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Life Sciences/Biology Teacher

Carney, Sandoe & Associates, an educational recruitment firm, is currently seeking an experienced High School Biology Teacher to fill an open role at one of our partner schools in Western Massachusetts.

Located on a 125-acre campus about 80 miles west of Boston, this school is an independent co-educational boarding and day school with a culturally diverse community serving grades 7-12. The strong, creative, liberal arts curriculum and interactive classrooms challenge students to think skeptically, to grasp complexity, and to originate, test, and communicate ideas with skill and self-confidence.

This role also includes on-campus housing.

Responsibilities of the High School Biology Teacher:
  • Develop and implement a curriculum and lesson plans that will foster knowledge and skills essential to effectively teach students.
  • Teach 4 sections of life sciences/biology.
  • Create hands-on, inquiry-based, project-based lessons that build excitement for science.
  • Demonstrate scientific concepts using models, technology, and other standard or teacher-prepared instructional aids.
  • Evaluate each student’s progress in their scientific knowledge and skills.
  • Serve as an advisor for a group of students throughout the year.
  • Communicate with parents to discuss the individual student’s progress.

Requirements of the High School Biology Teacher:
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in biology or forensic science is required (or extensive coursework in biology, forensic science, or related field).
  • Experience teaching biology at the high school level is preferred, however early career candidates are encouraged to apply.
  • Willingness to be involved in the school's afternoon athletics or extracurricular programming is preferred.
  • Living on campus and working with the school's residential life program is an option for this role.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. (our partner school cannot sponsor visas).


About Carney Sandoe:
Our job placement service is free to job seekers. By getting to know you personally -- beyond just your resume -- we connect you directly with hiring schools whose open positions match your specific requirements (location, school type, position type, etc.) and skills, saving you the time of sorting through hundreds of job postings and getting lost in a pile of resumes.

In addition to this role, we have positions available throughout the United States and abroad including but not limited to: Boston, New York City, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Baltimore, Charlotte, Atlanta, Miami, Houston, Dallas, Cleveland, Detroit, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Denver, Phoenix, Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, and Los Angeles.

Carney Sandoe does not discriminate on the basis of physical handicap, sex, race, creed, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national or ethnic origin in administration of its services, consulting, events, professional development, or other programs.