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Professional Opportunity: Middle School Science & Math Teacher (minimum .8 FTE)
Saint George’s School is an independent K-12 school, serving a population of approximately 350 students from the greater Spokane area. The school offers a vibrant and challenging academic program highlighted by the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program and complemented by a well-developed set of enrichment offerings. Students thrive in a nurturing academic environment with a caring and dedicated faculty who are open to collaboration and team building. SGS desires team members who seek to continue their growth as professionals, both through reflective practice and outside professional development.
Timeline: Applications are due by May 6, 2019
Saint George’s School seeks a Middle School Science and Math teacher for the 2019-20 school year. The classes to be taught will include Life Science, 6th Grade Math, Pre-Algebra/Algebra. Successful candidates will: demonstrate expertise in their disciplines, love working with adolescents and their parents, have a strong understanding of pedagogy, a desire to collaborate closely with colleagues, an interest in encouraging cross-curricular connections, and an openness toward outdoor experiences with students. Teachers at Saint George’s model life-long learning.
Teach students in grade 6
Prepare and facilitate 4 classes per day in science and math subject areas
Develop mentoring relationships with students
Provide a class experience that matches the school culture of developing each student’s talents
Provide feedback to students and families in a timely manner
Attend weekly and monthly staff meetings
Academic advising of students with daily study hall/tutorial
Math club advisor
Other related duties as assigned
Opportunities to coach are available.
Application Process: Applicants should submit the following with their application materials:
Cover letter explaining why they are particularly interested in and qualified for this position.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accredited college in Science, Mathematics, or Education required
Washington State Teaching Certificate preferred
3 – 5 years of experience preferred
Excellent communication skills
Technical proficiency with an interest in utilizing, where appropriate, 1:1 school provided student laptops (research, organization, Microsoft suite, or other programs to further and support student learning)
About Saint George's School
Saint George’s School is an independent International Baccalaureate World School nestled on a beautiful 120-acre property overlooking the Little Spokane River in Spokane, Washington. Founded in 1955, Saint George’s continues to make a difference in the lives of young men and women and prepares them to succeed at the best colleges and universities in the world. The Core Beliefs of the founders of Saint George’s have remained as the cornerstones of the school: Honesty, Respect, Generosity of Spirit, and Best Efforts. As part of our commitment to excellence, we try to live those Core Beliefs daily. They set the tone for how our students, teachers, staff, and parents interact with each other. Saint George's currently enrolls 390 students K-12. More information about our school is available at www.sgs.org