Middle School Math Teacher

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The San Francisco School

Job Announcement

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL MATH TEACHER

Full-time

Starts August 2018

 

TEACH with US.  Come cultivate + celebrate the intellectual, imaginative + humanitarian promise of each student.

 

We seek a team member who is:

  • a talented, student-centered + inspiring educator
  • a mathematician, engineer, or scientist who loves guiding students to discover mathematical concepts
  • an inquiry-based classroom teacher
  • an innovator in a 1:1 iPad learning environment
  • a culturally competent, engaged community member
  • an excellent communicator + collaborator
  • a compassionate guide for the Middle School years
  • a stand-up comedian…or at least has a good sense of humor

 

The Work:

  • teach equivalent of 4 sections of Middle School Math
  • use Common Core mathematics standards + practices (based on Open-up Resources by Illustrative Mathematics) + Algebra I content
  • collaborate to design + implement courses
  • deepen conceptual understanding; develop students’ sound skills + work habits; differentiate learning
  • advise 12 students; partner with parents/guardians
  • participate in outdoor/travel overnight education trips
  • design innovative electives + clubs; foster a love + joy for mathematical thinking
  • create project-based learning opportunities
  • integrate technology into teaching + learning
  • explore established + emerging best pedagogical practices
  • write high-school recommendations

 

Overview of School

The San Francisco School is an independent school, pre-K through eighth grade, with a commitment to a multicultural + inclusive community. The School embraces San Francisco’s ethnic, cultural + economic diversity.  Our progressive approach to education encourages children to develop self-reliance, strong academic skills, creativity, + a sense of social justice. They graduate academically prepared, inquisitive, courageous, + eager for the challenges ahead.

 

We are committed to increasing staff diversity, both to reflect the high value SFS places on multicultural understanding + for the direct benefit of each student.

 

If you are ready to join us, send a single document by 3/1 with letter of interest, resume + 3 references, and tell us how you became aware of this position to: jobs@sfschool.org

See us today:  www.sfschool.org + how we will grow:  Strategic Plan

Questions?  Please call 415.239.5065

 

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@sfschool.org


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