The Baldwin School is currently seeking an experienced part-time Upper School Science Teacher, to begin August, 2019. The primary teaching responsibilities will be 10th grade chemistry with the possibility of teaching either 9th grade physics or math. We are seeking a dynamic educator interested in working collaboratively on innovative curriculum design and development. Qualified candidates will have a strong understanding of current pedagogical practice in science instruction and have the ability to effectively differentiate instruction for all students. In addition to classroom responsibilities, faculty members contribute to the daily life of the school, by serving as advisers, mentoring students in co-curricular programs, actively participating in department and divisional meetings and embracing the many leadership opportunities available to Baldwin community members. This position is currently half-time, with the potential to be 75%.
Essential Teacher Qualifications:
Able to engage and challenge all students in rigorous content, utilizing well-planned lessons
Creative in instructional techniques and classroom management strategies
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with students, colleagues and parents
Seeks feedback to further on-going personal and professional growth
Well organized, flexible and collaborative
Demonstrated commitment to fostering an inclusive school community
Has excitement, joy and passion for teaching Science to Upper School students
BA. in Science or Education or a related field, with course work in Chemistry, M.A. preferred, in either the specific subject area or education.
Minimum of 2-4 years of relevant classroom teaching experience required, preferably in an independent school setting
Interest and experience in the purposeful use of technology in the classroom
Demonstrated experience with project-based learning and cross divisional collaboration preferred
Enthusiastic support of the School’s mission and the value of an all-girls educational experience
About The Baldwin School
The Baldwin School develops bright, talented girls in Pre-K through Grade 12 into confident, accomplished women with vision, global understanding and the determination to make enduring contributions to the world. For 130 years The Baldwin School has combined the region's premier college preparatory curriculum
with distinguished arts, athletics and community service programs. Guided by our outstanding faculty who are experts in girls' education, Baldwin offers an experiential learning environment within a supportive and encouraging community.