FACULTY POSTING: Upper School Math Teacher

Type: Full-time faculty
Application Deadline: Until filled
Start Date: August 10, 2020 (first day with students, August 20, 2020)
A Maumee Valley teacher is a guide who orchestrates learning for students in ways that are engaging, challenging and relevant. The successful candidate is a resourceful teacher who utilizes a range of pedagogical techniques in order to reach all learners. All learners will feel safe, respected and confident in the environment created by this candidate. We ask all of our teachers to do the following:
Key Responsibilities and Duties:
  • teach 4 sections of high school level math including Accelerated/AP level classes
  • manage a student load of between 60 and 80 students
  • nurture and support advisee group of between 10 and 15 students
  • participate in the life of the school by attending athletics, arts, fundraising, and other school events
  • participate on committees and task forces as needed
  • sponsor student clubs and activities as needed
  • lead/co-teach Intensives (two out of three per year)
  • support the school vision and mission
Skills and Competencies:
  • STEM experience or experience/interest in developing experiential projects
  • possess an interactive approach to teaching
  • ability to collaborate within and between departments
  • ideally, have experience with differentiated instruction
  • ideally, have experience developing UBD units
  • be creative and have ideas for developing intensive math units or courses
  • be adept at teaching with graphing calculators and familiar with other technologies
  • be enthusiastic about teaching math and pursuing professional development
Credentials:
  • Experience teaching upper-level math classes
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field
Background check:
All Maumee Valley employees and volunteers must agree to a comprehensive background check.

How to apply:
Please email your documents in PDF format to hr@mvcds.org. Documents needed: MVCDS Application, cover letter, resume, and three professional letters of reference. Please use the title of the position in the subject line of your email.
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