Leave Replacement-Middle & High School Biological Science Teacher
The Ursuline School (New Rochelle, NY)
Location: New Rochelle, New York
Type: Full Time
Leave Replacement – Middle and High School Biological Science Teacher
The Ursuline School is a private, independent, Catholic, college preparatory girls’ school, grades 6 through 12. The school was established in 1897 in the spirit of St. Angela Merici, foundress of the Ursuline Order. The Ursuline School is a part of a network of educators at secondary schools and colleges of the Ursuline Sisters across the United States and 36 countries. The school is known for its rigorous academic program, its robust service opportunities, and its dedication to the education of the whole person. Ursuline is located in New Rochelle, New York, 20 miles north of Manhattan in a diverse, suburban community. The school is accredited by the National Association of Independent Schools and the NY State Board of Regents. Ursuline is a member of the National Coalition of Girls Schools and NY State Association of Independent Schools.
Start Date: Mid-December 2021 End Date: June 16, 2022
Position: Full-time leave replacement Reports to: Science Department Chair
Courses: 7th grade Life Science and 9th grade Biology Honors
Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the principles and practices of Science, specifically in the field of Biology
Plan, structure, and implement interactive and lab-based science lessons that develop students’ critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Effectively use appropriate technology and tools in science teaching
Collaborate with department members on curriculum and instruction
Keep students and parents well informed of student progress by providing timely feedback
Perform additional school-wide duties
A Master’s degree in biological sciences or science education
Prior high school and/or middle school teaching experience
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Teacher certification preferred
To apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Ursuline School is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to hiring faculty, administration and staff of diverse backgrounds. Our community promotes a respect for individuals regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other state or federally protected classification.