THE FOLLOWING JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED BY SEPA:

STUDENT TEACHER SUPERVISOR AT LASALLE

Dr. Mary Williams of LaSalle University, is looking for a teacher (or someone retired) to supervise a biology student teacher in Spring 2014. The supervision entails 5 site visits to the school. The supervisor must be a certified teacher with 3+ years experience. If you happen to know someone who might be interested, please have her/him contact Mary directly at williamsmm -at- lasalle.edu.

INTRO PHYSICS INSTRUCTOR AT PENN STATE ABINGTON

Penn State Abington seeks part-time Physics Instructors (non-tenure track) for the spring semester beginning January 2014. The successful candidate will teach an introductory calculus based or algebra physics course at the university level. Earned doctorate in physics or a related field preferred. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated excellence in teaching physics at the college level. Applicants should submit an electronic dossier (no paper submissions please) including: 1) a cover letter; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a list of courses taught at the college level; 4) a statement of teaching philosophy to Dr. Ann Schmiedekamp (ams -at- psu.edu).

LECTURER AT PENN STATE HARRISBURG

Penn State Harrisburg, School of Science, Engineering and Technology invites applications for the full-time, non-tenure track position, Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Physics, effective Fall semester 2014. Click here for the announcement.

KOHELET YESHIVA HIGH SCHOOL SEEKS PART-TIME MATH TEACHER

Kohelet Yeshiva High School, in Merion Station, is looking for a part-time math teacher capable of taking over an Algebra 2 class and a statistics class. This would be effective in January until the end of the school year. For further information, contact Dr. Leslie Cohen Rogers, Interim Dean of General Studies, Kohelet Yeshiva High School, 223 North Highland Ave., Merion Station PA 19066. tel: 610-667-2020 (ext. 3050). lrogers -at- koheletyeshiva.org

PHYSICS TEACHER IN WEST CHESTER AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT

West Chester East High School is in need of another physics teacher! Only online applications are accepted at http://home.wcasd.net (click on "employment" on the left side of the page). If the position is not listed, contact Science Supervisor Paul Joyce at pjoyce AT wcasd DOT net.

ADJUNCT PHYSICS INSTRUCTOR AT UNIVERSITY OF THE SCIENCES

The Department of Mathematics, Physics and Statistics at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia (USciences) is seeking to hire an individual for a part-time, one semester (renewable) Adjunct Instructor position beginning in Aug 2013. Classes to teach: Introductory Physics Lab(s). MA or MS required; PhD preferred; Minimum requirement is 18 graduate hours in Physics.

Job Summary: Teach assigned sections and curriculum as scheduled. Provide each student with a clearly written syllabus. Maintain class rolls. Provide reasonable on-campus access to students outside of class. Submit grades on schedule.

Submit a letter of application, resume, official transcripts, and the names and phone numbers of at least three professional references to: Dr. Elia Eschenazi, Chair of the Department of Mathematics, Physics and Statistics. Email applications may be submitted to physics -at- usciences.edu.

PHYSICS TEACHER AT SUN VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

Sun Valley High School in Aston, PA, seeks a full time physics teacher for the 2013-2014 school year. Applications will be accepted until Monday, July 15. Click here for more information.

PHYSICS ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR AT JAFFERSON GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES

Thomas Jefferson University is seeking adjunct faculty members with extensive experience in undergraduate teaching for appointments in the new Postbaccalaureate Pre-Professional Program. The program is designed for students with non-science undergraduate degrees to complete the pre-requisite courses for health professions schools in an accelerated one-year format or a two-year format. Current needs include faculty lecturers for Physics. Physics courses will consist of (2) 1.5 hour lectures and (1) 2 hour lab per week over the course of (2) 12 week terms. Both lectures and lab sessions will be held during the day.

