5th-8th Grade Computer Science/STEM Teacher

  • Woodland Presbyterian School
  • 5217 Park Avenue, Memphis, TN, USA
  • Feb 09, 2024
Full time Teacher

Job Description

5th-8th Grade Computer Science/STEM Teacher

Teaching Primary Purpose: To design and implement creative, engaging, and differentiated STEM/Computer Science lessons that allow each student the opportunity to reach their God-given potential in a way that supports the mission and values of the school.

Immediate supervisor: Head of Middle School
Anticipated Start: July 1, 2024

Duties & Responsibilities: 
  • Specialization and passion for teaching Computer Science/STEM to middle school students  
  • Implementation of Woodland’s Educational Philosophy 
  • Staying current with teaching strategies, techniques, and educational technology 
  • Consistent and clear parent and student communication
  • Working collaboratively with administrators and colleagues  
  • Planning and attendance of field trips 
  • Participation on school committees 
  • Attendance and participation in divisional meetings 
  • Student arrival and/or dismissal duties 
  • Adherence to Faculty Guidelines 
  • Participating in professional development 
  • Supervision of students 
  • Ability to work well with others in a collaborative independent school environment
  • Support the school’s Statement of Faith
 
Experience & Physical Requirements: 
  • Minimum of three years of experience in field is preferred 
  • Bachelor’s Degree Required, Master’s degree preferred in related field 
  • Valid teacher licensure preferred 
  • Advanced technology skills, Woodland primarily deploys Apple products across campus 
  • Ability to regularly sit, turn, bend, reach, walk, talk, hear, and visually identify visitors 
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds 
Interested and qualified candidates should complete the online application and email a cover letter, resume, and personal statement of educational philosophy (PDF version) to employment@woodlandschool.org or mail to: Woodland Presbyterian School, Attn: Employment, 5217 Park Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee 38119
 
Woodland believes that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status.