Department Chair: Science, Mathematics, and Technology

Job Level
Senior position
Job Category
  • Applied Tech (STEAM / Maker / CS / Design)
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility

The Chicago Academy for the Arts (, an independent, college-preparatory high school for young artists, seeks a full-time teacher / Department Chair for the school’s newly formed Department of Science, Mathematics, and Technology.

The Department Chair will teach a variety of mathematics courses (including AP Calculus AB and AP Calculus BC) and will lead the newly formed department in long-term process of refining ad aligning curriculum and identifying opportunities for collaboration.

The ideal candidate will have prior experience in leading a department, years of teaching experience at the high school level, a masters degree, and a teaching certificate.

Successful teachers at The Academy are passionate about their subject area and its pedagogy, committed to ongoing communication with parents and colleagues, believers in the ethos of independent schools, and have the interest and energy to uphold a rigorous, college-preparatory curriculum.

Please submit a thoughtful cover letter and resume via email to Jason Patera, Principal:

No calls or faxes, please.