The Bridges Academy in West Islip, New York seeks a Math Teacher with demonstrable classroom experience in the Middle School for the 2019-2020 school year. He or she has the desire to grow in an innovative professional learning community, is enthusiastic about teaching and learning, and is current with best practices. Candidates must demonstrate an understanding of the academic and social-emotional needs of middle school students in grades 5-8 and demonstrate the ability to teach students who vary in ability and learning styles. Candidates must be willing to collaborate with faculty and families and be flexible in order to meet the needs of the school community. Strong classroom management skills, solid communication, enthusiasm and a growth mindset are a must.
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Employment is open to qualified applicants without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. EOE/DFWP
Qualifications: all applicants must be New York State certified and hold a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics or a related field of study. A Master’s degree is preferred. S/he will have at least 3 years of successful teaching and be able to prepare students for the New York State Regents exams in Algebra. Additionally, s/he should be able to understand and support Bridges’s vision, mission and values, understanding the unique nature of a small independent school environment.