Park Day School
70% Middle School Math Teacher (Grades 6-8)
The Middle School math teacher is responsible for all aspects of a progressive math classroom, including curriculum development, student assessment and parent communication. This position requires the ability to work collaboratively with other math teachers and middle school staff, teaming to support the students academically, socially and emotionally. There are three math teachers, with three math sections in each grade, and the teachers work together to ensure appropriate program cohesiveness and consistency. We seek vibrant teachers who bring creativity and innovation to their teaching practice.
Candidates must be fluent in progressive educational theory and practices, be culturally competent, and have 3-5 years of exemplary classroom teaching experience and a teaching credential. Candidates must have a working understanding of developmental/constructivist teaching practices and social-emotional learning. She or he will be able to successfully instruct and differentiate for students at different ability levels and multiple intelligences. We are seeking candidates who have a nurturing and supportive tone with students, and experience with collaborative teaching. The hiring process will include a demonstration lesson and interview with a hiring committee.
How to Apply
E-mail cover letter and résumé with references to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or, mail to: Lizette Dolan
Middle School Director
Park Day School
360 42nd Street
Oakland, CA 94609