AY 2021-22 Part-time Sports Exercise and Health Science Instructor
United World College-USA is seeking a part-time Sports Exercise and Health Science Instructor for the 2021-22 academic year beginning in August 2021. The teacher will be responsible for teaching IB Sports Exercise and Health Sciences. The ideal applicant will hold a Master’s degree in Kinesiology, Physical Education, or a related subject, and have at least three (3) years’ experience teaching Sports Exercise and Health Science.
Favorable consideration will be given to applicants with experience in residential school settings. Experience and knowledge of the UWC movement is a plus.
Sports Exercise and Health Science Instructor The part-time Sports Exercise and Health Science Instructor teaches one class of SEHS.
Course Content and Assessment The teacher is responsible for covering the required course content and assessing student performance based upon a standard set of requirements and criteria provided by the IB.
Extended Essays All teachers are expected to supervise Extended Essays (EE). The EEs are research topics developed by students which result in an essay of approximately 4,000 words and involving four to six hours of work for the supervisor. There are three mandatory reflection sessions that must be completed. Teachers may be asked to supervise Extended Essays in subjects that they do not teach if there are not any in their given subject.
Grades and Reports The teacher will compile grades and write a narrative report for each student in their classes at designated times of the year. Teachers are to track attendance in the approved school platforms.
References and Recommendations All faculty are to write letters of recommendation to colleges and universities on behalf of their students, at the student’s request.
Compensation is commensurate with experience.
UWC-USA is an international boarding school. It enrolls 240 students in grades 11 and 12. All students follow the IB Diploma Program. Roughly twenty percent of the students come from the U.S.; the remainder represent more than 90 different countries. Students are admitted on the basis of merit, potential, and promise.
To apply, complete an application form.Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. UWC-USA is an equal opportunity employer.
UWC-USA does not discriminate in its educational programs, activities, or admission and employment practices based on race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, ancestry, or any other legally protected class.
About United World College-USA
UWC-USA is part of an international 18-school coalition of United World Colleges that share a common mission of using education to unite people for peace and a sustainable future. The campus in Montezuma, New Mexico, is the only UWC in the U.S., and is home to 230 students who represent more than 90 countries.