Biology Teacher

Job posted 08.16

Saint Basil Academy, an all-girls, private, Catholic, college preparatory high school located in Jenkintown, PA, is looking for a full-time, Biology Teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. The Academy encourages and empowers young women to be active and engaged learners, and provides an education that is both challenging and supportive.


  • Bachelor’s degree/certifications in biology and/or teaching science
  • Strong classroom management and communication skills
  • Latest knowledge and best practice in pedagogy, curriculum development, technology, and student assessment

Responsibilities include:

  • Teach a variety of biology, nutrition, and human anatomy courses to students in grades 9-12
  • Plan and supervise students’ laboratory work
  • Collaborate with students and colleagues to advance student science skills and competency
  • Integrate NGSS/NSTA science standards into curriculum
  • Utilize a diverse range of teaching practices to meet needs of diverse learners
  • Plan, evaluate, and revise curriculum, course content, course materials and methods of instruction to meet learner needs
  • Use technology (including online resources and a learning management system) to organize and enhance student learning
  • Collaborate with colleagues on pedagogical approaches and instructional strategies


A competitive compensation and benefits package is provided; exact compensation will vary based on experience and education.

  • Pennsylvania Request for Criminal Record Check (Act 34)
  • Pennsylvania Child Abuse Clearance History (Act 151)
  • Pennsylvania Fingerprinting Services
  • Arrest/Conviction Report and Certificate
  • Virtus: Protecting God’s Children Certificate
  • TB test certification

The Biology Teacher position will begin August 27, 2018. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and references to

Saint Basil Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

Administrative Assistant

Job posted 08.01

Saint Basil Academy is looking for a part-time Administrative Assistant to work in the Counseling Office.

Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate college rep visits
  • Familiarity with Naviance college/career program
  • Coordinate college and career events for students
  • Skill in Excel, Word, etc.
  • Creativity in Bulletin Board design
  • Coordinate calendars for counselors and academic support teacher
  • General management of counseling office agenda and responsibilities
  • General office skills such as filing, data entry, copying, etc.
  • Coordinate communications between counseling department and school community
  • Confidentiality in all aspects of the office is a MUST!


This $15.00/hour position is for 20 hours per week, Monday/Wednesday/Friday, with some flexibility available.

The Administrative Assistant position will begin August 13, 2018. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and references to

Saint Basil Academy is an equal opportunity employer.


  • Please upload your resume in .doc or .pdf format.