THE FOLLOWING JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED BY SEPA (Most recent first):

FULL TIME PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY TEACHER AT MERION MERCY ACADEMY

Merion Mercy Academy, an independent, all girls Catholic High School sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, has one opening for a full time teaching position in a combined roster of secondary physics and chemistry for the 2015-2016 school year. Degree required. Experience and certification preferred. Qualified applicants are asked to email a cover letter and resume by Monday, June 15th to Mary Ann Danovich, Vice Principal, at madanovich -at- merion-mercy.com.

MATH AND PHYSICS TEACHER AT KOHELET YESHIVA HIGH SCHOOL

Kohelet Yeshiva High School, a private Jewish high school in Lower Merion, seeks a math teacher who can teach multiple high school math courses as well as high school physics. We are looking for a reflective candidate who is passionate about teaching and who enjoys working in an environment that promotes continuing professional learning. Desired skills and experience include:

  • Ability to connect with students and convey enthusiasm for content and skills of courses.
  • Ability to breakdown and scaffold content of mathematics and physics courses to maximize student learning.
  • Classroom management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to differentiate content for students with a variety of strengths and skill levels.
  • Comfort with computer and/or iPad.
  • Past teaching experience and certifications in Pennsylvania for math and physics (these can also be acquired before August) are ideal.
Position begins August 2015. For more information and to apply contact Dr. Leslie Cohen Rogers, Director of General Studies: lrogers -at- koheletyeshiva.org

PHYSICS TEACHER AT LEAP ACADEMY, CAMDEN

LEAP Academy University Charter School seeks an outstanding individual to serve as Teacher of Physics at its school district for the remainder of the 2014-15 school year. This individual must possess or demonstrate evidence that certificate is imminent for a valid New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) Teacher of Physics or other valid Instructional Certificate to perform this assignment. In addition, individual must pass a New Jersey Department of Education Criminal History Review Unit background check. Those interested in applying should E-mail a cover letter, resume, copy of certificate(s) and transcripts to Anthony J. DePetris, Chief of Staff/Human Resources Administration at depetris -at- camden.rutgers.edu.

UPPER-SCHOOL PHYSICS TEACHER AT GERMANTOWN ACADEMY

Germantown Academy, a coeducational PreK-12 independent school with 1,100 students in Fort Washington, PA, seeks a full-time, experienced, dynamic Upper School Physics Teacher to start in August 2015. This is a 10-month position. Germantown Academy offers an excellent array of benefits. Salary is highly competitive and commensurate with experience. Cllick here for requirements and application information.

PHYSICS INSTRUCTOR AT PENN STATE ABINGTON

Penn State Abington seeks part-time Physics Instructors for several courses for the spring semester 2015. At least a MS degree in physics or a related field is required. For more information, click here, choose Abington and Academic and search for job 54156. All applicants should apply online.

PHYSICS / PHYSICAL SCIENCE TEACHER AT SAINT JOSEPH'S PREP

Saint Joseph's Preparatory School in Philadelphia seeks a full-time substitute physics teacher, starting January 26 and continuing 2-4 months. Click here for more information. [The posted deadline has passed, but applications are still being accepted.]

PHYSICS / PHYSICAL SCIENCE TEACHER IN MULLICA HILL, NJ

Clearview Regional High School District seeks a High School Physics or Physical Science teacher for the rest of the 2014-2015 academic year. NJ Certificate required; application deadline is December 17. Submit resume to Superintendent, Clearview Reg. HS District, 420 Cedar Rd., Mullica Hill, NJ 08062. Apply online here.

PHYSICS TEACHER AT MALVERN PREP SCHOOL

Malvern Preparatory School has an opening for a Physics Teacher to begin September, 2015. Click here for information on this and other (Chemistry, Biology/Environmental Science) openings. Application deadline January 15.

COURSE ASSISTANT AT HAVERFORD

Haverford College is looking for someone part-time to act as tutor, notetaker, and course assistant for an undergrad physics student who is blind. The job is part-time and starts September 2nd or earlier. Click here for more information.

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.

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.

PHYSICS ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR AT JEFFERSON 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.

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.

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

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