Trinity Valley School is seeking a full-time Middle School Integrated Physical Science
teacher to join the Middle School faculty beginning in the 2021-2022 school year.
The Middle School at Trinity Valley School:
The TVS Middle School strives to create a nurturing educational experience that meets the unique social, emotional, and cognitive needs of Middle School students while fostering creative problem solving, innovative thinking, and community connection each and every day. The Middle School is much more than a bridge to our Upper School. It provides a foundation of independence and leadership, and through a blend of traditional and unique programming, teachers provide students with the tools to be successful inside and outside of the classroom, and more importantly, in life.
Accordingly, the school seeks candidates who love working with middle school-aged children and place students at the heart of their instructional practice. In addition to teaching duties, all of our Middle School teachers serve as advisors and attend at least one grade-level Trojan Outdoor Experience (TOE) trip. Coaching opportunities are also available for qualified and interested applicants.
Knowledge, Experience, and Skill Requirements:
The ideal candidate will
Hold a master's degree in science or related field (master’s preferred; not required)
Have significant teaching experience, ideally in independent schools
Possess an outstanding grasp of both content and pedagogy in fundamental physical science concepts
Embody and model a profound curiosity about the natural world and delight in both understanding and communicating its inner workings
Have experience and interest in developing innovative uses of technology in the classroom as well as comfort with administrative technology use
Support fully the four main objectives of the TVS Mission Statement Recognize, embrace, and engage in efforts to enhance diversity, equity, and inclusion
Create learning spaces in which all students feel safe, honored, appreciated, and respected for who they are
Nurture a deep feeling of community through actions and attitudes
Balance caring and flexibility while holding students to high expectations
Exemplify personal and professional integrity
Cultivate a learning culture of continuous professional growth
Qualified candidates should complete an online application for employment and attach a résumé by visiting Trinity Valley School Career Opportunities. You will receive an email confirming receipt of your application. For questions or general inquiries about this job opportunity, please contact:
Trinity Valley School is an equal-opportunity employer. It is our policy to provide equal opportunity in all aspects of employment practices. Trinity Valley School does not discriminate against any qualified employee or applicant for employment due to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected category under federal, state, or local laws.
About Trinity Valley School
Trinity Valley School, founded in 1959, is a co-educational, college preparatory day school for grades K-12. The 75-acre campus is located in southwest Fort Worth, TX.