Classroom Teacher - Charter High School for Architecture and Design
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Science
Job Title: High School Chemistry Teacher
Job Location: 105 South 7th Street, Philadelphia PA 19106
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Chemistry 7-12
Certificate: General Science 7-12
District: Charter High School for Architecture and Design
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Telephone: 215-351-2900 EXT 2226
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Job Description:
High School Chemistry Teacher
Full Time Position
18-19 School Year 


BENEFITS AND PERKS:
-Extremely Competitive Salary
-In-House Professional Development Opportunities
-Tuition and Professional Development Reimbursement
-Competitive Medical, Dental and Vision coverage options 
-Stipend Opportunities
-Dynamic Center City location

The Charter High School for Architecture + Design is seeking a full-time Chemistry Teacher for the 2018-19 school year. 

Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in education or science with PA certification. Under the direction of the school leader, the teacher will create a rigorous program for students. The ideal candidate will possess the qualities needed to create a class environment that engenders  learning and academic growth for all students. Belief in and alignment with our mission are a must.

Being a teacher at CHAD is incredibly rewarding and requires candidates to possess an extraordinarily strong work ethic.  We are seeking teachers who embody a "do whatever it takes" attitude to close the achievement gap.

 Specific Responsibilities
  • Use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices
  • Participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions
  • Communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues
  • Create intentional lesson plans that support student engagement and academic growth
SCHOOL OVERVIEW:  The Charter High School for Architecture + Design (CHAD) is a learning community committed to an innovative program integrating the design process with the mastery of a strong liberal arts education. CHAD is a thoughtful academic environment that engenders love of learning, intellectual curiosity, and new ways of seeing, and prepares students for higher education. CHAD’s teachers are responsible for ensuring that every CHAD student acquires the academic and design skills to succeed in competitive design colleges and universities across the country.
Founded in 2000, CHAD is a college preparatory school located in Center City Philadelphia just 2 blocks from the Liberty Bell. CHAD's design program provides students with foundation skills to support further education in the areas of architecture, industrial design, fashion design, and graphic design. CHAD’s core academic courses focus on developing strong literacy, science, and math competencies and incorporate elements of architecture and design into all subject areas.
 
CHAD teachers are on duty in school Monday through Friday from approximately 7:30 am to 3:30 pm.
CHAD boasts a 91% graduation rate with an average of 93% of our graduates accepted into college.

Interested applicants: Please email Dr. Robert Eckley at reckley@chadstaff.org  

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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