The Episcopal School of Jacksonville is seeking applications for a full-time Middle School teacher in the Science Department, beginning in August 2019. A science department member in the Middle School should feel comfortable teaching Earth Science and/or Physical Science. Special consideration will be given to those teachers who have experience or training in teaching middle school students. Candidates with the ability to structure student-centered learning through lab experiments are preferred. Each Middle School faculty member is assigned a small group of students for academic advising. Additional duties may include, but are not limited to, coaching an athletic team, supervising community service, or sponsoring a club.
Bachelor’s degree in appropriate field of study (i.e. Science, Science Education, or a field heavily dependent on applied science) from a four-year college or university, or post-graduate work in subject matter; advanced degree preferred.
Teaching experience is preferred, but we are also interested in entry-level new teacher candidates who have a strong desire to work with colleagues in a learner-centered environment.
Demonstrate classroom management skills,
Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills,
Demonstrate a working knowledge of lab safety and a commitment to emphasize safety regularly,
Demonstrate an interest in developing the curriculum and taking advantage of professional development opportunities,
Demonstrate an ability to work cooperatively with faculty, students, and parent
About Episcopal School of Jacksonville
Founded in 1966, Episcopal School of Jacksonville has distinguished itself as the finest college preparatory school in North Florida. Located on 88 acres along the beautiful St. Johns River, Episcopal provides a challenging educational experience for students of all backgrounds in grades 6 through 12.
The mission of Episcopal is to provide a superior college-preparatory education in an environment marked by high expectation, Christian nurture, and social diversity. Through a balanced program of academics, arts and athletics, Episcopal’s faculty seeks to stimulate in each student intellectual growth, character development, responsible leadership, and a commitment to community service.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, a resume, and a list of references to: firstname.lastname@example.org