De La Salle Academy is a private, independent, non-sectarian middle school located in Manhattan. The school’s student body includes youngsters from across of New York City. De La Salle is the only private, independent school in New York City for academically talented, economically less advantaged boys and girls in grades six through eight. Students and adults commit to living in community through a purposefully rigorous academic curriculum, strong core values, a profound knowledge of self, and a desire to serve the array of communities we represent.
De La Salle Academy seeks a science and math teacher capable of teaching a rigorous and innovative curriculum in grades 6-8. The ideal candidate’s responsibilities will include teaching Earth Science, Chemistry and Biology. Candidates should also be willing to teach one section of sixth grade mathematics. Potential candidates should be aligned with the school’s commitment to develop each child’s mind, body, heart and spirit both inside and outside the classroom.
How to Apply:
Applicants should forward materials (resume, cover letter and teaching philosophy) to email@example.com. Subject line should include the candidate’s name and the position of interest. All materials should be addressed to Dr. Angel Gonzalez, Principal. Please follow these directions to ensure you have a complete application.
• Excellent written and communication skills • Ability to differentiate instruction • An openness to professional development and continuous learning • Attentive to the social-emotional needs of young adolescent students • Willingness and desire to mentor students • Ability to work collaboratively with other teachers and administrators • Can offer elective courses (inside or outside the department)
• Bachelor’s degree – in a STEM field. Master’s degree in Education preferred. • Experience working with diverse student populations • A minimum of 2 years full-time teaching experience in middle school beyond student teaching preferred