Trinity School, a co-educational, K-12 institution located on the Upper West side of Manhattan, seeks an Upper School Physics Teacher to serve students in grades 9-12, beginning in September 2019.
Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in physics (master’s degree preferred) and high school physics teaching experience in courses ranging from 9th grade physics through AP Physics C. Understanding and experience with laboratory-based, student-centered instruction is essential. Interest and experience in teaching other courses, particularly advanced physics as a first course to motivated students with strong science backgrounds, and/or supervising student research is desirable. The position will involve teaching 9th graders in a physics first curriculum in addition to the possibility of teaching advanced or senior level physics.
Qualified candidates will possess intellectual curiosity, strong communication skills, openness to others’ ideas, understanding of student learning needs, strong communication skills, emotional intelligence, an ability to work cooperatively and generously with colleagues, a commitment to ongoing professional development, an eagerness to build community both within the school and with community partners, and a sense of humor
An Equal Opportunity Employer, Trinity School seeks candidates who will add to the diversity of our school community.