Park Tudor is currently seeking an experienced, student-centered, and collaborative Upper School Chemistry Teacher (grades 9-12) for the 2021-22 school year. The candidate will need to be able to teach both Upper School Chemistry and AP Chemistry.
The ideal candidate has a passion and interest for designing and implementing classroom and extracurricular learning experiences that integrate chemistry, quantitative reasoning and computer skills. Successful applicants will be able to engage students in inquiry-oriented learning that results in mastery of core concepts and skilled application of scientific practices. They will be able to support student research and be open to offer departmental electives.
The science department provides a comprehensive, diversified, and sequential program of study combining instruction in basic concepts and skills with extensive material to enhance and advance knowledge in the field. Members of the department recognize the individuality of each learner and as a result are thoughtful and innovative in their approach to communicating the subject. Extensive professional development opportunities are available through participation in conferences and workshops, membership in professional organizations, and continuing education.
Experience: Teaching chemistry at the high school level is preferred
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Professionalism with and amongst all constituencies
Willingness to engage in all aspects of the Park Tudor community while promoting the School’s mission, vision, and values
Park Tudor School offers excellent pay and a comprehensive benefit package. Our professional development focuses on mind, brain, and education research and application, Equity and Inclusion, and Community Engaged Learning. Professional development opportunities are also available for participation in conferences, workshops, and membership in professional organizations. Park Tudor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Those who would add to the diversity of our staff are strongly encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org and complete the online job application.
About Park Tudor School
Park Tudor is an independent school in Indianapolis, Indiana that takes pride in upholding a tradition of academic excellence that began in 1902. As a college preparatory school for children ages 3 through grade 12, we provide an exceptional learning environment where children are encouraged to explore opportunities, exceed expectations, and expand possibilities. Small class sizes, a safe and caring atmosphere, and numerous extracurricular activities that include the arts and athletics, ensure that each child at Park Tudor receives a unique educational experience catered to his or her individual passions.