Poly Prep seeks applicants for a Middle School and Upper School teacher of Mathematics. The position requires knowledge of and practice in constructivist teaching methods, varied assessment methods and tools, and creating student-centered, interdisciplinary lessons.
4 mathematics courses
Willingness to meet with students on an individual basis as need be
Eagerness to keep up with developments in the field and amend and develop curricula as necessary
Ability to keep accurate grades, effectively communicate with students and families, and provide feedback on student progress consistently throughout the school year
Assume role as an advisor for a group of students (7-10)
Advise a club or activity
Attend community events throughout the school year
Demonstrate commitment to professional development
Attend and engage in meetings during and after the school school day including but not limited to: department, committee, divisional and grade level meetings
Poly Prep strives to be an equitable, just, and diverse community, one proud of and deeply committed to empowering students to discover who they are and what they want to be. In keeping with the country day school philosophy, we seek community members who will share a passion for learning in and out of the classroom. Every educator at Poly Prep aspires to uphold our mission “to support and inspire the next diverse generation of leaders and global citizens to act with intelligence, imagination and––above all––character.”
How to Apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter and current resume detailing their interest in the position and specific evidence of their qualifications to Chair of Mathematics Department- Maria DiCarlo at firstname.lastname@example.org
Qualified applicants will have experience teaching and advising at the respective level, differentiating instruction for a wide range of learners, coaching math teams, and incorporating technology in the classroom. Makerspace experience a plus. The ideal candidate will possess a passion for teaching, a love for learning and working with students, families and colleagues, and a sense of humor. Candidates should have at minimum a bachelor’s degree; graduate degree preferred.
About Poly Prep Country Day School
Brooklyn, New York
Nursery through Grade 12 Co-Ed Independent School. Founded in 1854