Long Term Substitute -High/Upper School Science Teacher

    • Job Tracking ID: 512692-737131
    • Job Location: Worcester, MA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Per Diem
    • Date Updated: July 15, 2020
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: August 19, 2020
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Job Description:

Long-Term Sub - Upper School Science Teacher

Worcester Academy is looking for a dynamic educator with a love for Upper School students and experience with multicultural curriculum and pedagogy, and a willingness to collaborate with others, to fill in from August 19, 2020 for approximately 12 weeks. Compensation is $100 per Diem through the first 20 instructional days, and then step structure based on experience and education. We offer an opportunity to work in a positive and stimulating classroom environment with eager, engaged learners with an average class size of 14.

Philosophy

Our vision includes a commitment to diversity in all its forms, innovative teaching and learning, urban leadership, and global engagement. Teachers at Worcester Academy are committed to designing learning opportunities that provide our students the skills and competencies necessary for success in a global, digital, inter-connected world. Our teachers embrace project-based instruction, collaborative inquiry, and student-centered teaching with a commitment to student agency and differentiated instruction in a small classroom environment. Please provide your cover letter and educational philosophy statement, and resume (upload as attachments).

Core Responsibilities/Expectations

  • Teach four sections of US Science (two Biology and two Chemistry)
  • Advise a group of up to 10 students
  • Complete grading, comments, and progress reports in a timely manner
  • Adhere to departmental expectations
  • Regularly attend scheduled faculty meetings
  • Attend all school events and functions as assigned by the Head of School
  • Maintain open communication with parents
  • Facilitate parent conferences
  • Attend Parents night

Experience and Skills:

Required Experience:

Qualifications

Worcester Academy seeks candidates who will reflect and enhance the racial, cultural, and gender diversity of our school.

A bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline or a related field is required; a master’s degree is preferred.

Benefits

None