Academy of Our Lady of Peace
Application Deadline: Until Filled
The Academy of Our Lady of Peace (OLP), a Catholic, college-preparatory school for girls in the CSJ tradition, located in San Diego, is a school of 750 students and a diverse educational community that strives to educate young women to the needs of society. As a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) school, OLP places a strong emphasis on 21st-century learning skills across the curriculum. The professional culture at OLP is committed to continuous improvement and lifelong learning. Students are passionate about being involved in the school community, and OLP prides itself on graduating women leaders who are making a difference in STEM fields. Find out more about our school at www.aolp.org. OLP is currently seeking to hire a full-time Science teacher who wants to make a positive impact on the lives of students, especially young women, who in many STEM fields are underrepresented for the 2019-2020 school year, to begin onsite August 1, 2019. We are seeking a visionary teacher who will help implement our vision of becoming the leading high school for young women in Southern California. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching AP courses (especially Honors Chemistry, AP Biology, AP Environmental Science) and be comfortable teaching in both the Physical and Life Sciences. Special consideration will be given to candidates with leadership experience within a school setting. The classroom teacher both models and communicates the school mission, philosophy, and core values while modeling behavior that inspires excellence, helping students grow to become young women of heart, faith, and courage in the spirit of the Sisters of St. Joseph.