Full Time Chemistry/Biology Instructor

Maine School of Science and Mathematics - Limestone | Limestone, ME

Posted Date 2/12/2024

Full Time Chemistry/Biology Instructor


Application Posting Date:    Wednesday, February 7, 2024

Application Closing Date:    Until suitable candidate is found


The Maine School of Science & Mathematics invites applications for a full-time Chemistry/Biology Instructor to begin in August, 2024.  



  • Teach two sections of lab-based Chemistry (typical high school level), and one section of lab-based Biology (equivalent to AP level);
  • Design and teach a two-week January-Term course (instructor’s choice of topics);
  • Serve as an advisor to a small group of students (typically 10), acting as the primary point of contact between advisees’ parents and the school;
  • Act as an advisor/mentor to one student club or organization;
  • Participate fully in MSSM's living/learning community by attending campus events, offering office hours, attending meetings, and being available to meet the needs of our students and community.


  • A minimum of a Master's Degree in Chemistry, Biology, or a related field;
  • “Doing science” is a critical part of MSSM science offerings, and the successful candidate should have at least three years of successful lab-based Chemistry and/or Biology teaching experience at the secondary and/or post-secondary level;
  • The ability to offer a rigorous, but supportive, classroom experience; 
  • Creative and cutting edge, with the ability to inspire students; 
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills, and a willingness and desire to work with inquisitive and quirky high school students in a close-knit, residential community.


If you are interested in the above position and meet the eligibility requirements,

please complete and return an MSSM application for employment https://www.mssm.org/about-mssm/employment-opportunities/teaching-application

a cover letter, CV/resume, transcript and three letters of recommendation

to employment@mssm.org or via fax at 325-3340 attention: Tracy Moore


 MSSM is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type
Teacher - High School Level
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