Middle School Science Teacher
  • Middle School
  • Science
  • Teacher

Bancroft School, Worcester, MA

Accredited by NEASC

Bancroft School is a community of students, faculty, administrators and parents working together to create an atmosphere of engaged learning. The Bancroft experience empowers both our students and our employees to develop connections and embrace their unique talents to emerge as leaders, humanitarians, and globally engaged citizens. A PreK – Grade 12 independent day school located in Worcester, Massachusetts, we are committed to cultivating a community that embraces differences and welcomes candidates who will add to the racial and cultural diversity of our community.

In this full-time position, the new science teacher will be an experienced, talented teacher looking for a position where passion and innovation are encouraged and supported. The position begins January 4, 2021 with the possibility of some concurrent time with the current teacher before December 18, 2020. Bancroft is currently holding classes in person. Teachers must also be prepared to teach remotely.

 

Position Summary

Faculty in the Middle School teach four classes, advise a group of 7 – 9 students, and work with students in activities and clubs. A willingness to collaborate with learning specialists in teaching students with language-based learning differences, developing an understanding of the philosophies that drive our Hope Graham Program, and the ability to contribute to the Middle School science team as they develop an exciting curricular redesign are all essential.  The best candidates will also demonstrate an ability to successfully collaborate with colleagues across disciplines and be an integral member of the PK – 12 science department. Teachers are using Google Classroom daily.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Teach four sections of seventh grade science
  • Be a member of the seventh grade team and an advisor
  • Participate in all aspects of Middle School life including activities, clubs, and, if applicable, coaching

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science or Science Education (Master’s preferred)
  • Three to five years teaching experience preferred
  • Experience with Google Classroom
  • Experience in and enthusiasm for designing curriculum and inquiry-based learning
  • Proven ability to differentiate instruction
  • The ability to pivot quickly to a remote learning environment

Essential Attitudes and Aptitudes

  • A continued interest in Professional Development as a lifelong learne
  • A collaborative spirit
  • A willingness to participate with enthusiasm in all aspects of the school community
  • An understanding of and love for Middle School students

If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, personal statement, and references to employment@bancroftschool.org.

Bancroft is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.