The Episcopal School of Los Angeles Mathematics Department has a full-time opening for an Upper School teacher to begin in August of 2017. The ideal candidate has at least four years teaching experience, finds joy in being in the classroom, appreciates working with a diverse student body, and is interested in a career in secondary education. The candidate should be familiar with and/or eager to experiment in project-based learning (PBL) curricula, interdisciplinary studies, and the use of technology in the classroom. ESLA is an academically rigorous, socially progressive institution; teachers are encouraged to situate their material in real world questions of morality, social justice, and equity. As a young school, ESLA offers an amazing opportunity for someone with a desire to engage, hands on, in creating new curricula and programs.
-Four sections of high school mathematics
-Preparation of course materials, working from existing curricular frameworks, texts and assessments
-After-school (3:30 - 5:30) tutoring two days a week
-Advisor to Upper School students
-Willingness to participate in some aspect of the school's extracurricular life for at least one quarter (sports, club, performing arts)
Successful Candidates Will Possess -BA/BS degree in a STEM discipline. Advanced degree(s) are a plus. Enthusiasm for and experience teaching AP Statistics is a plus. -A minimum of 3-4 years of classroom teaching experience with middle and/or upper school students. -The ability to use effective classroom management techniques (including the management of tech in the classroom). -The ability to work collaboratively within the department as well as to seek out opportunities to collaborate with other departments. -A desire to create and shape the curriculum and culture of a young school.
Please send resume and cover letter to Jamie Douglass, Mathematics Department Chair, at email@example.com. Write the name of the position for which you are applying in the subject line.
Currently serving students in 6-12th grade and planning the foundation of a new preschool, The Episcopal School of Los Angeles is a city school founded in the heart of Hollywood. We are looking for bright, hardworking, creative teachers and staff members who are interested in being a part of a pioneering generation of educators. Technology and ethics play a central role in our culture. As an Ep...iscopal School, we are an inclusive community that welcomes people from all backgrounds. Unlike traditional independent schools, 75% of our students receive financial aid. As a result, we offer both one of the most diverse communities in the independent school market, as well as one of the most generous.