Middle School Science Teacher- Parental Leave

Faculty / Part-Time

Brimmer and May School, Chestnut Hill, MA


The Brimmer and May School, an all-gender independent day school in Chestnut Hill, MA is seeking an experienced, collaborative parental leave replacement for Middle School Science for the 2024-2025 school year. The position includes teaching 2 sections of 7thgrade general science and 2 sections of 8th grade general science. This position runs from the middle of September to the middle of April. The ideal candidate will have a BS in a science discipline, or a related field (Masters preferred), experience working with Middle School students, and a passion for working with students in and outside of the classroom. We seek an individual with a growth mindset who is proficient incorporating emerging technologies into their instruction, seeks to grow through professional development, has a willingness to support the mission of the school, provides student-centered learning opportunities, and has a collaborative spirit. Applicants should be willing to work to implement culturally responsive and anti-racist pedagogy in alignment with the Schools DEIB goals and initiatives.

Please send a cover letter and resume to Cecelia Pan, Science Department Chair at cpan@brimmer.org

Specific Duties/Responsibilities:
-Plan and 7th and 8th grade science

-Work collaboratively with the Science department
-Supervise two study halls a week as well as break and lunch once a week

-Work with students outside of classroom time as needed

-Help foster a positive working and educational environment for students and colleagues and support the schools mission, vision, and values

General Responsibilities:
-Excellent written and oral communication skills and attention to detail
-Punctuality and dependability
-Adherence to all personal policies, procedures, and rules contained in the Brimmer and May Faculty and Staff Handbooks

This position reports to the Science Department Chair and the Assistant Head of School/Head of Middle School

Qualifications:  BS in biology, science education, or related field.  Master’s degree preferred, experience with Middle School aged students

Brimmer is an equal opportunity employer. We select the best qualified applicant for the job based on job-related qualifications, regardless of age, race, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, familial or marital status, national origin, ancestry, or any other characteristic protected from discrimination under state or federal law. As an inclusive community, we welcome candidates who will increase the diversity of our school, especially candidates who self identify as BIPOC.

Brimmer and May School

Chestnut Hill, MA
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School, High School
All Gender