High School Chemistry Teacher

Job Purpose (Overview)

The Harbour School is a community-oriented organization that values its employees and supports

continued growth and education of all it's staff. We aim to have a work environment that mirrors our

school, with staff loving to come in each day just as much as our students love coming to school.

Working at THS should be as much of a joy as the learning experiences are, and we aim to inspire

future leaders in progressive education.

Teaching at The Harbour School requires teachers to put student learning first, demonstrating

excellence in subject-area matter and progressive teaching pedagogy. Teachers are expected to

regularly reflect and research up-to-date teaching strategies for continuous improvement, for their

own, and students’ benefit.

Teaching at The Harbour School assumes a role beyond the classroom. Applicants must demonstrate

the ability to work and communicate collaboratively within a team, assist with the holistic

development of students and the school, and be open and willing to undertake duties in addition to

their teaching duties.

We are seeking to add to our team and invite applications for passionate High School Chemistry

Teachers to apply now.

Start Date - September 2023

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Bachelor Degree in education; or

  • Bachelor Degree in the relevant subject with PGCE or equivalent

  • Relevant subject-matter teaching experience

  • 1-3 years’ teaching experience with a recognised educational organisation

  • Proficiency in written and spoken English (native speaker level)

  • Excellent knowledge of subject content and pedagogy

  • Knowledge of and experience in using diverse assessments and applying differentiated

  • learning strategies (for both learning support and learning extension students)

  • Comprehensive technology skill-set

  • Strong organisation and time managements skills

  • Sees themselves as a learner, with a positive and solutions-oriented outlook

  • Preferred

  • Previous experience or familiarity with American education system

  • Previous experience with Google suite


The Harbour school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All posts at

the school are subject to rigorous background checks.

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