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7th Grade Science Teacher Part Time
|School Name||St. Thomas School|
|City, State||Bellevue, WA|
Title: 7th Grade Science Teacher (P-T)
Reporting to: Director of the Middle School
FLSA Status: Exempt
When Needed: 2019-20 School Year
FT/PT: 40% Part-Time
“I’ve never felt so empowered.”
Are you a talented, highly motivated educator that embraces innovation and longs to be part of a school that encourages thoughtful risk-taking, is open to new approaches to instruction, and is committed to your professional development?
Do you want to shape tomorrow’s leaders by having the opportunity to play a role in determining the school’s climate and collaborate with colleagues to decide what and how you will teach?
If so, we have the perfect role for you!
St. Thomas School is seeking a talented, compassionate, and engaging Middle School Science Teacher to help us advance our vision of being a recognized leader in early childhood through 8th Grade education. We’re 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 STEM curriculum, and who is passionate about teaching middle school students and enhancing student life. If that sounds like you, we’d like to hear from you! Salary is competitive with public and independent schools. STS offers an excellent benefits package, opportunities for professional development, and an extraordinary work environment.
Who We Are
What We Offer
St. Thomas School, one of the oldest independent schools on the east side of Lake Washington, is defined by a cognitively rigorous program with an emphasis on developing character, leadership, and a passion for learning and achievement. STS is a recognized leader in developing the whole student. Our core values include gratitude, responsibility, respect, courage, integrity, tolerance, compassion, perseverance, and generosity. STS serves over 345 students and boasts a 55,000 sq. ft. LEED Gold certified campus.
Under minimal supervision, provides an exemplary science instructional experience in the classroom for students in seventh grade, and supports students, parents, and other community members in realizing our Guiding Principles. Abides by our Framework for Professional Standards.
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If this sounds like you, please visit our careers website, follow the instructions to complete our online employment application, then upload your résumé and a cover letter explaining why you are interested in this position.
Thank you for your interest in St. Thomas School and this position.
Position open until filled. No phone calls or drop-ins please.
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.