Full Time Middle School Science and Math Teacher - 2018-19 School Year
Grey Nun Academy
February 20, 2018
Full Time - Faculty
4 Year Degree
Founded in 1963 by the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart, Grey Nun Academy is an independent, Catholic, co-educational elementary school in Bucks County, PA for children in grades PreK3 through Eighth grade. The Academy offers an academically rich curriculum that meets the unique needs of individual students, respecting the rights, interests, and dignity of each child. Grey Nun Academy welcomes children of all faiths and cultures. The school's educational process leads children to embrace and promote peace and social justice in our world.
The Science and Math program aims to develop and fine-tune their skills in making observations, practicing critical thinking, and working cooperatively with peers in this inquiry-based course. They discuss ways in which to view the natural world on a scientific level. Discussion and experimentation include a variety of topics in the fields of earth science, environmental science, and technology. In addition students must master both subjects in order to prepare them for placement in independent high schools. Ideal candidates are those who seek to partner with parents, collaborate with colleagues, demonstrate a commitment to professional growth, motivate students academically, and support students in developing their moral character.
Grey Nun Academy seeks a dynamic 6, 7, 8 grade Math/Science Teacher with a Bachelor Degree or higher degree along with dual certifications. Recent graduates are welcome to apply. Our ideal candidate will have:
Previous Catholic and/or independent school teaching along with high school teaching experiences
Technology competency in both Mac and PC applications as well as Google Level 1 certification
The ability to engage students in connecting their learning to real world events and authentic problem solving
Experience in reaching the range of learners, differentiate instruction, and provide help to students as needed
A love of science and math; possess the skills to motivate and inspire students to develop skills and confidence in these areas
The experience to facilitate student learning in a supportive classroom environment that promotes, supports, and models creative and innovative thinking
Ability to teach middle school science and math including Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Introduction to Geometry and an Algebra 1 based physics course
The incentive to work collaboratively with others, communicating well with parents, students, faculty and staff
Active teacher certification and a desire to be a part of the GNA community
Please email in one PDF document a letter of interest, resume, three professional references with contact information, philosophy of education statement, and certification(s) to the email address below. Position will remain open until filled; only fully completed applications will be considered. Portfolios will be reviewed during the interview process. No phone calls please.
Via email, please send all materials in one PDF to:
Roe Stradling, Main Office Grey Nun Academy 1750 Quarry Road Yardley, PA 19067 firstname.lastname@example.org
About Grey Nun Academy
Founded in 1963 by the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart, Grey Nun Academy is the Catholic, independent co-educational elementary school in Bucks County, PA for children in grades PreK3 through Eighth grade. The Academy offers an academically rich curriculum that meets the unique needs of individual students, respecting the rights, interests, and dignity of each child. GNA welcomes children of all faiths and cultures. The school's educational process leads children to embrace and promote peace and social justice in our world.