwards of 400 students per year across four divisions: Early Childhood, Lower School, Middle School, and Upper School. Ursuline Academy is co-ed through grade five, and serves girls only in grades six through twelve. Part of a world-wide network of more than 105 schools, Ursuline Academy has been guided by the values and mission of the Ursuline Sisters, who established the school more than a century ago. Amongst the Ursuline Sisters’ core beliefs is a commitment to self-reflective adaptation in changing times – a principle rooted in the Foundress of the Ursulines, St. Angela Merici. We prepare our students to live with faith and integrity, and to be lifelong learners and responsible global leaders. Committed to our mission of Serviam or “I will serve,” Ursuline has been a leader in education for 125 years.