Lake Tahoe Preparatory School seeks to hire an experienced science and math teacher, who will be responsible for teaching five classes per semester. The successful candidate will prepare and implement daily lesson plans as well as collaborate with colleagues.
Candidates should have demonstrated success teaching to a range of learners and at least two years’ prior teaching experience. Using a variety of strategies and modalities, the position will necessitate differentiation and consistent assessments. A Masters degree in a related field and AP experience is preferred.
The average class size at Lake Tahoe Prep is 5-9 students. This position is responsible for teaching chemistry, physics, algebra 1, and maybe a geometry class.
All teachers are responsible for implementing the current curriculum, which is in line with the California state standards. Successful candidates will have experience with the thoughtful integration of technology in the classroom. They are also responsible for communicating with LTP administration, leading daily afternoon activities or clubs, serving as a student advisor, proctoring one study hall a week, and working one weekend per month. Boarding school experience is a plus. LTP seeks positive, enthusiastic, and versatile individuals who wish to become an active part of our learning community.
About Lake Tahoe Preparatory School
Lake Tahoe Preparatory School is an international 9-12 boarding school offering a combination of strong learning, supervised study, 100% college preparation, and outdoor adventure in the Lake Tahoe & Reno Area. We enroll students who need the structure of small classes, focused study halls, and daily outdoor recreation. The individual needs of each student remain an integral part of Lake Tahoe Preparatory School. Our staff and faculty believe self-esteem is enhanced through real accomplishment in the academic, athletic, and social aspects of life at a boarding school. LTPS is located one mile from Squaw Valley Ski Area and five miles from Lake Tahoe, providing an excellent location for outdoor adventure and recreation.