Upper School Math Teacher

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Marin Academy

Marin Academy seeks an experienced Mathematics Teacher for a full-time position beginning in August 2018. The MA mathematics department values a student-centered inquiry-based approach to teaching that balances content mastery with an emphasis on skill development.

Successful candidates will have demonstrated teaching experience across levels (Algebra I through Calculus), a degree in mathematics, and a desire to work collaboratively with other members of the department on course teams. Ideal candidates will have an advanced degree in mathematics or mathematical education.

The MA mathematics department deeply values a student inquiry-based approach to the discipline, emphasizes process and skill development, and works to connect curriculum and students to the world. The department values exploration and a student-focused pedagogy. Candidates should have a desire to incorporate technology into their classrooms and a demonstrated interest in collaboration.

MA values the inclusion of many voices and perspective and candidates should have the inclination and experience to work in a diverse community focused on issues of equity and social justice.

Individuals with a demonstrated desire to play roles across the school — leading student activities and supporting key programs will be prioritized.

Marin Academy is situated on a 10-acre campus at the base of the hills of San Rafael, CA in the San Francisco Bay Area. As a 9-12 grade independent, college preparatory high school, we have an enrollment of 420 students with academic talent, interest in the arts and athletics, and a passion for a multitude of issues. Our students come from San Francisco, the East Bay, and Sonoma in addition to Marin County. Marin Academy has a block schedule in which classes meet every other day for 75-minute periods.   

Marin Academy’s mission statement “asks every individual to think, question, and create in an environment of encouragement and compassion, and challenges each person to accept the responsibilities posed by education in a democratic society.” We welcome those with a progressive and innovative mindset about teaching and learning and a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. Marin Academy is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity. Salary and benefits are very competitive.  For more information about Marin Academy, please visit our website (www.ma.org).

Qualified candidates interested in the full-time Math Teaching position should send the following to Scott Young, Dean of Faculty (deanoffaculty@ma.org):

  • Cover Letter
  • Educational Philosophy
  • Resume

To apply for this job email your details to deanoffaculty@ma.org

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