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Innovative STEM/Chemistry Educator, LEAF Academy

Position description

This is an opportunity to help build a world-class innovative and integrated science curriculum. LEAF Academy is looking for an experienced science educator who can teach AP Chemistry as well as introductory level Chemistry. Demonstrated ability to design innovative or interdisciplinary curriculum is also desired. The ability to teach other AP science, computer science or math courses is a bonus, as is a passion for Entrepreneurial Leadership.

Employee perks, benefits

  • Meaningful impact: We aspire to support the development of talented young people who have the potential to be change-makers in society by building a boarding school, literally from the ground up!
  • Professional team environment: You will become part of a diverse and supportive team that strives to be at the forefront of 21st Century Education.
  • Challenging assignments: We are an entrepreneurial organization. On-the-job learning and fast personal development here is inevitable. You have a chance to bring and immediately implement new ideas.

Information about the position

Offered salary

Compensation for the part time role is starting 320 euro base (10 hours per week),

Job requirements

Personal prerequisites


  • Passion for LEAF Academy’s mission and alignment with the LEAF values
  • Proactive and entrepreneurial mindset coupled with preference for teamwork
  • Organized, problem-solver, self-starter
  • Willing to mentor and guide students
  • Capable of working well under pressure
  • Sense of humor and ability to deal with ambiguity
  • Advanced English language

Information about selection process

Roles are open until filled, with preferred start date of our new colleagues being End of Aug

The selection process will include interviews with various team members and teaching demonstration. We take hiring very seriously and want to make as sure as possible that new members of our team will not only be excellent at what they do, but also passionate for both the role and LEAF Academy mission and thriving in our culture.

Company

Company name

LEAF - Akadémia LEAF - LEAF Academy

Company description

LEAF Academy is an exciting new boarding high school which opened in September 2016 in Bratislava, Slovakia with a mission to develop young people with the potential to be future leaders and shapers of society in Slovakia, Central Europe and beyond. Our students demonstrate character, excellence, entrepreneurial leadership, and civic engagement and are selected on a need-blind basis. More information about LEAF Academy can be found at www.leafacademy.eu.

LEAF Academy is a part of the LEAF organization, a Slovak non profit which runs a portfolio of programs focusing on improving education experience of talented high school students, mitigation of brain-drain, and development of talented young professionals. More information about LEAF can be found at www.leaf.sk/en/.

Main company sector

  • Other Educational Organizations

Location of work

  • Bratislava

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