Overview

(1.0 FTE)
Spring Street is seeking full-time (1.0 FTE) middle and high school Science and Math Teacher beginning in the fall of 2022. This candidate would teach two sections of middle school field science as well as one or two sections of middle or high school math (Transitions Math, Pre-algebra, Algebra I, Geometry, and/or Algebra II). See link for full details: https://www.springstreet.org/about/employment/

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Full Time, Mountaineering Skills, Teaching/Education

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have multiple years of experience teaching middle and/or high school students in the subject area in a formal school setting. A Bachelor’s degree is required, a master’s degree preferred. Experience with outdoor education and a willingness to complete Wilderness First Responder training is preferred.

Required Skills:

Teachers who thrive at our school hold themselves to high standards through personal integrity. We are a group of problem solvers who can self-reflect, improvise, collaborate, and are continually searching for ways to engage every one of our students so that they develop into nuanced deep thinkers with compassion and insight.

About Spring Street International School

Spring Street International School is a close-knit community dedicated to helping students from diverse backgrounds find their voice and passion to learn. We build problem-solvers, team-players, learners, and leaders through advanced academics and hands-on curriculum in a safe and beautiful setting.

Spring Street International School is an independent, college prep, co-ed day and boarding school.
Location: Friday Harbor, Washington, is a town on San Juan Island (population 7,000), approximately 70 miles northwest of Seattle. San Juan Island is one of the four major islands and is accessible by ferry or plane.
Grades Served: 6-12
Student Population: 120 students, including 100 day and 20 boarding students from the U.S. and other countries
Student/Teacher Ratio: 8:1; average class size of 14

Application Instructions

Please email a cover letter, resume, and 350-word maximum statement of educational philosophy to [email protected] If selected as a candidate, a minimum of three references will be required at the time of the initial interview.