Middle School Science Teacher Full Time and 2 Month Paternity Leave Replacement
Berkeley Carroll is a Pre-K through grade 12 college preparatory school of 980 students located in the Park Slope section of New York City. Our vibrant intellectual community draws students from all over the city, admission to the school is competitive, and both our parents and students value achievement.
The Berkeley Carroll Middle School seeks an inspirational and passionate Science teacher for a full-time leave replacement for the remainder of the school year. Intelligence, stamina, humor and a love for the special qualities of middle schoolers are essential. The science department uses a Project Based Learning approach and applicants should have exposure and/or openness to this method of teaching. The process of curriculum design and delivery is collaborative and curriculum is uniform across a grade. Grade level teaching teams schedule multiple meetings per week in order to plan effective lessons. Each grade level touches on multiple disciplines. Applicants should be open to teaching grades seven and eight. Prior experience teaching students of this age is critical.
Berkeley Carroll is committed to an inclusive program and a diverse faculty and student body. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment to and experience with diversity, equity or inclusion work are especially encouraged to apply.
The Berkeley Carroll School is an independent, nonsectarian, coed pre-kindergarten through 12th Grade day school in Park Slope, Brooklyn. The school is a creative and intellectual community where devoted teachers challenge and engage talented students. Its demanding curriculum and vibrant civic life prepare graduates for success in college and for the greater endeavor—a life of critical, ethical, and global thinking. For more information, visit www.berkeleycarroll.org