University School of Jackson Middle School STEM Lead Teacher
And Upper School Broadcasting/Media Journalism
The University School of Jackson seeks an inspiring, innovative, and inquiry-driven educator to coordinate and teach STEM programs and initiatives beginning in August 2022. The STEM Lead teacher should exhibit the characteristics of a future-ready educator and demonstrate strong leadership skills by coordinating with science, math, and technology staff, as well as community members, to develop, promote, implement, and evaluate STEM programs and school-wide initiatives. The STEM Lead Teacher will facilitate student and staff use of STEM Lab resources and should advance the overall school culture by teaching and implementing other 21st century classes, such as broadcasting, podcasting, media journalism, etc. Additionally, this team member may be asked to serve as an advisor, and may be asked to contribute to the broader life of the school through coaching and/or sponsoring extracurricular programs.
University School of Jackson is West Tennessee's college preparatory school. It offers a challenging curriculum in a nurturing and safe environment. We educate students from infants through the 12th Grade. From the child-centered environment in the Lower School to the college advanced placement courses in Upper School, USJ offers students an education that will prepare them for college and success in life. Through the fulfillment of our mission and its focus on academic, artistic, and athletic excellence and personal integrity, mutual respect, and lifelong learning, we prepare our graduates to be responsible and informed world citizens. Visit our website at www.usjbruins.org for more information.
The STEM Coordinator will:
Bachelor’s degree is required, teaching licensure preferred. Preferred credentials also include teaching and/or STEM experience and proficiency with technology and robotics. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter of interest by e-mail to the Middle School Director, Margaret Livingston at firstname.lastname@example.org.