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Science Teacher

The Opportunity

Covenant Preparatory School’s Science Teacher facilitates the classroom and curricular components of the school’s science program. Inspiring a love of STEM amongst our students, the Science Teacher serves a truly invaluable role in the life of our school. As a member of the NativityMiguel Coalition, Covenant Prep is on an extended day program, running from approximately 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM and includes Summer Academy for the month of July.


Candidates should be mission driven with a  firm commitment to social justice. Additionally, candidates should demonstrate generosity of spirit, an exceptional work ethic, flexibility, and a willingness to consistently learn. Covenant Prep teachers play a major role in all aspects of school life. In addition to teaching responsibilities, all teachers participate in the school’s advisory, athletics/activities, and service programs.



  • Teach  approximately three STEM-related classes to grades of no more than fifteen students;

  • Be families’ first point of contact as the advisor to a small group of students;

  • Coach or run clubs and/or after school activities;

  • Supervise students throughout the school day on a faculty rotation;

  • Obtain proper endorsement to transport students in school vehicles and/or chaperone off-campus events;

  • Participate in Summer Academy (usually the month of July);

  • Other assigned duties, as needed, during the regular school year and Summer Academy (some of which may happen outside of the typical schedule). 


  • A firm commitment to the Covenant Preparatory School mission

  • A bachelor’s degree in a STEM related field (teaching certificate not required).

  • A willingness to contribute to all aspects of school life including athletics, advisory, and other school-related commitments

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish (preferred, not required)

About Covenant Prep

Covenant Preparatory School provides young men in grades 5 through 8 from underserved communities in Hartford, the foundation required to successfully pursue higher education, to develop the strength of their character, and to inspire them to live with integrity as leaders committed to their communities.  More information about the school can be found on our website:


Covenant Preparatory School is strongly committed to equal opportunity for all its employees and actively seeks diverse candidates for employment. Covenant Prep does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identification, or any other characteristic protected by law. 


How to Apply

Interested candidates should email their resume and cover letter to Nikki Cannavo, Principal, at

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