Employment at King Abdullah Academy
The King Abdullah Academy
Welcoming 2018-2019 applicants
King Abdullah Academy is looking for energetic, flexible and globally minded teachers who are motivated by new opportunities and challenges, and who foster student-centered learning and collaborative teaching practices. Teachers should also:
o encourage students to be self-directed entrepreneurial learners,
o facilitate innovative learning, through interest-based project teaching and learning,
o foster interdisciplinary learning, teaching, and instruction,
o apply teaching practices that are grounded in the real world.
A focus on authentic teaching, learning, and assessment that fosters Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) approach and provide the platform from which the Core Principles are animated in the classroom and all Academy activities.
Studies have shown that Arts education improves student cognition, memory and attention skills in the classroom and a wide range of other academic and life skills. As such, the arts and project-based learning are an integral part of the King Abdullah Academy curriculum and learning ecosystem.
King Abdullah Academy is collecting resumes for the 2018-2019 school year for the following areas:
Elementary (Homeroom Teachers) (PYP)
Math Teacher (MYP) & IB
English Language Acquisition Department Head
ESOL (content area) Teachers (MYP)
Science Teachers (MYP)
Social Studies Teachers (IB training preferred)
Physical Education Teacher
Robotics/Engineering Design Teacher
2949 Education Drive
Herndon, VA 20171
The compensation package includes: