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Upper School Biology and Chemistry Teacher Long-Term Sub - Aug-Dec 2021
|School Name||University Prep|
|City, State||Seattle, WA|
Open Position: Upper School Biology and Chemistry Teacher Long-Term Substitute
Reports to: Director of Upper School
When Needed: August-December 2021
University Prep is seeking a talented, engaging and compassionate Upper School Biology and Chemistry Teacher to help us advance our vision of being an inclusive community of learners that provides an outstanding education for each individual in a diverse student population. We are looking for someone who can work effectively independently as well as part of a team. We need a leader who understands best practices in teaching Biology and Chemistry and who is passionate about teaching to high school students and enhancing student life. We are looking for staff and faculty who share our belief that a culturally rich and inclusive school community provides students with the best possible environment for a quality education. If that sounds like you, we’d like to hear from you. Salary is competitive with public and independent schools. Because this is a temporary position, only mandatory benefits are provided. University Prep offers an extraordinary work environment.
Who We Are:
University Prep is an independent school serving grades 6 – 12 located in an urban residential section of Seattle, WA, one of the country’s most diverse and dynamic cities. We are a strong and vibrant community of students, families, faculty, staff, and alumni who collaboratively create an exceptional educational experience for every student. The School is a place of great teaching and joyful learning; a community that joins together to raise up our children to be caring and productive adults; a place where all students and families have equitable access to all the school has to offer, and a place where we aspire for every family and student to feel equally enfranchised and at home. To us, diversity and inclusion are not addenda, they are embodied in all facets of our school culture. University Prep believes that our shared values of integrity, respect, and responsibility are essential to accomplish our mission of developing each student’s potential to become an intellectually courageous, socially responsible citizen of the world.
Under minimal supervision, and on a full-time basis, teaches Upper School Chemistry, Biology, and other science courses as needed.
Education & Experience:
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
If this sounds like you, please click on the link below, fill out the Apply Now section, create an account, and complete our online employment application, which will include uploading your résumé and a cover letter indicating why you are interested in this position.
Position open until filled. No phone calls or drop-ins please.
Thank you for your interest in University Prep and this position.
This description is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this position.
It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.