Dawson, a K-12 independent school of 529 students located east of Boulder on a beautiful 112-acre campus, seeks an exceptional physics teacher for upper school (grades 9-12). Dawson is a growing and passionate educational community dedicated to the healthy development and education of all of its students. We are committed to excellence of mind, body, and character and to the support of students’ efforts to reach their individual potential, meet the challenges of the world, and savor life. Compensation is competitive.
Teaching experience required
An undergraduate degree in related field of education or physics is required, a graduate degree is preferred
Experience using CAD / 3D modeling software (Solidworks, OnShape, Fusion 360, or other)
Ability to coach our robotics program including – design, fabrication, programming, etc.
Attitude that exemplifies teamwork and personal responsibility
Ability to include technology elements into all aspects of instruction -
Maintain strict confidentiality in all matters
Demonstrate enthusiasm for work with all school constituencies
Model school virtues of respect, compassion, courage, and integrity
Collaborate and work positively as a member of a team
Report to Director of Upper School
Teach four sections of Physics and Engineering courses and coach the FIRST Robotics team
Serve as Advisor
Participate in class trips and Winterim
Additional duties as deemed necessary by the School
Interested candidates should go to the Dawson website (www.dawsonschool.org), scroll to the bottom of the page and clink on the Employment link, click the link under Current Job Opportunities at Dawson, and select the US Physics Teacher posting to apply for this position. Only online applications will be accepted.