St. Mary's School is seeking an experienced Mathematics Teacher to begin in the 2018-19 school year. This individual will be responsible for teaching Grade 6 mathematics and pre-algebra to students of varying degrees of skills and knowledge.
Reports to: Head of Middle School
Status: Salaried, full-time, exempt, 10 month position
Duties and Responsibilities:
Instruction of Grade 6 Mathematics utilizing the IB Middle Years Programme.
Individual and/or small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of the student.
Establishing and maintaining standards of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom within the limitations of class size and the resources provided.
Evaluating each student’s academic and social growth and communicating with parents through a variety of means.
Helping identify student needs and cooperating with other professional staff members in assessing and helping students recognize health, attitude and learning problems.
Maintaining professional competence through participation in-service education activities provided by the school and/or self-selected growth activities.
Accurate accounting for attendance.
Administering group standardized tests.
Supporting the School and its mission.
Other duties as required by the Head of Middle School and/or the Head of School.
• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a related field. • 3-5 years experience teaching middle school mathematics. • Committed to ongoing collaboration with colleagues, administrators, parents and students. • Outstanding interpersonal skills with a strong customer service focus (internal and external). • Strong written and oral communication skills with an ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders of the school. • Highly ethical team player. • High energy, self-starter with ability to successfully prioritize and multi-task in an atmosphere in which time sensitive deadlines are the norm, as are interruption. • Strong computer skills with a proficiency in MS office.
For consideration, please send your resume and statement of educational philosophy along with a cover letter indicating your salary requirement to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also reference that you found this position through NAIS on your cover letter.
About our School:
Located in beautiful south Orange County, California, St. Mary's School is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School dedicated to inquiry-based academic excellence, developing well-rounded, confident children who flourish in a creative environment founded on Christian values. We are a co-educational, day school serving approximately 700 students from Early Preschool to Grade 8.
For more information about St. Mary's School, please visit our website at www.smaa.org
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable
In addition to a competitive salary, we offer an excellent benefit package that includes health, dental, vision, life, long-term disability and short-term disability plan options. We also offer a matching 401(k) plan, paid personal and sick time and five weeks of paid holidays per year.
About St. Mary's School
For more information about our school, please visit our website at www.smaa.org