Upper School (Grade 6 & 8) Science Teacher
  • Full-time
  • Science
  • Teacher

Brookwood School, Manchester, MA

Accredited by AISNE

About Brookwood School: Brookwood is an Early Childhood through Grade 8 independent school of about 300 students located on a beautiful 30-acre wooded campus in Manchester, MA on the coast of the North Shore of Boston. At Brookwood, kids come first—not the test, not trophies, not to-do lists. We know how kids learn best. Every day, we use our expertise to challenge kids intellectually and ensure they feel valued so that they can grow into their best selves. Our program focuses on building 21st century skills and graduating students of conscience, character, compassion, and cultural competence. Brookwood also offers a playful, collaborative work environment for 85 faculty and staff who go the extra mile to do what is best for kids

Position Summary Brookwood seeks an outstanding science teacher to teach two sections of 6th grade earth science and two sections of 8th grade chemical and physical science for maternity leave in the winter of 2021. The science teacher might also serve as an 8th grade advisor. The ideal candidate will have strong teaching experience, a deep knowledge of adolescent child development and best practicePreferred Job Requirements: Master’s degree At least 3 years of relevant experiences for teaching grades 6-8, exceptional written/verbal communication skills, and an infectious sense of fun. The candidate will put students’ needs at the center of decision-making, will be a self-reflective educator who models a growth mindset, and will be an inspiration to and collaborator with a high-performing faculty.

Preferred Job Requirements:

  • Master’s degree
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience

Position Details:

  • To prioritize safety during COVID -19, Currently Upper School teachers are meeting with cohorts in person for an extended amount of time in a “deep dive / long block model” limiting exposure to a smaller group of students for two weeks.

To Apply: Interested candidates should email a cover letter, résumé to Stacey Wright, Director of Teaching and Learning, swright@brookwood.edu.