The Episcopal School of Los Angeles Mathematics Department has an opening for a Middle & Upper School teacher to begin immediately. 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 Jason Brooks, Head of Upper School, 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.