The Mandela International Magnet School (MIMS) is a fully authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) World School for the Middle Years Program (MYP 7-10) and the Diploma Program (DP 11-12). Our school was founded in the 2014-2015 school year, and has grown a grade per year. In 2018-2019 we will be a 7-12 school and will graduate our first class. As of next year, we will have between 50-60 students per grade level.
MIMS seeks a math teacher who specializes in one or more content areas of interest and can connect themes, concepts and thinking strategies across disciplines. As a globally-minded school, the ideal candidate will bring an international perspective and will contribute to building a school culture where students are encouraged to be curious, principled, kind and fulfill their potential for intellectual and emotional growth. Additionally, the ideal candidate is one who is excited by the prospect of developing interdisciplinary units with colleagues, can teach within the IB framework (or is willing to learn), and establishes strong relationships with students both in and out of the classroom.
Minimum: Four-year degree and valid New Mexico Secondary Teaching License (or the ability to obtain such), with appropriate endorsements for the courses being taught. Specific requirements are referenced on Public Education Department website: www.ped.state.nm.us.
IB experience and/or international teaching experience.
Bi or multi-lingual.
At least two previous years teaching in middle and/or high school.
Authentic desire to fully participate in the IB world community.
Ability to encourage and enliven the IB Learner Profile attributes throughout the school.
Experience with the IB MYP framework and the IB DP prescribed curriculum.
Experience implementing the personal project, service as action, CAS and TOK.
Experience regarding student development in the Approaches to Learning Skills (ATL’s).
The Harvard Project Zero Thinking Routines.
Google Suite for Education, ManageBac and PowerSchool.
One-to-one laptop environment.
About Santa Fe Public Schools
Santa Fe Public Schools is a public school district located in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Established in 1898, our school district currently serves over 13,500 of students in grades pre-K - 12, with a comprehensive curriculum that emphasizes instruction in mathematics, science, and technology. The district has a mentoring program and provides experienced mentors to all first-year teachers. In order to carry on our public education mission, we are currently hiring highly qualified teachers with degrees in their teaching specialties.