North Country School is seeking a full-time upper school math/Geometry teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. North Country School is a junior boarding/day school, enrolling students in grades 4-9. North Country School is located in Lake Placid, New York and has been educating bright, creative and dedicated students since 1938. Applicants should be experienced educators who are comfortable teaching a range of math courses with a primary focus for the 2017-18 school year in Geometry. Our teachers have the ability to meet the academic needs of our students, many of whom excel in the area of mathematics.
A bachelor’s degree in mathematics (or a closely related field) with 3 to 5 years of teaching experience, or acceptable combination of education and experience, is recommended. Additionally, the candidate must have strong interpersonal skills, be willing to partake in all aspects of a boarding school environment and foster a love of learning in the classroom.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary and benefits package.
North Country School is an independent boarding and day school for grades 4-9 located among majestic mountain peaks in the six million-acre Adirondack Park, just outside Lake Placid, NY. NCS is situated on a 200-acre campus with a working farm, private lake, playing field, and alpine wilderness that provide hands-on opportunities for learning, growth, and adventure. Here children and early adolesc...ents benefit from a literal and metaphorical breath of fresh mountain air, learning values of sustainable living and environmental responsibility in the process. At NCS, students thrive in a humanely paced program that features equal parts academics, arts, work, outdoor activities, and team and individual sports. Throughout the school year, the guidance of talented, committed adults, unique program offerings, and a strong, diverse community help children to flourish. For more information, visit our website at www.northcountryschool.org.