The Nueva School is seeking a full-time middle school science teacher to teach chemistry and physical sciences. Additional responsibilities include advising students, sponsoring a weekly elective course (Academies), overnight travel with students, supervisory duties, and facilitating a weekly literature club.
Nueva is a Pre-K to 9th grade independent school of about 470 students located in Hillsborough and San Mateo, California. The Nueva School creates a dynamic educational model to enable high-ability children to learn how to make choices that will benefit the world. Our school community inspires passion for lifelong learning, fosters social and emotional acuity, and develops the student’s imaginative mind. Nueva is excited to announce the opening a high school at the College of San Mateo in August 2013, beginning with a 9th grade class. Additional information about the school can be found on our website at www.NuevaSchool.org.
The right person for this position should have experience with and a passion for teaching middle school students. Experience with academically gifted students, technology integration, and curriculum development in the area of physical science and chemistry are highly valued. We value innovative, energetic, and flexible team players with the ability to work with adults and students in a collegial setting.
Interested candidates may apply by sending or emailing a cover letter, resume, and teaching philosophy to: firstname.lastname@example.org