Rippowam Cisqua Schools seeks a qualified, full-time Lower Campus math specialist and teacher. The ideal candidate will have a deep passion for and knowledge of mathematics instruction in both Early Childhood and Grades 1 through 4.
The Lower Campus math specialist will:
Create and oversee the Lower Campus math curriculum
Ensure that the math program challenges all Lower Campus students, particularly those with a demonstrated history of high mathematical achievement
Teach math classes or groups to a range of Lower Campus grades
Communicate with parents on topics of curriculum implementation and assessment
Will be expected to host “Math Mornings” for parents to better understand the School’s math program and philosophy
Work in partnership with the Division Heads, curriculum coordinators, and the faculty to ensure consistency and understanding of expectations between the Lower and Upper Campuses
Requirements for the position include:
An advanced degree in mathematics or a comparable subject
Candidates must have significant experience teaching mathematics in a school setting, with lower school experience greatly preferred
Detailed knowledge base of preeminent teaching programs and methodologies for math, including TERC Investigations and Singapore Math, as well as any new, emerging programming
Informal colleague evaluations and mentoring
Fluency with technology
A genuine sense of humor, intellectual curiosity, flexibility, and a sincere interest in being part of a team
If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
About Rippowam Cisqua School
Rippowam Cisqua School is a PreKindergarten through Grade 9 independent country day school with Campuses in Bedford and Mount Kisco, New York. RCS serves approximately 400 students from 48 surrounding communities in New York and Connecticut. The Lower Campus, located in Mount Kisco, serves PreKindergarten through Grade 4, and the Upper Campus, located in Bedford, serves Grades 5 through 9.
Rippowam Cisqua School ignites learning in PreKindergarten through Grade 9 students so they believe in their infinite abilities, lead with the skills to bring their ideas to life, and enter the world knowing their futures are limitless.
With an immersive curriculum that specializes in the magic of these wonder years, a teaching philosophy based on strong teacher/student bonds, and an engaging program resolute in creating a growth mindset, RCS students develop the social, emotional and intellectual skills young minds need to embrace new challenges and ideas, confidently problem-solve, and make smart choices to chart their own path.