Crystal Springs Uplands School, a co-educational independent day school in Hillsborough, California serving students in grades 6-12 on two campuses is seeking an enthusiastic, creative, dynamic, and collaborative full-time middle school teacher to teach mathematics at its campus in Belmont, California. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years of middle school teaching experience, knowledge of the middle level learner, and interest in being part of a dynamic group of teachers who will be part of our continuing middle school expansion.
More specifically, we are looking for candidates who are middle school centric, that is, candidates who:
Love working with middle school-aged children
Possess demonstrated success/effectiveness with 11-13 year olds
Are able to differentiate and teach to multiple learning styles
Have a sense of playfulness and are eager to collaborate with a grade-level team
Have experience with meaningful tech integration for this generation of learners
See connections between disciplines for cross-curricular lessons
Are excited to work with students outside of the classroom by leading an advisory and other student extra-curricular programming
Have sponsored clubs, coached a sport and/or lead local/international trips
Incorporate teaching practices and curriculum development, which are developmentally appropriate and culturally responsive and competent
We are also looking for candidates who:
Possess a depth of knowledge of mathematics, including Algebra and Geometry
Appreciate teaching from multiple perspectives and points of view
Possess a college degree preferably in mathematics or related or relevant discipline
Have demonstrated experience with hands-on, project-based learning
Are open to learning and trying new technology tools
Are organized, energetic individuals who have a willingness to reflect on and make changes to their practice and curricula and are committed to professional growth both in and outside the content area
Please submit cover letter and résumé to Christy Dillon, Assistant Head of School (email: email@example.com by mail: Crystal Springs Uplands School, 400 Uplands Drive, Hillsborough, CA 94010. No phone calls please.
Additional Salary Information: based on years of experience and educational degrees
Crystal Springs Uplands School, a coeducational independent day school in Hillsborough, California, located on the Bay Area Peninsula serving 350 students in grades 6-12. As an institution committed to diversity we encourage minority candidates to apply.