Website Sacramento Country Day School

Independent Day School, PreK - 12

Sacramento Country Day School, the regional leader in Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade independent school education since 1964, seeks a full-time science teacher in our Middle School (grades 6-8) for the 2024-25 school year. The salary range for this position is between $52,000 and $95,000, depending on education and experience.

This full-time position will include teaching three sections of Middle School Science in Grades 6, a physical science curriculum focusing on chemistry and physics. Country Day’s middle school science curriculum aligns with Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS.)

Candidates will also be prepared to integrate themselves into the life of the school, including, but not limited to, teaching two elective courses, serving as an advisor, and chaperoning field trips, including an outdoor education trip.

The successful candidate will have the following attributes:

·      Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field; graduate degrees preferred.

·      Experience and expertise that align with our program and NGSS.

·      Demonstrated successful teaching experience and someone who enjoys working with children.

·      Excellent verbal and written skills, as well as outstanding interpersonal skills.

·      Demonstrated ability to work well with students and colleagues; willingness to be an active, enthusiastic member of the Country Day community.

·      Strong commitment to equity and inclusion.

School requirements include: background check, First Aid/CPR training (school sponsored), and negative TB result.

Sacramento Country Day School’s mission is to inspire intellectual discovery and engage a diverse community to think critically, live creatively, and act compassionately. The ideal candidate will add strength to a wide range of programs and embrace a diverse and powerful learning community.

Sacramento Country Day School is an inclusive community and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds. To apply, please send a single .pdf file that includes a letter of interest, resume, and a list of three (3) references to the Head of Middle School, Sarah Ostermueller at

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