Middle School Science Teacher

Woodlawn School is seeking an experienced full-time middle school science teacher for the 2023-2024 school year. The ideal candidate is a curious, enthusiastic leader who models lifelong learning, enjoys working with adolescents, and is comfortable teaching all levels of middle school science courses, and has a strong interest in project-based interdisciplinary curriculum. 

The school seeks faculty members who are passionate about their respective areas of expertise, eager to collaborate with other teachers across disciplines, committed to ongoing professional development, and willing to contribute their talents and time to extra-curricular student programming and activities. Woodlawn offers a challenging, integrated academic experience and is accredited by both the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

The successful candidate will have:

*A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a science discipline, education, or a related field; master’s preferred

*Understanding of the developmental needs of middle school students and enjoying the journey alongside them

*High degree of flexibility, adaptability, and an adventurous spirit

*Interest in service learning, community building, emotional intelligence, and a passion to actively integrate ideas and curriculum

*Three years or more of classroom experience teaching science to middle school students

*Yearning to instill a love of science for middle school students, by exploring the natural world (on our 61 acre campus)

*Proactive and responsive written and oral communication skills

*Understanding of independent school culture and thrives as a life-long learner

To be considered, qualified candidates should attach a cover letter, resume, and any other supporting documents such as letters of recommendation and certificates to Holly Honeycutt,[email protected].