Brooklyn private independent school

Employment Opportunities

Upper School Biology Coordinator and Teacher 2023-24

Berkeley Carroll is a Pre-K through grade 12 college preparatory school of close to 1000 students located in the Park Slope section of New York City. Our vibrant intellectual community draws students from all over the city, admission to the school is competitive, and both our parents and students value achievement and community. 

Berkeley Carroll is looking for a full time Biology coordinator and teacher for the 2023-2024 academic year. This is a full time teaching position with the added responsibility of leading the 9th grade biology team and revising and developing our 9th grade science curriculum with a view towards interdisciplinary, real-world applications and instilling in our students an ability to transfer concepts to future science courses. In addition to teaching and coordinating the 9th grade biology course, the position might include teaching advanced biology courses.  

The ideal candidate will be passionate about content and teaching; will have experience leading teachers and developing curriculum; and will be familiar with best practices around teaching an engaging, rigorous course for the whole 9th grade. 

Candidates should be excited about collaborating closely with the teaching team, department, and the Chair. 

Strong candidates will also have an interest in being active members of our school community, including involvement in student life as a grade advisor, leader of a student club, advisor to a publication, and/or the coach of a team.

Berkeley Carroll is committed to creating an environment that includes a diversity of perspectives and to cultivating an equitable, inclusive learning community in which everyone has the opportunity to experience a sense of belonging. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment to and experience with diversity, equity or inclusion work are especially encouraged to apply.

Salary and benefits are highly competitive and will be offered commensurate with experience and credentials. The salary range for this position is $90-110k. This full-time position begins in August 2023.

All employees of Berkeley Carroll are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Candidates should send a cover letter, resume with a list of references, and completed Berkeley Carroll Employment Application to:  

Scott Rubin, Asst. Director of Upper School:

Danny Gentile, Science Chair: