Upper School Science Teacher - St. Michael's Catholic Academy, an Independent 9th-12th grade campus
St. Gabriel's Catholic School and St. Michael's Catholic Academy, Co-Educational Catholic Day School
Location: Austin, Texas
Type: Full Time
About St. Michael’s Catholic Academy: St. Michael’s Catholic Academy in Austin, TX, is a Christ-centered, college preparatory learning community, inspiring lives of service, courage, personal integrity, and intellectual curiosity. We are distinguished by our Catholic tradition, a welcoming and diverse community, excellent academic programs and a variety of extracurricular activities.
Summary of Position:
St. Michael's Catholic Academy seeks a full time, on campus Science teacher beginning August 2022 for grades 9-12. We are searching for a dynamic, innovative educator in the field of Science, including a focus on Biology at the high school level including Honors or AP courses. Candidates should believe in students and their ability to grow and develop, and must demonstrate ability and deep commitment to meeting the needs of diverse student learners. Candidates should show a commitment to collaboration and professional development. Responsibilities include teaching 4-5 sections of Science, leading an advisory, participating in on-going community service projects and retreats with students and fellow teachers, and opportunity to design and teach winter term mini courses.
Job Details: Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Demonstrate a positive attitude towards students, families, staff and faculty.
Be passionate about pedagogy and collaborative work.
Be dedicated to carrying out the mission of the school.
Possess wide-ranging academic preparation.
Be fully committed to the development of a well-rounded student with attention to overall student well being.
Be willing to work closely with colleagues on departmental objectives or cross curricular projects.
Contribute to our Winter Term, a 3 week term during which diverse opportunities are offered for classes, academic travel and internships.
Have strong interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills and a commitment to both the developmental needs of adolescents and to education.
Have a commitment to diversity in all aspects of school life and reflect an appreciation of life long learning.
Maintain appropriate boundaries in professional relationships with students, families and colleagues.
Required Experience, Degree and Skills:
All applicants must have prior experience. A bachelor’s degree is required, and an advanced degree is preferred.
St. Michael's Catholic Academy is committed to providing equal opportunity in all personnel actions and in the administration of all policies and programs.
St. Michael's Catholic Academy employs individuals without regard to race, color, nationality, ethnicity, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or sexual orientation as protected by federal, state, or local law.
About St. Gabriel's Catholic School and St. Michael's Catholic Academy, Co-Educational Catholic Day School
St. Michael’s Catholic Academy in Austin, TX, is a Christ-centered, college preparatory learning community, inspiring lives of service, courage, personal integrity, and intellectual curiosity. We are distinguished by our Catholic tradition, a welcoming and diverse community, excellent academic programs and a variety of extracurricular activities.