Math/Computer Science (Grades 9-12), Thayer Academy
Thayer Academy seeks an experienced mathematics teacher for the Upper School grades (9-12). The candidate should be able to teach all courses from Algebra I to Calculus, to all levels of ability. In addition, the candidate should be able to teach one section of Introduction to Programming (C++) or be willing to spend a year shadowing a current programming teacher in order to take over the class the following school year. Candidates should have a degree in mathematics or related field and should be willing to contribute to the greater school community by working on curriculum committees, coaching, advising, leading a club, etc.
Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and a resume to Highley Thompson, Upper School Director (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Thayer Academy is an independent, college-preparatory day school for boys and girls in grades 5 - 12. It was founded in 1877 by the bequest of General Sylvanus Thayer, “Father of the U.S. Military Academy” at West Point and founder of the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College.
Thayer Academy is located in residential Braintree, Massachusetts, 13 miles south of Boston on a 34-acre ca...mpus comprised of 9 buildings and 57 classrooms.
Thayer's enrollment for the 2013-2014 academic year is 688 (211 Middle School, 477 Upper School), with students coming from 57 surrounding towns and cities. There are 108 faculty members, 70% of whom have graduate degrees.