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High School Science Teacher

Junipero Serra High School

Posted 3/12/2019 until 6/3/2019


Junipero Serra High School is a Los Angeles archdiocesan co-educational high school seeking a High School Science Teacher to teach some of these courses (Integrated Science and Anatomy& Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Science, and PLTW courses) for  2019/2020 academic school year. The ideal candidate is a dynamic, passionate, and well-versed educator with experience in diverse classrooms. 

·         Comfortable working in and supportive of faith-based education.

·         Teaching Science at the high school level.

·         Provides individual and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student.

·         Establishes and maintains the cooperation of the school administration standards of student behavior needed to provide an orderly, productive classroom environment.

·         Maintains professional competence through participation in service education activities provided by the school and/or self-selected professional growth activities.

·         Identifies student needs, and cooperates with other professional staff members in assessing and helping students solve health, attitude and learning problems.

·         Regularly communicates with parents and school counselors on the individual student's progress. 

·         Supervises students in out-of-classroom activities during the assigned working day.

·         Participates in curriculum and other developmental programs within the school, and with specified educational partners.

·         Using a wide- array of formative and summative assessments.

·         Weekly Gradebook Update.

·         Meeting the deadlines and submit all materials not limited to course syllabus, unit plans, finals assessments, and final grades

·         Shares in the sponsorship of student activities and participates in faculty committees.

·         Performs other significant duties as may be reasonably assigned.​


• Education: Bachelor’s degree (required) in Biology/Chemistry or similar course of study (Master’s degree preferred). 
• Experience: At least two years of experience as a teacher in a comprehensive Catholic high school setting, Knowledge of and advocacy for the mission of Catholic Education. Previous experience as a teacher in a STEM or PLTW programs is a plus 

• Master Degree in Biology/Chemistry 
• Credential: General Secondary or Single Subject, • Bilingual speaking, reading, and writing abilities (Spanish).


Junipero Serra High School is committed to hiring a diverse and multicultural staff. If interested in this job opening, please submit (1) a resume, (2) a statement of interest and philosophy of education (no more than two pages). All materials should be sent electronically​

Information/Application Contact:

Junipero Serra High School
14830 Van Ness Ave
Gardena CA 90249
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