Convent of the Sacred Heart is New York City's oldest independent school for girls, educating students in Pre-K through 12. As part of an international network of schools, we are committed to a set of principles shared by all Sacred Heart Schools. Known as the "Goals and Criteria,” these principles articulate the core components of a Sacred Heart education, and charge our community with a unified educational mission.
At the heart of our philosophy is the belief that each child possesses unique gifts. Our job is to unearth those gifts, nurture them, and empower each child of the Sacred Heart to share those gifts with the global community. Convent of the Sacred Heart is committed to being an equitable and inclusive community and seeks candidates who connect to our Mission and Goals.
Upper School Science Teacher
Convent of the Sacred Heart seeks an experienced Upper School Science Teacher for a full time position beginning late August 2019.
Master's degree is required along with the ability to teach a comprehensive, project-based introduction to the fundamental disciplines of engineering
Teach both the introductory course, which includes principles in design, structural engineering and architecture, as well as the expertise to teach the advanced course in mechanical and electrical engineering
Additional responsibilities include, but not limited to, collaborating and planning with the Science faculty, and attending weekly after-school faculty meetings
Ideal candidate will have demonstrated an interest in upper school education, and the ability to relate and communicate effectively and appropriately with adolescent girls
An equal opportunity employer, Sacred Heart seeks to hire outstanding and diverse faculty and staff who work together harmoniously toward the common mission of the school.
Internal Number: 1168
About Convent of the Sacred Heart
The Convent of the Sacred Heart is New York City’s oldest independent school for girls, established in 1881 by the Society of the Sacred Heart. Part of a worldwide network of over 150 schools committed to the mission of Sacred Heart education, the school is housed in two landmark buildings on 91st Street and Fifth Avenue. Since its inception, Convent of the Sacred Heart has been governed by a strong commitment to the education of the whole child, addressing her intellectual, spiritual, social, and emotional development.
Convent of the Sacred Heart is an equal opportunity employer. As an equal opportunity employer, Sacred Heart seeks to hire outstanding and diverse faculty who work together harmoniously toward the common mission of the school.