Kent Place School is seeking a Science teacher with expertise and experience in teaching AP Physics I and Physics, enthusiasm to collaborate with an inquiry based department, advise a group of students, and to participate in community events at our all-girls school. Candidate should have expertise in curriculum development and interest in promoting STEM fields.
Located in Summit, NJ, Kent Place School is an all-girls K-12 independent, nonsectarian, college preparatory day school with a co-educational pre-school.
Kent Place recognizes that teachers are the foundation of the school’s mission. Our faculty is made up of a diverse group of men and women who are inspiring scholars and leaders of exemplary character. Through encouraging inquiry, collaboration, interdisciplinary and critical thinking, they inspire each student to achieve her full academic, physical and creative potential; to love learning; to gain confidence; to live responsibly; to lead; and to develop respect for herself and others in the global community. KPS continually seeks teaching candidates who reflect these qualities themselves and who reflect the diversity of the global community; who possess the communication skills to guide students in meaningful and productive ways; who are passionate about teaching and learning, as well as their subject areas; and who can make positive contributions to the school community.
Kent Place School is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates who support the development of a school community that is culturally competent, a working environment that is affirming and inclusive, where each member feels safe and valued, as described in our Diversity statement.
Please submit resume and cover letter to: Julia Gentile, Director of Studies, Kent Place School, 42 Norwood Avenue, Summit, NJ 07902-0308; or, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with "US Science" in the subject line.
Candidates should have a minimum of three - five years science teaching experience. Masters Degree in academic field or in Teaching preferred.
About Kent Place School
Kent Place School is an all-girls independent non-sectarian K-12 day school, with a coeducational preschool, in Summit, New Jersey.