HS Biology Teacher

The position may be full or part time and Chemistry and/or other science openings may be part of the teaching assignment. Engages students in experimentation, research, discussion, critical thinking, and problem-solving as they investigate God’s divine order and created universe with a sense of wonder. Chemistry may be considered part of the teaching assignment.

Essential Functions:

  • Interacts with students as individuals in a compassionate and professional way. Guides students into becoming mature, thoughtful, responsible, compassionate young adults that reflect the heart of Jesus. Creates high expectations for learning while also taking into account individual challenges of students. 
  • Maintains accurate records of grades and contacts parents when students drop below satisfactory achievement. Creates resources for students on Blackbaud Lions Den.
  • Maintains an orderly classroom that fosters wonder and beauty. Inventories scientific supplies and equipment, orders supplies, sets up labs, and cleans up labs.
  • Participates in Thursday morning devotions and meetings. Participates in monthly science meetings and professional development. Meets with a mentor teacher in order to revise and grow within the culture of our school. Plans and leads a small group of students twice a month. Integrates themselves into the culture of our school; our mission, academics, extracurricular activities, and relationships.
  •  Ideal candidates will have experience teaching at least one year of Science (preferably Biology) between grades 9-12. Preference will be given to candidates who have previous teaching experience. 
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Biology or related field within the sciences.