Alexander Dawson School

Las Vegas , NV

The Alexander Dawson School

Alexander Dawson School
Las Vegas, NV Internship
Posted on July 10, 2018
The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain is a co-educational, independent school with approximately 500 students in grades preschool through grade eight. Located in beautiful Summerlin near the entrance to Red Rock Natural Preserve and about 20 minutes from downtown Las Vegas, Alexander Dawson’s education reflects its Core Beliefs. Alexander Dawson seeks a science teacher with at least three years of experience who possesses a deep working knowledge of the social, emotional and academic needs of middle school students. This position is ideal for the dynamic, versatile and knowledgeable teacher who has experience designing and implementing science curriculum. Dawson is seeking a visionary teacher who will collaborate with the science department as well as the design-thinking team to create inquiry-based research coursework that will allow students to develop the habits of mind needed to be successful learners. The candidate is responsible for the general supervision and management of the students, as well as the planning and execution of an educational program that balances the development of essential capacities with intellectual experiences and academic goals. The candidate will also work collaboratively with cross-grade level colleagues and administrators on integrating best practices that ensure each child’s developmental success and engagement. The position begins on August 3, 2018.