Candidate will teach two sections of 10th grade general chemistry. In addition to the main duties as a chemistry teacher, the candidate will also teach one section of 11th grade physics, with the possibility to be reassigned to a biology or 9th grade science skills course in future years. In addition, candidate will be an active member of the team, working to further develop and expand the current science curriculum.
STARTING DATE: September 1, 2019 (preparation may start from the late August)
OTHER DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Full-time teachers are assigned various school duties, such as committee members. Work hours may change depending on schedule and circumstances. Normally full-time teachers are expected to be on campus 7:45 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. Full-time teachers are expected to participate in official school events during the weekends as set out in the School Calendar or as the President requires, including occasional rostered contribution (not more than once a Quarter) to the Saturday or Sunday curriculum program. Full-time teachers are expected to assist with Study Hall 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. one evening a week in accordance with the Guide to Study Hall Supervision. Rosters for days and dates for Saturday/Sunday and Study Hall duties will be drawn up by the Vice President and published at least a Quarter in advance. Full-time teachers are expected to contribute to the Academic Extension (AE) program (3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.) one afternoon a week.
Certified high school chemistry teacher strongly desired. Uncertified candidates with a Master’s Degree may also be considered. Experience in teaching ESL students is preferred, but not required. Strong teamwork skills and flexibility are strongly desired.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits Package (including health insurance and 403B pension plan)
About Keio Academy of New York
Keio Academy of New York is a private co-educational, independent secondary school chartered by both the University of the State of New York and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in Japan, and is accredited by the New York State Association of Independent School (NYSAIS).