Substitute Upper School Biology Teacher

  • Brentwood School
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Contractor Academia Biotech Education Science

Job Description

Brentwood School inspires every student to:

Think critically and creatively.

Act ethically.

Shape a future with meaning.



Substitute Upper School Biology Teacher


Brentwood School, a vibrant and diverse K-12 independent school, is looking for a full time Upper School Biology Teacher for a maternity leave beginning October, 2018 through June 2019. We are looking for individuals from independent, public, private, or charter high schools, or college, with experience in teaching high school age students and one or more degrees in biology.

It is expected that a successful candidate would:

  • Teach two classes of Honors Biology and two classes of regular biology
  • Make science meaningful and relevant to the larger school community
  • Communicate with students and parents as necessary
  • Revise and plan curriculum in conjunction with other members of the Science Department
  • Incorporate educational technology throughout instruction and course work
  • Perform additional duties, such as lunch supervision, as needed

In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal qualities:

  • Strong collaboration skills
  • A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
  • Commitment to diversity and inclusion
  • An interest and openness to professional development
  • Flexibility

Brentwood School is dedicated to the creation of a diverse faculty and staff that better represents our student body and the city of Los Angeles. Information about our school can be found at Please submit a letter of interest and a resume to:

Corisa Moreno
Upper School Administrative Assistant
100 S. Barrington Place
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Fax 310-476-5844

Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree