Career Opportunities


Bay Ridge Prep invites qualified candidates to apply for the following positions.  Please submit résumés and cover letters via e-mail only using the instructions provided in each job description.  No phone calls or faxes, please. 

Upper School Chemistry Teacher

posted: 03/12/2018

Start Date: August 28, 2018
Salary: Commensurate with experience


About our school:
Bay Ridge Prep, a NYSAIS-accredited, independent, college preparatory school, is dedicated to enriching the intellectual curiosity, creativity, and emotional intelligence of each person.

About the position:
Bay Ridge Prep seeks a talented Chemistry teacher to join our Upper School Science Department. The ideal candidate will be able to teach Chemistry at both the Honors and Regents level and will also be able to teach additional science courses such as physics on an as needed basis. The ideal candidate should enjoy working collaboratively with fellow teachers both within the science department and also within the school at large.

Requirements:

  • Master's or advanced degree in science, science education or education strongly preferred

  • Strong collaborative working skills with fellow teachers across disciplines

  • Commitment to the social, emotional and cognitive needs of all students

  • Previous experience working with and sensitivity to students with learning differences a plus

  • Previous teaching experience in an independent/private school setting preferred


How to apply:

Qualified applicants should e-mail their résumé and statement of educational philosophy to jobs@bayridgeprep.org with the subject line “Upper School Chemistry”. No phone calls or faxes, please.

Due to the high number of résumés received for each job posting, we are unable to respond to each inquiry. The school administration will determine which candidates have a strong potential to join our staff and will make direct contact with those candidates.

We appreciate your interest in Bay Ridge Preparatory School, an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on any basis protected by Federal, State or Local laws.


Upper School Spanish Teacher

posted: 03/12/2018

Start Date: August 28, 2018
Salary: Commensurate with experience


About our school:
Bay Ridge Prep, a NYSAIS-accredited, independent, college preparatory school, is dedicated to enriching the intellectual curiosity, creativity, and emotional intelligence of each person.

About the position:
Bay Ridge Prep seeks a talented Spanish teacher to join our Upper School World Languages Department. The ideal candidate is fluent in Spanish and has extensive knowledge of the history and traditions of Spanish-speaking cultures.

Requirements:

  • Fluent in Spanish; ability to teach other world languages a plus

  • Bachelor's degree required; Master's or advanced degree strongly preferred

  • Strong collaborative working skills with fellow teachers across disciplines

  • Commitment to the social, emotional and cognitive needs of all students

  • Previous experience working with and sensitivity to students with learning differences a plus

  • Previous teaching experience in an independent/private school setting preferred


How to apply:

Qualified applicants should e-mail their résumé and statement of educational philosophy to jobs@bayridgeprep.org with the subject line “Upper School Spanish”. No phone calls or faxes, please.

Due to the high number of résumés received for each job posting, we are unable to respond to each inquiry. The school administration will determine which candidates have a strong potential to join our staff and will make direct contact with those candidates.

We appreciate your interest in Bay Ridge Preparatory School, an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on any basis protected by Federal, State or Local laws.



Lower School Learning Specialist (One Year Leave Replacement)

posted: 02/09/2018


Start Date: August 28, 2018
Salary: Commensurate with experience

 

About our school:
Bay Ridge Prep, a NYSAIS-accredited, independent, college preparatory school, is dedicated to  enriching the intellectual curiosity, creativity, and emotional intelligence of each person.

About the position:
Bay Ridge Prep seeks a Learning Specialist (One Year Leave Replacement) who will provide direct reading and mathematics instruction to students with diagnosed language-based learning disabilities in our Lower School. Our learning specialists serve on a team with other dedicated teachers who are passionate about helping children meet their potential and feel good about their progress. This is an ideal position for  someone with a commitment to special education, a can-do attitude, and a sense of humor.

 

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Special Education (Master’s is preferable)

  • New York State Teaching Certification in Special Education

  • Experience teaching Orton-based reading curricula

  • Experience interpreting neuropsychological reports and IEPs.

  • Strong work ethic

  • Strong collaboration and communication skills

  • Ability to contribute positively to our school's program and culture

 

How to apply:

Qualified applicants should e-mail their résumé and statement of educational philosophy to jobs@bayridgeprep.org with the subject line “Lower School Learning Specialist”. No phone calls or faxes, please.

Due to the high number of résumés received for each job posting, we are unable to respond to each inquiry. The school administration will determine which candidates have a strong potential to join our staff and will make direct contact with those candidates.

We appreciate your interest in Bay Ridge Preparatory School, an equal opportunity and inclusive employer that does not discriminate on any basis protected by federal, state or local laws.

LOWER & MIDDLE SCHOOLS
  • 8101 Ridge Boulevard
  • Brooklyn, New York 11209
  • Tel: 718.833.9090
  • Fax: 718.833.6680
UPPER SCHOOL
  • 7420 Fourth Avenue
  • Brooklyn, New York 11209
  • Tel: 718.833.5839
  • Fax: 718.833.1043

   

Bay Ridge Prep is an independent, private, co-ed, day school accredited by the New York State Association of Independent Schools and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools. Serving students in Kindergarten thru Grade 12 from all across the New York City area, Bay Ridge Prep is located in Brooklyn and dedicated to enriching intellectual curiosity, creativity, and emotional intelligence through a student-centered community that values the unique talents and learning styles of each person.

 

 

About Us

Bay Ridge Prep is a co-ed, K-12 independent school in Brooklyn, New York, that is home to 400 students and over 100 faculty spread across two buildings.  With a student-centered environment and fresh approach to education, Bay Ridge Prep provides an enriching academic experience in a socially mature environment.

Admissions

Bay Ridge Prep is selective in admissions and prospective students go through a formal application process.  What we look for most in an applicant is a student who will benefit from our programs and make a positive impact on our community.

Academics

Bay Ridge Prep students get their first taste of hands-on learning in Kindergarten, when they become owners and operators of their own bakery.  By high school, they are deeply engaged in courses like Science, Research & Design - a three-year class that offers the opportunity to conduct original, independent research.

Arts

Led by experienced arts educators with advanced degrees in art, music and theater, the arts program recognizes that creative expression is a vital and integral part of a student’s development.

Athletics

Home to nine championships in the last seven years, Bay Ridge Prep Athletics offers students an opportunity to explore physical challenges and develop leadership and teamwork skills.

Student Life

Student life is more than just classes, clubs and team sports.  Bay Ridge Prep is proactive in making every day life for students engaging, positive and enjoyable. 

Giving

Giving to Bay Ridge Prep has a profound impact on the daily lives of our students and helps give the school's administration the flexibility and financial resources to address spontaneous needs in and out of the classroom such as undertaking new programs and facility upgrades.

Alumni

Bay Ridge Prep Alumni can be found everywhere.  Our newest alums are at some of the best colleges and graduate programs in the country and older alums are professionals in the fields of medicine, law, media, education, finance and more.

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