Middle School Science Teacher

Realm Charter School - Berkeley, CA (30+ days ago)3.5


POSITION

We are seeking a middle school science teacher willing to teach science to 7th and 8th-grade students using the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).

WHO WE ARE

REALM Charter School is designed to be a project-based, technology rich learning environment that promotes critical and socially responsive perspectives. Through culturally relevant instruction and curricula, students will recognize and own their ability to shape our world and to better humanity.

REALM enrolls all students in a college preparatory curriculum that builds critical creativity through our principles of Love, Grit, and Action. These three principles are both goals and standards by which our school culture is defined. Our students are known and have a voice; our teaching practice is rooted in love for our students and our community; we help each other get “unstuck”; we use design thinking and immersive technologies to open our hearts and minds to new possibilities; we see the needs in our community and we take action by serving our community.

Built from Love, Grit, and Action, a REALM graduate will:

  • Cultivate a knowledge and appreciation of themselves and others.
  • Harness their vulnerability and discomfort to make new discoveries and perform at the highest academic level.
  • Take active roles in the leadership and transformation of their communities.

WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR

Qualifications:

  • California Single Subject Credential in the applicable subject area
  • Experience teaching advisory.
  • Experience working collaboratively and taking on leadership roles with teachers, parents, and community members
  • Is an innovative, systems oriented thinker who models thinking and reasoning practices for students within evidence based contexts.
  • Experience in integrating creativity and project-based learning as a method of measuring mastery and student success.

REALM teachers are unionized with the Berkeley Federation of Teachers.

Job Type: Full-time