Severn School is an independent, coeducational college preparatory day school for students in preschool through grade 12, located in Severna Park, MD. We believe in character-driven education and academic excellence fostered by a supportive community that values the dignity, self-worth, and the potential of each individual.
Severn is looking for an educator who has a strong desire to work with middle and upper school students in and out of the classroom with a focus on makerspace technology along with engineering, science and/or math courses. A successful candidate will:
Serve as an Upper School faculty member and teach 3-4 core courses per year, potentially focusing on engineering, physics, math, and/or computer science.
Collaborate with the Middle School to provide programs for their elective and after-school programs.
Oversee individual and class student projects, coursework, and coordinate extracurricular programs in the Graw Innovation Center.
Support programs such as Robotics, Engineering, CyberPatriot, Junior Achievement, and other emerging opportunities for experiential learning.
Demonstrate the ability to communicate and collaborate with others, including evidence of a strong ability to build and maintain relationships with all grade level students and teachers.
Possess a passion to create, to learn by doing, excited to be a part of the maker-movement. Special consideration will be given to applicants with a working knowledge of 3D printing, laser systems, and other technologies.
This position is a 10 month/year contract and reports to the Director of Studies. Candidates should apply by emailing a cover letter, resume and list of professional references to Doug Lagarde at firstname.lastname@example.org and Lise Charlier at email@example.com