Damien High School seeks a full-time Chemistry/Physics teacher for the spring semester (start date January 8, 2024). Teaching sections include Honors Chemistry, Honors Physics, AP Chemistry, and AP Physics C.
Inspired by St. Damien of Moloka’i, a member of the Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary, Damien High School, an all-male Catholic school, develops men of Service, Scholarship, and Faith, prepared to engage in a global society.
Damien High School is a nationally recognized leader in academic excellence and is well-respected for developing the talents and potential of young men. Damien High School is owned and operated by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Western Catholic Educational Association (WCEA).
The ideal candidate will:
-Cultivate an inclusive, collaborative, and challenging learning environment that reflects Damien’s Catholic Identity and allows our diverse student body to grow and thrive.
-Exhibit a passion for content knowledge and implement various pedagogical approaches while teaching students.
-Create an environment in the classroom and in all areas of co-curricular responsibility that nurtures the development of the whole student.
-Show a willingness to engage students to foster a student-centered learning environment.
-Work collaboratively with colleagues to develop an integrated curriculum and meaningful student learning experiences.
Qualifications: Undergraduate degree in the physical sciences, math, or a related field; teaching credential/MA preferred; experience teaching AP courses preferred. Proficiency in the use of technology as it relates to daily school operations, instruction, and communication.
Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Dr. Mike Castillo, Principal (email@example.com)
The rate of pay offered to the selected candidate is based on internal pay policy and budget. New hires are commonly paid at the minimum of the wage range or within the lower part of the range. We consider a number of factors when making compensation decisions including, but not limited to, skill sets, experience, training and other department needs.
Damien High School (La Verne)
2280 Damien Ave
La Verne, CAmcastillo@damien-hs.edu