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Teaching Staff - Science Focus
|School Name||Puget Sound Community School|
|City, State||Seattle, WA|
Located in the vibrant International District of Seattle, WA, Puget Sound Community School (PSCS) is a nonprofit, independent school, serving students in grades 6- 12. PSCS is known in the Seattle area independent school community as a student-centered, relationship-driven progressive model of education. The PSCS philosophy is based upon the belief that young people are intrinsically compelled by their own curiosities and desires to learn—and that, when provided a positive and supportive environment, along with a variety of opportunities offered by engaging people—they will enthusiastically pursue meaningful and challenging goals. This distinctive approach fosters creativity, flexibility, and passion.
PSCS staff is diverse, with 50% people of color, 50% caucasian, 50% female-identified or non-binary, 50% male-identified, and a high percentage of LGBTQIA+-identified people. PSCS enrollment is 55 students and growing.
Position Summary: Supervised by the Head of School, the Science Focus Teaching Staff position will work closely with other staff members and the school community to implement an educational program for students that supports the mission and philosophy of PSCS. This position is expected to remain flexible to participate in programs and activities not directly specified below.
Schedule and Salary: This is a full-time, 40+ hour/week, 10-month position with some evening and weekend work. The expected daily schedule is 8:30am-4:30pm. This position is eligible for PSCS’s comprehensive benefits package. The position salary is commensurate with experience.
To Apply: Send resume/cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject line should include: Teaching Position.
Puget Sound Community School is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are evaluated without consideration of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
2019 - 20 PSCS Staff Norms (how we relate, engage, and participate):