ASPV seeks a talented science teacher to develop students’ interest, ability, talent, and skill in science following a STEM focused curriculum.ASPV teachers are exceptional educators who create a stimulating and enriching experience for our diverse student population. They are flexible, creative, knowledgeable, and strive to have an indelible positive impact. Teachers support the personal, social and academic development of students and are knowledgeable of the school’s mission and guiding principles.
QUALIFICATIONS: Valid Teacher Certification or Equivalent
EXPERIENCE: Experience in the field of middle and high school science education.
REPORTS TO: MS/HS Principal
LENGTH OF CONTRACT: initial 2 year
SALARY: Commensurate with experience as related to official teacher salary schedule.
TEACHERS AT THE AMERICAN SCHOOL OF PUERTO VALLARTA
Are knowledgeable of the school’s mission and guiding principles to enhance the learning process and provide quality education.
Create an instructional environment which provides for optimum learning and exploratory experiences using curricular objectives to plan and instruct students in all areas related to their subject matter.
Provide experiences that enhance the opportunity to develop responsibility, vision, leadership, cooperation and compassion.
Implement instructional activities appropriate for student maturity, interests and individual needs using a variety of instructional strategies, such as inquiry, team work, project-based learning, etc.
Use instructional media and community resources to enhance instruction and student learning.
Check for student understanding of teacher objectives in all instructional activities and classroom procedures.
Provide written plans of instruction as required by administration.
Participate in and give leadership to extra-curricular and service learning activities in the school
Participate in professional growth activities sponsored by the school.
Comply with administrative requests and school policies, operating procedures and requirements in an adequate, accurate and timely manner.
Additional Salary Information: Christmas and year-end bonus, housing stipend, flights every two years, major medical health insurance