Convent of the Sacred Heart is New York City's oldest independent school for girls, educating students in Pre-K through 12. As part of an international network of schools, we are committed to a set of principles shared by all Sacred Heart Schools. Known as the "Goals and Criteria,” these principles articulate the core components of a Sacred Heart education, and charge our community with a unified educational mission.
At the heart of our philosophy is the belief that each child possesses unique gifts. Our job is to unearth those gifts, nurture them, and empower each child of the Sacred Heart to share those gifts with the global community. Convent of the Sacred Heart is committed to being an equitable and inclusive community and seeks candidates who connect to our Mission and Goals.
Upper School Math and Computer Science Teacher Full-Time Start date: late August 2018
Deliver exceptional mathematics and computer science instruction to multiple grades. Candidate should be open to a problem solving approach to teaching mathematics.
Collaborate with members of the math department to plan active lessons and instructional aids.
Maintain professional and collaborative relationships with colleagues.
Advise the Computer Science Club.
Commit to learning about and supporting the school's mission.
Communicate effectively with students, faculty, and parents about student progress.
Commit to personal growth through active participation in professional development.
Experience teaching mathematics and computer science.
Strong and advanced knowledge of the course content and pedagogy is imperative.
Knowledge of and experience teaching Exploring Computer Science or AP CS A is preferred.
Candidate must possess proficiency and adaptability with instructional technology.
Facility integrating instructional technology into the math curriculum. Written and verbal communication is clear and concise.
Masters Degree required.
An equal opportunity employer, Sacred Heart seeks to hire outstanding and diverse faculty who work together harmoniously toward the common mission of the school.
Additional Salary Information: Based on experience and education
Internal Number: 1139
About Convent of the Sacred Heart
The Convent of the Sacred Heart is New York City’s oldest independent school for girls, established in 1881 by the Society of the Sacred Heart. Part of a worldwide network of over 150 schools committed to the mission of Sacred Heart education, the school is housed in two landmark buildings on 91st Street and Fifth Avenue. Since its inception, Convent of the Sacred Heart has been governed by a strong commitment to the education of the whole child, addressing her intellectual, spiritual, social, and emotional development.
Convent of the Sacred Heart is an equal opportunity employer. As an equal opportunity employer, Sacred Heart seeks to hire outstanding and diverse faculty who work together harmoniously toward the common mission of the school.