Employment

Upper School Chemistry and Biology - Maternity Leave Replacement

Overview
The Spence School seeks a dynamic, passionate science teacher to join our innovative and highly collaborative department for a maternity-leave replacement from late October 2019 through January 2020.

Responsibilities
  • Teach two sections of 11th grade Biology and two sections of 10th grade Chemistry.
  • Meet with co-teacher weekly to plan course work
  • Attend biweekly department meetings
Qualifications
  • Possesses experience in the biological and chemical sciences
  • Has sustained experience teaching high-school aged students
  • Possesses Master’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Finds joy in working with children and in school life
  • Approaches work with optimism, energy, kindness, and a sense of humor
  • Demonstrates cultural competency and skills engaging with and learning from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences


Spence is committed to an equitable and inclusive program and a diverse faculty and student body. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are therefore especially encouraged to apply.

Applicants should email cover letter and resume as a single file in PDF format—please
include the applicant’s name in the file name—to scienceleave@spenceschool.org (no faxes or phone calls, please).
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