Upper School Physics Teacher

The Pennington School | Pennington, NJ


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Posted Date 5/11/2022
Expiration Date6/10/2022

The Pennington School is committed to developing individual excellence in all of its students. The curriculum is college preparatory, with an emphasis on individual excellence, fostering the development of the whole student through academics, athletics, community service, and the creative and performing arts. Pennington is dedicated to providing our students with a global perspective, an emphasis on character, an appreciation for diversity and inclusion of all types.

The Pennington School seeks an Upper School science teacher to teach classes in grades 9-12, collaborate with colleagues to strengthen interdisciplinary instruction, and facilitate other experiences for student enrichment in STEM-related activities.


  • Teach students in courses including, but not limited to, physics, physics honors and AP physics
  • Embrace student-centered teaching practices and collaborate with other science faculty to strengthen interdisciplinary instruction of skills within the sciences
  • Work to elicit individual excellence in every student, moving the student toward personal and collective goals in skills, habits of mind, and understanding.
  • Demonstrate warmth, collegiality, humor, and industry in interactions with students and colleagues.


  • A degree in physics or related subject area, with a master's degree, preferred.
  • Minimum of three years of high school teaching experience.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work with a range of learning styles.
  • Experience/willingness to lead at least two extracurricular and/or athletic endeavors.

This position is full-time, exempt from overtime, and eligible for all benefits afforded to full-time Pennington School employees.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, résumé, and salary requirements to: https://pennington.isolvedhire.com/


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