Position Requirement

  • Terminal degree in a scientific field (preferably, in one of the core sciences).
  • A strong track record of teaching undergraduates in lecture and lab in the basic sciences at the community college or 4 year college/university level is mandatory. [Please note that candidates without undergraduate teaching experience will not be considered for the position. Research experience and publications will not be viewed as a substitute for undergraduate teaching experience.]
  • Solid written and oral communication skills. Faculty members in the program may need to compose letters of recommendation for students.
  • Must be comfortable using technology to complement in-classroom teaching.
  • For Physics applicants: Experience with online laboratory simulations preferred especially simulation suites such as PhET from the University of Colorado.
Interested candidates should apply online at Thomas Jefferson University Office of Human Resources Job Id# 112341. Individuals should include a CV and a one-page cover letter when applying.

MATH TEACHER AT MERION MERCY ACADEMY

Merion Mercy Academy, an independent, all girls Catholic High School sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, has an opening for a full time teaching position in the math department for the 2013 - 2014 school year. The teaching responsibility will include AP Statistics. Degree, certification and experience required. Qualified applicants are asked to submit a cover letter and resume by Monday, June 24th to Mary Ann Danovich, Vice Principal, at Merion Mercy Academy; 511 Montgomery Avenue; Merion Station, PA 19066 or email madanovich -at- merion-mercy.com.

PHYSICS TEACHER AT DELAWARE COUNTY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

DC is in need of a full-time High School Science teacher with a strong Physics background for the 2013-14 school year. A Bachelor's Degree in Science is required for this position. Previous teaching experience, ACSI educator certification, PA state teacher certification, and the ability to coach athletic teams or lead co-curricular activities are desired. DC seeks to educate students who will serve God and impact the world through biblical thought and action. Please check the school's website regarding personal faith alignment and send a resume to Janet Grant at jgrant -at- dccs.org.

PHYSICS TEACHER AT JACK M. BARRACK HEBREW ACADEMY

The Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy located in Bryn Mawr, PA, has a full time opening for a science teacher starting September 2013. The teaching load will include 3 Middle School Science classes and one High School Chemistry class. Experience is preferred. Based upon the applicants, the position may be split into two part time teaching positions. Send a cover letter and resume to raugust -at- jbha.org.

SUMMER SCIENCE INSTITUTE DIRECTOR AT WESTTOWN SCHOOL

Westtown School has an immediate opening for a part-time (50%) Westtown Summer Science Institute Director. The position is intended to expand, creating additional science programming for adults and youth throughout the year. Click here for more information.

Send cover letter and resume to L. Jay Farrow, Assistant Head of School at employment -at- westtown.edu.

FULL-TIME PHYSICS TEACHER AT SPRINGSIDE CHESTNUT HILL ACADEMY

Full time Physics teacher needed to teach Upper School Physics and a Physics II elective, starting end of August 2013 at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy.

Are you ready to join a team that is a leader in science education? Are you ready to design and implement learning experiences that foster 21st century learning skills in students? Apply at TeachPhiladelphia.com (click on "Current Openings", scroll down to "Upper School Physics Teacher"; registration required to apply online).

FULL-TIME PHYSICS TEACHER AT ST. ANDREW'S

St. Andrew's school, a co-ed boarding school of 300 in Delaware, is looking for a full-time physics teacher for the 2013-14 school year. We are a boarding school with a deep commitment to financial aid (nearly half the student body is on aid and the average grant is $38,000). We offer introductory and honors physics, both of which follow a modified modeling curriculum, as well as a 2nd year physics course taught from the Matter and Interactions text. A typical class load is 3 or 4 sections of 12-15 students. Click here for more information. Click here for the job posting.

FULL-TIME UPPER SCHOOL TEACHER AT AGNES IRWIN SCHOOL

The Agnes Irwin School seeks a full-time Upper School Teacher to teach two or three sections of 9th grade Conceptual Physics and one or two sections of Math. The position will begin in late August, 2013. Candidates should be excited to work in a rigorous academic environment with colleagues who value collaboration as well as independence. The Agnes Irwin School is a Pre-K through 12, all-girls' school located in Rosemont, PA.

Please email resume and cover letter here, to the attention of Jennifer Hoffman, Science Department Chair.

PHYSICS TEACHER AT EPISCOPAL ACADEMY

The Episcopal Academy is seeking to hire an experienced Upper School Physics teacher who can teach regular, Honors, or AP Physics. Candidates should have a degree in Physics or a closely related field with experience teaching upper level Physics. The ability to work closely with colleagues to coordinate multi-section courses is essential. Interest in mentoring students in science competitions desirable. Click here for more information. Candidates should send a cover letter and resume to jobs@episcopalacademy.org with the subject line "Physics" or via mail to: The Episcopal Academy, 1785 Bishop White Drive, Newtown Square, PA 19073. You may also fax to: 484-424-1606.

UPPER SCHOOL CHEMISTRY TEACHER AT FRIENDS SELECT

Friends Select School seeks a maternity leave Chemistry teacher for the start of the 2013-14 school year. Successful candidates should have the requisite experience to teach the curriculum left by the teacher. Interested applicants should send all information (resume, cover letter, and list of references) to Science department chair Natalie Mayer.

ADJUNCT PHYSICS TEACHER AT ROWAN UNIVERSITY, FALL 2013

We anticipate a position to teach a course on the Physics of Sound & Music to non-science majors in Fall 2013. The course is part of the Department of Radio, TV, Film's concentration in Audio Recording. The Instructor will be responsible for teaching both lecture and laboratory sections. Evening or Day schedule possible.

Pay: $6000.

Qualifications: Ph.D. or M.S. in Physics or related discipline is required. Strong teaching experience is a plus.

Procedure: Send cover letter and a curriculum vita (with names of references) to physics -at- rowan.edu with a subject line: Adjunct Position in Physics.

PART-TIME PHYSICS LECTURER AT PENN STATE ABINGTON

Penn State Abington's Science and Engineering Division seeks a part-time Physics Lecturers for summer 2013. The successful candidate will teach a calculus-based physics course.

Applicants must have completed a M.S. or Ph.D. in Physics at the time of the application. Preference will be given to candidates with strong teaching experience in the area of college-level physics. The review process will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit an electronic dossier (no paper submissions please) including: 1) a curriculum vitae, 2) a list of courses taught at the college level, 3) a statement of teaching philosophy, 4) cover letter to:

Chair, Physics Search Committee
Science and Engineering Division
Penn State Abington
Abington, PA 19001
ams -at- psu.edu

FAME DELAWARE SEEKS PART-TIME SCIENCE TEACHERS

The Forum to Advance Minorities in Engineering, Inc. (FAME, Inc.) is currently offering teaching positions. FAME is a pre-college enrichment program that prepares and motivates students in grades 7-12 to enter college and complete a baccalaureate degree in engineering, science, math or technology related fields of study. Click here for more information.

HONORS PHYSICS TEACHER AT MASTERY CHARTER SCHOOL

Mastery Charter Schools is seeking dynamic and passionate secondary (7-12) physics teachers. Mastery teachers will work together to create a warm, welcoming school culture driven by student achievement. Teachers will be responsible for implementing Mastery's curriculum and utilizing classroom routines and procedures with consistency. Teachers will also be responsible for developing rigorous lesson plans, homework assignments and assessments. Working closely with school leaders, teachers will analyze student assessment data and use data to inform instruction. Teachers will collaborate in grade level teams to discuss student work, share best practices, and ensure student mastery of standards. Teachers will be expected to maintain close relationships with families, including phone calls and conferences, and will participate in on-going professional development in the spirit of continuous improvement. Mastery is looking for teachers committed to high expectations for students, teamwork, and our motto of "Excellence. No Excuses."
Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in subject matter or at least two years relevant teaching experience
Must have or be working towards Pennsylvania Teacher Certification
Must be able to work collaboratively in a high-stakes environment
Outstanding instructional skills, including the ability to motivate and challenge students and maintain an orderly classroom environment
Demonstrated expertise in physics instruction
A strong sense of personal accountability for student achievement
A belief that all students should be held to high academic standards
The ability to communicate effectively with parents
Demonstrated professionalism, responsibility, and a strong work ethic
A positive attitude and a drive for personal excellence
The ability to problem-solve
A commitment to Mastery's core values of joy and humor
To apply: Please visit the "Careers" tab of our website: www.masterycharter.org

--------------------------------------------------



If you know of another job to be posted, or if a posted job is no longer available, please send the information to mtakats -at- ursinus.edu.