Crane Country Day School is hiring a Full-Time Science Teacher for Upper School Science. Contract to begin July 1, 2019. First day of school is September 3, 2019.
This position is responsible for teaching a wide variety of science curriculum to sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students. The classes are highly experiential, with many hands-on labs and activities.
Employee benefits are subject to change and currently include:
An average of 16 weeks paid breaks and holidays per year
Medical, Dental, Vision, Group Life and Disability Insurance: zero cost employee coverage
Retirement: 5% after two years; additional 2% matching after five years
Health Savings Account (with HDHP) with annual employer contribution of $1,500
Flexible Spending Account for medical expenses and dependent care
Cafeteria Plan with annual employer contribution of $1,500
Special consideration for Tuition Assistance (scholarships) for children attending Crane* *Must first be accepted under the same Admissions process undergone by the public.
Submit a letter of interest and resume to Elizabeth Keadle, Assistant to the Head of School, via email at email@example.com, or via fax at (805) 969-3635. The deadline to submit an application is March 1, 2019.
Crane Country Day School is an independent K-8 coeducational day school located on a beautiful 11-acre campus in the small seaside town of Montecito, California. We are dedicated to providing an experiential education characterized by a thoughtful balance of academic rigor and creative expression. We thrive as a community that builds character and confidence, while celebrating the joy of learning. Crane is a joyful and supportive place to work—a rich environment where you will find enthusiastic cooperation, healthy relationships with colleagues, and active professional development. Visit us at: www.craneschool.org
Education and Experience:
Teaching experience in middle or high school science
A or B.S. in science or equivalent subject-area required
Experience with Macintosh computers
Ability to successfully develop and maintain positive relationships with students, colleagues, and families
Successful candidates will possess the following attributes:
High energy level
Ability to work as a team member
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
About Crane Country Day School
Crane Country Day School, ideally located in the small seaside village of Montecito, is just 90 minutes north of Los Angeles and 5 minutes south of Santa Barbara. Crane is the oldest independent school in the area, having just launched its 85th anniversary celebration. It is a co-educational day school serving 250 children. The Lower School (grades K-5) and the Upper School (grades 6-8) are both located on the same sprawling yet cozy 11-acre campus that is one of the school's best-known attributes. Honoring its founder's vision, Crane School is dedicated to providing an experiential education characterized by a thoughtful balance of academic challenge and creative expression. We thrive as a community that builds character and confidence, while celebrating the joy in learning.