Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Alexandria, VA

Description

Located six miles from Washington, D.C., St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School, a JK-12 Episcopal School, educates the whole child by tending to the academic, social, physical, and spiritual needs of each of our students. Named as the #1 best workplace in Washington, D.C. by the Washington Post, St. Stephen's & St. Agnes is a positive and collegial community with a commitment to our mission to pursue goodness as well as knowledge and to honor the unique value of each of our members as a child of God in a caring community. SSSAS combines a rigorous academic program with outstanding opportunities in the arts, athletics and service learning for our students. SSSAS has a deep commitment to creating an inclusive community which values diversity and multiculturalism, and we seek candidates who have this same commitment. The diverse student body is 28% students of color, and 22% of our students receive financial aid to create a socioeconomically diverse community.

St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School has an opening for a full-time Mathematics/Science Teacher on the Upper School campus for the 2021-2022 school year. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree or higher in a mathematics / science related field and at least three years of teaching experience at the secondary level. Experience teaching different level courses as well as the desire to work collaboratively with colleagues is preferred. The ideal candidate is experienced in teaching math and physics classes at the high school level. Additionally, we seek a candidate who will foster student growth in the areas of problem solving, analytical thinking, and mathematical and scientific communication skills.

To help our students succeed in a complex and changing world, we seek a candidate who can inspire a passion for learning, an enthusiasm for athletic and artistic endeavor, a striving for excellence, a celebration of diversity, and a commitment to service. The school's mission is to pursue goodness as well as knowledge and to honor the unique value each of our members as a child of God in a caring community.

Our culture promotes lifelong learning, and our faculty members have a wealth of opportunities available to them to continue expanding their knowledge of both their disciplines and the field of education. Summer study grants, a multicultural seminar for new faculty, support for graduate studies, and conferences and workshops are just a few of the ways in which we support and encourage our teachers to continue to grow and learn.

Interested applicants should apply online through our website, www.sssas.org/employment. For more information about St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School, we invite you to visit our website at www.sssas.org.