The Phelps School seeks an instructor of upper school Chemistry and/or Physics for the 2019-20 school year.
Teachers at Phelps serve as advisors to as many as five students and are fully involved in co-curricular programs as coaches, activity sponsors, weekend trip chaperones, and community service project supervisors. Some reside on campus in faculty housing and serve as dorm parents (supervisors). They are dynamic men and women dedicated to helping each boy become a better man – in and out of the classroom. They enjoy working with students in relatively small classes and engaging collaboratively in curriculum design and constant professional improvement. They strive to integrate technology into their teaching and to help improve students’ creativity and critical thinking skills.
The new teacher will have the opportunity to serve on the residential life staff, with campus housing and utilities provided.
PA Teaching Certification or coursework sufficient to obtain PA Private Academic Certification
Facility with a variety of instructional methods and assessments
Ability to create a learning environment that addresses and supports each student’s needs