SCIENCE TEACHER, GRADES 7 -10
Masters degree in appropriate field
Teacher Certification and three years experience in instructional field
Successful experience in teaching Science
Experience using standards based grading prefered
International teaching, boarding school, or similar residential life experience preferred
Experience in coaching or leading extracurricular activities
Computer proficiency with Mac OS, Google Classroom
Excellent organization and strong communication skills
Experience in promoting principles of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice within the community or learning environment
Goals and Objectives
Teach and model the LAS Mission Statement - Developing innovative, compassionate, responsible citizens of the world - and LAS Learner Profile in and out of the classroom.
Lead student learning which is accessible to multiple English language levels and learning styles, promotes reflection, and encourages student responsibility for learning.
Organize safe and engaging classroom, dormitory, and activity environments that promote student-centered individualized learning, internationalism and mutual respect, and high academic and personal standards.
Collaboratively plan course and program delivery based on school learning outcomes, educational policies, and a holistic view of student learning.
Model positive approaches to learning through displaying cultural sensitivity, maintaining collegial relationships, and participating in processes for reflective professional development.
Professional Responsibilities (from sections 3, 4, 5 of the Faculty Handbook)
Teach 5 class sections (or equivalent)
Provide regularly-scheduled extra help sessions for academic classes as per bell schedule
Utilize the PowerSchool program to keep class gradebooks and take daily attendance and to submit marking period/semester grades and comments according to established deadlines
Serve on residential duty team as dormitory supervisor, campus rover, or other assigned role
Act as Faculty Family “parent” through organized activities and regularly scheduled meetings to monitor the academic and social adjustment of assigned “children” (students)
Participate in the School’s Cultural Trip program twice per year
Supervise activities or coach sports as part of our after-school program
Attend regular faculty, campus, residential, and departmental meetings
Fulfill other professional duties as outlined in the Faculty Handbook
Please send a CV and cover letter, along with contact details for 3 references (one of whom is the current Head of School/Principal) to Cliquer pour envoyer un email.