The Emery/Weiner School seeks qualified, progressive, energetic, faculty members from diverse backgrounds for grades six through 12. Preference is given for experience and advanced degrees. The School does not discriminate in employment against any individual on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, race, color, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, religion or age.
The School offers a wide range of benefits and opportunities to eligible faculty and staff, including:
- Competitive salaries based on experience, degree and performance
- Financial assistance with moving expenses
- Two health insurance programs
- Prescription drug plan
- Dental and vision care insurance
- Disability and life insurance
- A flexible spending plan
- A 403(b) retirement annuity plan with School matching
- Professional development support
- Cafeteria lunch discount
- A computer for each full time faculty member
- An average class size of 15 students
- Active community service and experiential learning programs
- Middle School faculty have average teaching load of 5 classes plus advisory and activity sponsorship. Upper School faculty teach 5 classes in the Upper School and may be asked to supervise independent studies or special projects, sponsor a club or activity or chaperone field trips
Houston’s low cost of living, moderate climate, world-class arts, cuisine, entertainment, openness to families, recreational opportunities, and rich cultural diversity make it an excellent place to work and live.
US Biology: We are seeking a highly qualified biology teacher for the 2014-2015 school year. The ideal candidate has a passion for engaging students in the application of scientific principles using creative teaching strategies. Advanced degree with 2-5 years teaching experience at the high school level is preferred. Please forward a letter of interest, a current resume, and a list of updated references to Dr. Lue Bishop, Head of Upper School and Academic Dean.
STEM: We are currently looking for qualified candidates to teach US science and assist in developing an US STEM curriculum, with a focus on engineering, technology and entrepreneurship for the 2014-2015 school year. This unique individual has experience in developing curriculum and a demonstrated ability teaching at the high school level with a passion for both. An advanced degree is required, and 2-5 years teaching high school are a must. Please forward a letter of interest, a current resume, and a list of updated references to Dr. Lue Bishop, Head of Upper School and Academic Dean.