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From time to time, CSTA receives information about job openings for science educators. We post those here as a courtesy to the district or organization seeking qualified applicants. To have your posting added, please send an e-mail to webmaster@cascience.org. Please include the application closing date; submissions without closing dates will not be posted.

Last updated April 24, 2015

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Position Description: Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park seeks an enthusiastic and creative teacher to work in the park for 6 weeks during Summer 2015 as a Teacher-Ranger. S/he will work with park staff to develop STEM lesson plans about the battle and war such as the physics of firing a cannon, the chemistry of gunpowder, and student-based learning through their own investigations and analysis. The teacher will test the lessons with local youth.

Website: www.nps.gov/paal

Contact: Karen Weaver Karen_Weaver@nps.gov (956) 541-2785

Application Deadline: Friday, May 8, 2015

Coordinator / Project Specialist, Science - San Diego County Office of Education - College and Career Readiness Department

Salary Range: This position may be filled either a Project Specialist ($73,344 - $89,159 annual rate; Grade M35) or Coordinator ($93,888-$114,130 annual rate; Grade M45) of the Certificated Management Salary Schedule and depending upon the credential(s) of the selected candidate; 214 days
Link to posting: https://www.edjoin.org/Home/JobPosting/665941

Application Deadline: May 01, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Full-Time Science Teacher for Junior High

Private, academic, well-established K-8 school seeks a full-time science teacher for junior high. Applicants must possess a B.A./B.S. degree, have 3+ years of experience, and appreciate an academic curriculum and a private school environment. Competitive salary and full benefit package. Mail, email, or deliver resume with cover letter to: The Dorris-Eaton School, 1847 Newell Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94595, director@dorriseaton.com.

Application deadline: July 10, 2015

Bright Star Schools High School Chemistry and Physics Teacher 2015-2016

At Bright Star Schools students achieve academic excellence, accept responsibility for their futures, and embrace school as family. We offer students the opportunity to develop their unique talents and ambitions in a supportive, collaborative environment, so they are prepared for college and career, and to lead purposeful, fulfilling lives. For detailed information and to apply, please click here

Application Deadline: July 1, 2015

Bright Star Schools Middle School Science Teacher 2015-2016

All five of our Bright Star Schools serve students in urban Los Angeles areas. Across all Bright Star schools over 85% of our students are enrolled in the National School Lunch Program – the educational benchmark for poverty. Our goal is to empower students to break free from the cycle of educational and economic poverty. We prepare our scholars to be lifelong learners and leaders—to
discover ways to create positive change for themselves, their families and their communities. All of our students participate in a program that features rigorous academics and rich life experiences. Our students thrive academically and socially because our core operating principles, which include high expectations, attention to detail, clearly defined standards of accountability, and continuous improvement, provide a framework for success.For complete details on this position, please click here.

Application Deadline: July 1, 2015

Education Manager of School Programs

The Reuben H. Fleet Science Center is San Diego’s only interactive science center and home to the world’s first Giant IMAX Dome Theater. With more than 400,000 visitors annually, we’re proud to be the most visited museum in Balboa Park. The Fleet opened in 1973 and is now evolving into a dynamic county-wide organization dedicated to building and supporting communities rich in science learning. We are poised to expand and move in a new direction

We are on a quest for a dynamic leader who is passionate about science education to lead our many school programs. Our new Education Manager of School Programs will develop and manage our educational programming for school outreach, after-school programs, workshops and teacher programs. This position actively supports our mission and goals by:
• Developing curricula and coordinating/supervising educators for our onsite and offsite programs including Family Science Night programs
• Coordinating all aspects of the Fleet’s school workshops and programs, including scheduling classes, recruiting guest speakers, evaluating, ensuring grant compliance and working with Fleet educators to develop curricula
• Leading a staff of Science Educators

If you are the ideal candidate, you will be a proven leader, passionate about strategically creating new programs and hyper-focused on providing incredible experiences for members of our community. In addition you will have:
• A passion for our mission
• A Bachelor’s degree in education or science and/or a valid CA teaching credential
• Proven staff leadership and community partnership-building skills • The ability to easily navigate through constant change
• Super organizational and time management skills
• Lots of creativity and a dynamic personality

To apply, visit www.rhfleet.org/jobs.html

Application Deadline: May 1, 2015

Quarry Lane School in Dublin, CA

Elementary School Science Specialist
The Quarry Lane School, a private college preparatory school is seeking specialized Science instructors for both upper and lower Elementary levels. The instructor will teach multiple periods of the same subject area covering but not limited Life Science, Earth Science, and Physical Science utilizing the FOSS and EIE programs.

Middle School Physical Science Teacher
The Quarry Lane School, a private college preparatory school is seeking an experienced full-time middle school physical science teacher for grades 6 and 8. This candidate will have superior content knowledge to collaborate with classroom teachers in planning units that integrate learning, are aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and develop rigorous curriculum that exceeds NGSS. This candidate will have a proven track record of providing excellent learning experiences that deepens students understanding of science concepts in preparation for further academic studies and interest in the sciences and STEM related content.

For more information and to apply, email your cover letter and resume to Dhanson@quarrylane.org

Application Deadline: May 1, 2015