Job title: Mathematics, Science (Chemistry or Physics) and Supply Teacher at Bishop Strachan School
Job description: Overview
SENIOR SCHOOL POSITION
Renowned for its expertise in the particular learning needs of girls, BSS offers a single-gender environment that helps girls achieve their best, both academically and in their life’s pursuits. Continually reaching forward, renewing itself and keeping time with the fast-paced changes and increasing demands of the complicated world its graduates will face, BSS believes girls can do anything and strives to give them the 21st century tools to achieve whatever dreams they conceive.
Our teachers provide a rigorous curricular experience that embraces inquiry-based instructional strategies. We are seeking highly collaborative teachers who are passionate about their subject areas and who actively seek the opportunity for interdisciplinary and real-world connections and who are innovative not only in the use of technology but in the ways that they engage students in learning. Experienced teachers who have been engaged in ongoing professional learning and are excited about making a difference in the lives of young women are encouraged to apply for the following position:
Mathematics, Science (Chemistry or Physics) and Supply Teacher
Full Time Teaching Load – October 2020 to June 2021
Believing that girls need to be mathematically confident and equipped to thrive in an increasingly data-driven society, our mathematics programs build the knowledge and skills for our girls to be leaders in a complex world. Through inquiry, experimentation, collaboration and discussion, students acquire the mathematical knowledge that is meaningful and powerful in application. Grade 9 or 10 Math will be 50% of this role.
The science experience at BSS fosters the process of scientific inquiry and encourages students to investigate, experiment, challenge, and debate in order to deepen their understanding of the world. The science course will be either a chemistry or physics course, depending on the applicant’s background.
Having the core subject knowledge to step into any core classroom within our Middle or Senior School, whenever needed, to supply and deliver real world contexts through a curriculum that incorporates interdisciplinary connections and project-based learning.
You are a subject specialist with superior academic credentials, including relevant degrees, Ontario Teaching Certification, and strong mathematics and science skills. Your teaching record is exemplary and includes inquiry-based experience. You have a passion for igniting a spark in girls’ learning. You enjoy participating in the life of the school, including co-curricular activities.
BSS is a learning environment for everyone and only those inspired by the opportunity to participate and contribute to that environment will be considered.
Interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to Human Resources at The Bishop Strachan School by email to indicating Mathematics, Science and Supply Teacher in the subject line.
We thank all candidates in advance.
We will, however, contact only those selected for an interview.
We believe that diversity in our school fosters a rich, inclusive and creative environment.
We are actively engaged in building a more diverse school
and encourage all qualified applicants to apply.
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Job date: Sun, 04 Oct 2020 07:59:02 GMT