Stephen Gaynor School is an independent, special education school for bright children with learning differences ages three to fourteen. Founded in 1962, Gaynor provides a rich, rigorous, and nurturing environment in which students gain the skills and confidence necessary to learn, grow, and reach their full potential. What truly distinguishes Gaynor is its individualized curriculum, designed to fit the learning styles of each and every child, paced at his/her level.
Stephen Gaynor School recently expanded to a two-building campus totaling nearly 80,000 square feet. The expansion has allowed the school to grow both academically and in the arts, reaching more children with learning differences.
Gaynor is known for attracting outstanding faculty and practitioners and is a leading special education school in New York City.
We are currently seeking an experienced Full-Time Middle School Math Teacher to join our dynamic faculty.
Position to start August 20, 2018.
About the Position – Math Teacher (Full-Time):
Master’s degree in Special Education and/or Mathematics is required
Knowledge of Singapore Math preferred
Singapore model drawing – using manipulatives to teach pre-algebra and geometry to students who have weak fact fluency and confidence.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Teaching advanced levels of middle school pre-algebra, algebra and geometry
Create teaching materials, following curriculum scope and sequence
Working with students to provide individual remedial instruction
Willing and eager to teach students about learning differences, student advocacy and disability law (curriculum provided)
Salary: commensurate with experience
Thank you for your interest!
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It is the policy of Stephen Gaynor School to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, creed, sexual orientation, citizenship, veteran or military status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
About Stephen Gaynor School
The Stephen Gaynor School is an independent, nonprofit elementary and middle school for bright students with learning differences. Our school comprises nearly 300 students ages 3 to 14 with a range of learning challenges, from Attention Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) to speech, language, and motor delays. In a comfortable, nurturing environment and with an unparalleled level of personal attention from our experienced staff, Gaynor School students break down barriers to learning, build self-esteem, and bridge the gap between their intellect and performance.