Notre Dame High School, a Catholic, college preparatory school in the Holy Cross tradition, educates the hearts and minds of students who are diverse in talent, ethnicity and society. As a faith community, Notre Dame strives to provide each student with a rich academic background, an appropriate sense of self, an opportunity for growth, a commitment to family, community, nation and world, and a respect for the spiritual dignity of all persons. Notre Dame faculty are expected to be men and women of integrity and able to espouse Catholic, Holy Cross, and Notre Dame mission values that will set a positive example for all students.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF POSITION
The AP Biology and College Prep Chemistry Long Term Substitute reports to the Chair of the Science Department, and the administrative team of Principal and Vice Principals.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Demonstrate passion and expertise in the teaching of AP Biology and College Prep Chemistry
Familiar with the AP Biology requirements as determined by the College Board
Well-versed in Biology and Chemistry
Proficient in the use of technology in the classroom and willing to incorporate it as a strategy to engage learners.
Plan lessons that reach a wide range of learners and learning styles
Instruct five full credit science classes.
This involves lesson planning and presentation, student assessment, and student support, as needed.
Develop, plan and present effective and engaging lessons to students in a classroom and online
Relate to high school students, and build positive relationships while maintaining healthy boundaries.
Collaborate, problem solve, and share best practices with colleagues.
Exhibit a high-level of familiarity and competence across cultures and multiple perspectives.
Show competence and familiarity in technology skills, and desire to keep learning.
Display excellent classroom management, communication, and organization skills.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
A degree in Biology or Chemistry or a related field.
Bachelor minimum, Masters preferred.
Minimum of two years teaching experience at the high school level
TO APPLY: Please email cover letter, NDHS employment application (available on our website), resume, and names of three references to Shannon Genova, Science Department Chair, email@example.com
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until the position is filled. The selected candidate must pass an employment background check and all required trainings and certifications
Notre Dame High School, Sherman Oaks (Sherman Oaks)
13645 Riverside Drive
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