Science Teacher - Middle School (2021/2022)

Location
Burlington, VT, US
Salary
Per Year
Posted
Jun 07, 2021
Ref
1904
Job Category
Teaching, Science Teacher
Grade Level
Middle School
BURLINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT

Science Teacher - Middle School

(SY 2021/2022)

Edmunds Middle School is seeking a passionate and energetic Science Teacher to join a school committed to high levels of achievement of all students. This position requires teaming with other Science teachers to plan curriculum as a professional learning community and to support students from diverse backgrounds finding success in middle school.

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

Job Requirements:
  • Licensed or eligible for Vermont Educators License.
  • Endorsement in high school Science or eligible for Vermont Provisional License.
  • Documented or eligible for NCLB Highly Qualified Teacher status.
  • Eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship.

Required Qualifications:
  • Experience teaching at the middle school level.
  • Demonstrated experience in teaching sciernce courses.
  • Demonstrated experience in differentiating instruction and planning curriculum aligned with Common Core standards/instruction using "backwards design" and formative assessments.
  • Understanding of Cultural Competency (as explained through Essay 1 on SchoolSpring).
  • Knowledge of best practices regarding frameworks of student behavioral support.

Preferred Attributes :
  • Training and/or experience with English Language Learners.
  • Experience in a professional/teaching learning community ; experience in co-teaching/collaborating with other educators.
  • Evidence of student-centered learning approaches including personalizing instruction and supporting students meeting core proficiencies
  • Evidence of implementing inclusive practices for students with special needs.
  • Ongoing educational post graduate coursework in education or subject area, including diversity, equity and inclusion.

SALARY: As per the Master Agreement between the Burlington Board of School Commissioners and the Burlington Education Association.

Primary Location:
Edmunds Middle School
Salary Range:
Per Year
Shift Type:
Full-Time