Kirby School in Santa Cruz, an independent grade 6-12 school, is seeking a full-time Physics, Physical Science and Math Teacher. This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic, experienced professional to join a highly respected educational institution. This position includes health benefits and a salary base that is competitive with CAIS norms. For more information about our academic program, mission, and philosophy, please visit https://kirby.org.
Kirby’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is reflected in our hiring practices; we encourage all qualified candidates to apply. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at the Kirby School will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Kirby School does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of age, race, religion, color, handicap, gender identity, physical condition, developmental disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other characteristic protected by law.
Interested and qualified candidates should email Joe Poirot at email@example.com. Please attach a cover letter, current resume, a writing sample, and at least two letters of reference. Position is open until filled.
The ideal candidate possesses some or all of the following: a single-subject math or sciencecredential, an advanced degree in mathematics or physical science, ample experience in the context of independent and/or public secondary schools.
About Kirby School
Through intellectual challenge in a responsive environment, Kirby empowers students to shape their futures with confidence. Our students learn to think critically, develop their creativity, and engage diverse communities with thoughtfulness and respect.
Georgiana Bruce Kirby is an independent, co-educational day school for grades 6 through 12 and is a member of, and is accredited by, the California Association of Independent Schools, the National Association of Independent Schools, and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Kirby’s CEEB Code is 053290. Established in 1994, Kirby was named for a Santa Cruz pioneer who devoted her life to education, freedom, and enfranchisement. The School was founded on the belief that students who are respected and encouraged will exhibit great enthusiasm for learning and achieve at the highest levels.