Location: Middle School, Grayson Campus, Berkeley, California - USA
Minimum Educational Requirement: Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics or Education or related field, (Master’s preferred)
Work Experience Requirement: 3-5 years teaching experience
Start date: August 2019
Application Deadline: May 20, 2019
Work authorization: J1 visa sponsoring available
Ecole Bilingue Middle School, located in Berkeley, California, is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic and highly motivated Math Teacher to join its academic team for the 2019-20 school year and beyond. The position is available late August 2019.
Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley offers an engaging curriculum that promotes critical thinking and intellectual curiosity. We help our students to become leaders and lifelong joyful learners thereby strengthening their capacity to contribute positively to their communities. We support our students to develop meaningful relationships with peers and faculty based on honesty, respect, and responsibility.
Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
The Math teacher will:
Apply knowledge of best practices for math instruction to support curriculum development and delivery in a rigorous academic environment based on students' individualized strengths and needs.
Establish and maintain a safe and orderly classroom environment with clear expectations.
Generate a classroom culture that is engaging, student-focused and effectively managed.
Offer a whole-child education with a daily emphasis on children’s academic, social and emotional learning goals and benchmarks.
Effectively and consistently communicate, partner, and share with parents, colleagues, and students in support of each child’s learning and success.
Be a positive collaborator and a strong team player.
Participate in professional development, keep up with the latest research, and be open to new ideas and innovative learning.
Participate in school events and contribute to the school’s plan for growth.
Qualifications and desired personal qualities:
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mathematics or Education or related field
Experienced and passionate about teaching in a project-based, student-centered learning environment
Curriculum development experience (a plus)
Knowledgeable, collaborative, friendly, and flexible
Ability to offer academic rigor and mastery of subject matters through an integrated curriculum
Belief in the potential of each child
Ability to integrate social and emotional learning in students’ daily work in addition to developing a curriculum tailored toward different learning styles, talents, and needs
Love of continuous learning and advancement
Positive and consistent classroom management
Strong communication skills and rapport with students, colleagues, and parents
This job description is not necessarily a comprehensive definition of the post.
The above responsibilities are subject to the general duties and responsibilities contained in the employee’s Conditions of Employment. This job description allocates duties and responsibilities but does not direct the particular amount of time to be spent carrying them out and no part of it may be so construed. This job description is not necessarily a comprehensive definition of the post. It also requires the ability to lift and carry items weighing up to 30 pounds unassisted. It may be subject to modification or amendment at any time after consultation with the holder of the post.
Compensation and Benefits:
The appointment is a full-time, year-round, exempt teaching position with comprehensive health and dental plans, a 403B plan, and generous paid time off.
Application Process and Required documents:
In order to complete the application process, interested candidates must provide the following documentation by May 20, 2019.
- A resume
- A cover letter
- A completed and signed EB job application with a minimum of three references (name, address, phone number and email address). The application form can be found at www.eb.org
Please send documentation to careers @ eb.org (Attn: Richard Lyon, Head of the Middle School) please mention “Middle School Math Teacher” in the subject line. No phone calls please. You may visit our website at www.eb.org to learn more about our school and programs.
Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley
Mission Statement: Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley nurtures creative, multilingual learners, equipped to confidently embrace the delights and challenges of an interconnected world.
Founded in 1977, Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley has a long history of excellence in bilingual education in the Bay Area. EB is a preschool to 8th grade French-American school located in West Berkeley. As a recognized leader in international bilingual education, EB integrates the rigor and excellence of a French curriculum into a dynamic, whole-child education, imbuing students with tenacity, cross-cultural fluency, a deep intellectual capacity and vast stores of kindness. EB’s immersion program is taught by caring and committed teachers, supported by a dedicated staff. EB’s core values are Unity, Reflection, Integrity, Zeal, and Endeavor.
Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, generic information or any protected class prohibited by law.
About ECOLE BILINGUE DE BERKELEY
Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley is a French-American bilingual school, CAIS-accredited, PK through 8th grade, located in Berkeley, CA (East Bay of San Francisco).