Upper School Chemistry Teacher
Lake Highland Preparatory School
Orlando, Florida
Salary: Based on Experience
Date Posted: 6/19/2020
Job ID: 51819
Position/Title: Upper School Chemistry Teacher
Employer: Lake Highland Preparatory School
Category / Heading #1: Teaching  Science - Chemistry
Category / Heading #2: Teaching  Science - 9-12
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Status: FullTime
Job Description/Responsibilities:
Under the supervision of the Director, the teacher will instruct students according to the prescribed LHPS curriculum. The teacher will perform related teaching tasks and functions such as planning, research, curriculum alignment, assessment and record-keeping in an efficient and effective manner. As needed, the teacher will also willingly participate in the school community and student co-curricular activities. We encourage applicants from underrepresented groups to apply. Responsibilities Instructs students using various teaching methods, such as direct instruction, demonstrations, group work, hands-on activities and uses audiovisual aids, technology and other resources to supplement instruction. Prepares a yearly plan, course objectives and unit outlines for course of study following curriculum guidelines and / or requirements of the State of Florida, LHPS, and accrediting agencies. Administers both formative and summative tests and assessments to evaluate student progress and adjust teaching plan. Keeps accurate and up-to-date student records. Issues reports to parents to inform about progress and assessment results. Keeps attendance and grade records. Maintains discipline and safety in classroom. Meets and/or communicates with parents to discuss individual student progress and problems. Participates in faculty and professional meetings, curriculum projects as needed, educational conferences and teacher training workshops. Keeps teacher certification current; provides Human Resources a copy of Certificate or Statement of Eligibility and with proof of courses taken towards certification or re-certification. Should be willing to do whatever necessary to assure comfort, safety and health of students entrusted to him / her. Performs other duties as requested or assigned.
Minimum Degree: BA
Certification Required: Yes
Minimum Experience: 1-3 Years

Teachers must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and must be certified/qualified in grades 9-12 Science or Chemistry. Candidates should have a minimum of two years teaching experience.
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Please submit a cover letter indicating how you would succeed in this position, a current resume, and three professional references with at least one immediate supervisor (preferably current). The application deadline is June 22, 2020. All materials should be submitted electronically as PDFs and emailed to careers@lhps.org specifying "Upper School Chemistry” in the subject line. This position announcement is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job title and the education and skills required. This is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills that are required or may be required in the future.

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