Watkinson School, offering inventive teaching and learning since 1881, is seeking a full-time upper school math teacher for classes ranging from Algebra 1 through Precalculus. Successful applicants will demonstrate creative approaches to math instruction and a commitment to reaching all students through constructivist methodology and a wide variety of questioning techniques.
Applicants must possess an enthusiasm for working in a dynamic environment that encourages design of student-centered work. Watkinson teachers must enjoy interacting with a diverse group of students and establish positive relationships with parents, faculty, leadership, and staff. In addition to these responsibilities, this position includes academic advising and the potential for coaching a sport or moderating an afternoon activity while fully participating in school life. A bachelor's degree with a concentration in math coursework is required.
Watkinson is an equal opportunity employer and an open and affirming community. We seek candidates of diverse backgrounds. This 10-month position begins in mid-August 2019. If interested, candidates should send cover letter, resume and two letters of recommendation.