Mount Pisgah Christian School (MPCS) is seeking an experienced educator to teach a fulltime load of upper school science courses beginning immediately for the 2018-2019 school year. The candidate should have excellent oral and written communication skills, an educational philosophy and Christian worldview consistent with the mission and goals of MPCS, and certification or qualification to teach secondary school science. The ideal candidate will have experience and a passion for teaching upper level courses, including Chemistry with ability to teach Broad-Field Science. He or she must demonstrate proficiency with technology and a willingness to integrate technology into the classroom and laboratory. Importantly, he or she should have a strong desire to contribute to school life beyond the classroom. Many also coach sports, sponsor clubs or play a role in he growing arts program. All MPCS teachers serve as advisors and participate in the school’s annual spiritual retreat.
The Upper School Instructor of Chemistry will have:
Experience teaching in a Christian independent school, college or university setting
Experience working as part of an academic team and facilitating a collaborative, trusting atmosphere among teaching colleagues
A demonstrated history of being committed to professional development and lifelong learning
High energy, career ambition and a genuine ability to “connect” with teenagers
Those eager to serve in a faith-based learning environment, modeling diligence, perseverance, resilience, patience, courage, and Christian discipleship
Founded in 1986, Pisgah is an accredited, college-preparatory independent Christian school with a rich history of nurturing and inspiring students in preschool through 12th grade. Compensation and benefits are competitive and will be based on the candidate’s experience and potential to make an immediate contribution to the life of the school. The school requires employees to attest to and sign an ecumenical Statement of Faith.
Please mail or email a resume, cover letter detailing interest and qualifications, and list of references to: