Maumee Valley Country Day School is seeking a resourceful and innovative math teacher who utilizes a range of pedagogical techniques in order to reach all learners. The ideal candidate will have a strong educational background and secondary school teaching experience with a degree in math.
This position reports to the Head of Middle School and collaborates closely with the faculty and staff of the Middle School and the Math Department.
MIDDLE SCHOOL MATH TEACHER
Key Responsibilities and Duties:
Demonstrate competency in the field of middle school mathematics
Teach a load of two 8th grade math classes
Manage a student load between 40 - 50 students
Nurture and support students as needed
Maintain open lines of communication with students, parents, and colleagues
Demonstrate a genuine passion for teaching mathematics
Embrace the school and math department mission statement
Skills and Competencies:
Ability to teach 8th Grade Algebra
Flexible and adaptable
Sense of humor and demonstrated success working with teenagers
Familiarity with experiential education
Ability to differentiate instruction
Experience developing innovative curriculum with a backward design framework, such as Understanding by Design
Ability to collaborate within and between departments to emphasize interdisciplinary learning
Able to maximize advantages of a technology rich teaching environment
Faculty - Must be willing and able to secure an Ohio Permanent Non-Tax certificate
or Professional Teaching license. The school will support you in obtaining this once hired. However, it must be secured within the first six months of employment for compliance purposes.
All Maumee Valley employees and volunteers must agree to a comprehensive background check and confidentiality agreement.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We are dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all personnel and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, ability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military status, or veteran status, ancestry, or citizenship, in accordance with applicable laws. In addition, we comply with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, benefits and training. We value a diverse workforce.
Any employee who believes they have been discriminated against may discuss this with their supervisor or the Head of School.
HOW TO APPLY:
cover letter, resume
three written professional letters of reference
copy of college transcripts.
Please use the title of the position in the subject line of your email.
At Maumee Valley Country Day School, children dream, explore, and cultivate their passions and strengths. Our faculty and staff do the same. We are more than a school and more than a group of people—we are a community of lifelong learners who inspire joy. As the only PK-12 independent school in northwest Ohio, we support an accomplished and diverse student body within a progressive academic program.
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