Ursuline Academy of Dallas is seeking a full-time teacher for Physics. The ideal candidate will possess
a Master’s degree in physics or related field
at least two years teaching experience in physics and in-depth knowledge of subject matter
a positive, professional, collaborative work style
the ability to educate in an engaging manner
a passion for innovation, collaboration and participation in a community of learning
the dedication to ensure the spirit and life of the school mission
Ursuline supports the student-based inquiry method, Modeling. Candidates must be comfortable with or willing to learn the Modeling method in teaching physics, with required attendance at a summer workshop unless previously trained. We seek candidates who embrace learner-driven approaches/pedagogy.
In addition to classroom responsibilities, full-time teachers at Ursuline Academy serve as advisors, actively participate in non-academic student activities such as moderating clubs, chaperoning events, and student supervision, and enthusiastically pursue professional development opportunities as they join a Catholic, independent school culture.
Teaching experience in a Catholic and/or independent school and/or all girls’ environment and the ability to teach other sciences and/or math classes is strongly preferred.
Founded in 1874, Ursuline Academy of Dallas is an independent Catholic, college preparatory school for young women sponsored by the Ursuline Sisters. The mission of Ursuline Academy is the total development of the individual student through spiritual formation, intellectual growth, service to others, and building of community.
About Ursuline Academy of Dallas
Ursuline Academy of Dallas is an independent Catholic college preparatory school for young women in grades 9-12. Educating students since 1874, the Academy is the oldest continuously operating school in Dallas. With a distinguished tradition of academic excellence, innovation and service, Ursuline educates young women for leadership in a global society. Total enrollment is approximately 800 students; average class size is 18-20.
The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) is a partner in the AIP Career Network, a collection of online job sites for scientists, engineers, and computing
professionals. Other partners include Physics Today, the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), American Physical Society (APS Physics), AVS Science and Technology,
IEEE Computer Society, and the Society of Physics Students (SPS) and Sigma Pi Sigma.