Thayer Academy seeks a qualified candidate for a full-time Upper School Science teacher for the 2019-20 school year (grades 9-12). Responsibilities will include teaching four sections of science, advising 7-8 students, and coaching and/or leading a student club/activity. Candidates who have interest, ability, and experience with Robotics may be considered for teaching sections in our Robotics program in lieu of a science section or two. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and a current resume to Highley Thompson, Upper School Director (firstname.lastname@example.org).
About Thayer Academy
Thayer Academy is an independent, college-preparatory day school for boys and girls in grades 5 - 12. It was founded in 1877 by the bequest of General Sylvanus Thayer, “Father of the U.S. Military Academy” at West Point and founder of the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College.
Thayer Academy is located in residential Braintree, Massachusetts, 13 miles south of Boston on a 34-acre campus comprised of 9 buildings and 57 classrooms.
Thayer's enrollment for the 2013-2014 academic year is 688 (211 Middle School, 477 Upper School), with students coming from 57 surrounding towns and cities. There are 108 faculty members, 70% of whom have graduate degrees.