Job Openings

Positions for 2017-2018

  • Lower ES Core Teacher (Grade 1)
    This full-time position teaches the core academic subjects in grade 1. Subjects include English (reading, writing, spelling, speaking, and listening), math, science, and social studies. The ideal candidate for this position would have ESOL experience and by fluent in Mandarin.
  • ES Music with Movement *
    This position would include teaching music with movement and theatre. Full a full description, click here
  • MS / HS Social Studies
    This full-time position would include 8th Grade Social Studies (US History) and 9th Grade Social Studies (Global Issues 1) and an elective to be determined later.
  • MS Math
    This full-time position would include middle school math sections in grades 6 through 8. AST utilizes the Connected Math Program (CMP) and follows the Accelerated 6th, Accelerated 7th, and 8th Grade Algebra approach.
  • MS / HS Spanish
    This full-time position includes Spanish 1, Spanish 2, and Spanish 3 in the high school. The addition of an AP Spanish in the future is a goal of the program. This position also includes an elective period in the middle school related to Hispanic culture.
* These positions are a result of growth in our school.

Filled Positions

  • HS Math
    This full-time position would teach a variety of high school math courses including Pre-Calculus and AP Calculus. This position may also include 8th grade Algebra. The ideal candidate would be able to teach some of the following HS math electives: AP Statistics, Discrete Math, AP Computer Science, Graph Theory, or Advanced Mathematical Reasoning.
  • MS / HS Science *
    This full-time position would teach core science courses in middle school and high school. The ideal candidate would be comfortable teaching middle school Physical Science and high school Conceptual Physics.
  • HS English *
    This full-time position would teach English in our high school. The position may include elective courses.
  • MS / HS Visual Arts (Grades 6-12)
    This full-time position teaches a variety of visual arts courses including art foundations, drawing and painting, graphical arts, and digital photography. The ideal candidate would also be comfortable teaching ceramics. This position start date is negotiable, but would ideally be by December 1st. 
  • School Counselor
    This full-time position is the guidance counselor for all students grades 1 through 12. This position focuses on the social and emotional well-being of our students. This position also includes responsibilities related to administering standardised tests including Advanced Placement, SAT, and annual ERB assessments. The ideal candidate would also have experience with student scheduling.
  • Upper ES Core Teacher (Grade 5)
    This full-time position teaches the core academic subjects in an upper elementary classroom (grades 3, 4 or 5). Subjects include English (reading, writing, spelling, speaking, and listening), math, science, and social studies.
  • ES / MS ESOL Teacher
    This full-time position would teach some courses in our middle school, pull out students in elementary school for ESOL services, and host after-school instruction / help sessions. Anticipated hours for this position are 9:30 - 5:00.

Teacher Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Teaching certification and at least two years experience required.
  • Bachelors' Degree in Education or related field.  
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters' Degree in Education or related field.
  • National Board teaching certification. 
  • Mandarin language proficiency.    
  • Familiarity with living and working internationally.  
  • Training or experience with Social Emotional Learning.
  • Experience working in an international or multi-cultural school.