Upper School Applied Science Teacher/FIRST Robotics Mentor
Buckley School, The
Sherman Oaks, California
Salary: Based on Experience
Date Posted: 7/6/2020
Job ID: 51980
Position/Title: Upper School Applied Science Teacher/FIRST Robotics Mentor
Employer: Buckley School, The
Department: Science
Category / Heading #1: Teaching  Science - 9-12
Category / Heading #2: Teaching  Science - Computer Science
Category / Heading #3: Teaching  STEM - Science Technology Engineering and Math
Status: PartTime
Job Description/Responsibilities:
The Buckley School has a need for a 3/5th Science teacher to teach sections of Applied Science. The teacher will be required to work closely with a team and participate in the ongoing efforts to build a cohesive K-12 Science scope and sequence. In addition, we are seeking a mentor for our FIRST Robotics program. This work will take place primarily from January to early April with some work needed to be done in the first semester. Hours are expected to be 2-3 hours per day plus some weekend work in January and February as well as attendance at the meets scheduled by FIRST Robotics. The teacher will be required to attend department, faculty and school committee meetings, among other contracted duties in proportion to their teaching load. This position is eligible for benefits.
Minimum Degree: BA
Certification Required: No
Minimum Experience: 3-5 Years

• Bachelors degree in Science or a related field (advanced degree preferred) • Three years’ experience teaching science at the upper school level • Experience working with the FIRST Robotics Program or a similar program • Familiarity with auto CAD programs • General knowledge of programming languages • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with peers • Demonstrated commitment to equity theory within the classroom • Demonstrated commitment to working with children outside of the classroom (advisory programs, clubs, etc.) • Demonstrated skill in using technology to design learning • Exceptional interpersonal skills
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July 25, 2020
Contact Info
Lolli Lucas, Assistant Head of School, at llucas@buckley.org