Math, Science, Computer Science, English, Mandarin Chinese Teachers
Bishop Ireton High School
February 28, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Bishop Ireton High School, a Catholic high school in Alexandria, Virginia, is looking for energetic, passionate teachers who welcome the challenges of the classroom and demonstrate professionalism in a collaborative environment. The ideal candidates will be team players who have strong communication skills. The school has openings for the following teaching positions in the 2018-2019 school year:
Math Teachers – Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in mathematics; a master’s degree is preferred. A Virginia teaching license is also preferred. Two positions are open, one for an Algebra 1 teacher, the other for a teacher for Algebra 2, Pre-calculus, and possibly Trigonometry.
Science Teachers– Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in chemistry or physics; a master’s degree is preferred. A Virginia license is also preferred. Two positions are open. One involves teaching mostly Chemistry classes, but may require teaching Physics as well. The other position involves teaching Physics, AP Physics and Engineering classes.
Computer Science and Computer Applications Teacher – Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in a related field or in education; a master’s degree is preferred. Course work in multimedia, computer science, and/or math, as well as work experience in those fields is also desired. A Virginia license is a plus.
English Teacher – Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in English; a master’s degree is preferred. A Virginia teaching license and experience are also preferred. This position may involve teaching literature and writing for students at more than one grade level.
Mandarin Chinese I Teacher - Successful candidates will be dedicated teachers holding a Bachelor’s degree in Mandarin Chinese and should possess native or near-native proficiency in both Chinese and English (must be able to interact with colleagues, students and families proficiently in English). This is a part-time position that has the potential to become full time in the future. Candidates with experience teaching Chinese in high school or at the late middle-school level using communicative and task-based pedagogical practices and who have a current Virginia teaching license are preferred. Experience living in a Chinese culture is a plus.
Interested candidates should send an email including a letter of interest and current resume to Mrs. Lonnell Battle, Assistant Principal for Academics, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor's degree.
Bishop Ireton is a college preparatory, co-educational high school serving students from across the Washington Metropolitan area in grades 9 through 12. Founded in 1964, Bishop Ireton is one of four high school's in the Diocese of Arlington, and is rooted in the tradition of Salesian spirituality taught by the Religious Congregation of the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales, our founding religious order. Following our Live Jesus! Charter, the School continues an affiliation with the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales.
Bishop Ireton is located near historic Old Town Alexandria and has an entirely college prep curriculum. There are AP and honors courses in all disciplines and an Academic Enrichment program provides daily support for those who need it. Seventy percent of students participate in the athletic program and there are more than 50 co-curricular clubs and activities. BI is home to an internationally renowned music and award-wining drama program. There is a four-year comprehensive community service program. Bishop Ireton students earn millions in scholarship money and attain top SAT scores and 99% college placement.
Bishop Ireton is fortunate to have dedicated lay facult...y and staff, 80% of which have advanced degrees, as well as a full time chaplain from the Diocese of Arlington and teachers and administrators from the Franciscan and Holy Cross Religious Communities. Faculty teach their students according to the unique spirit of St. Francis de Sales, teacher, missionary, bishop, and gentle saint.